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Jonathan Edelmann

Ph.D. (D.Phil.) Oxford University
Hinduism, Sanskrit, Indian Philosophy, Science and Religion, Gauḍīya Vaiṣṇavism
Rachel Gordan

Ph.D. Harvard University
Judaism, post-WWII American religion, Jewish women’s history, American Jews and middlebrow culture, American Jewish literary history
David G. Hackett
Ph.D. Emory University
North American Religious History, Sociology of ReligionGrad Student Coordinator

Robert S. Kawashima
Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley
Hebrew Bible, Comparative Literature, Ancient Mediterranean Religions
Undergraduate Coordinator
James R. Mueller
James R. Mueller
Ph.D. Duke University
Biblical Studies, Early Judaism, Early ChristianityInterim Department Chair
Vasudha Narayanan
Ph.D. University of Bombay
Hinduism in India & the Diaspora
Terje Østebø
Terje Østebø
Ph.D. Stockholm University
Islam in Africa, Contemporary Islamic Reform, Ethiopia, Horn of Africa
Anna L. Peterson
Ph.D. University of Chicago
Social Ethics, Environmental Ethics, Religion & Politics in Latin America
Mario Poceski
Mario Poceski
Ph.D. University of California, Los Angeles
Buddhist Studies, Chinese Religions
A. Whitney Sanford
Ph.D. University of Pennsylvania
Religion & Nature, Hinduism, North Indian Devotional Traditions
Benjamin Soares
Ph.D. Northwestern University
Islam and Muslim societies, religion & politics, religion & media, religious encounters, Africa and the Diaspora
Gwendolyn Zoharah Simmons
Ph.D. Temple University
Islamic Studies, Women & Religion, African-American Religious Tradition

Bron Taylor Bron Taylor
Ph.D. University of Southern California
Religion & Nature, Environmental & Social Ethics, Environmental Movements & Politics
Robin M. Wright Robin M. Wright
Ph.D. Stanford University
Indigenous Religious Traditions, Anthropology of Religion, Myth, Symbol & Ritual