Religion Studies


Religion Studies Faculty

 

William Gruen Department Chair
Associate Professor of Religion Studies
Ph.D. University of Pennsylvania
Ancient Christianity; Religions of the Ancient
Mediterranean; Religion & Animals

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Jessica Cooperman Assistant Professor of Religion Studies, Director, Jewish Studies
Ph.D. New York University
Modern Jewish History
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Kammie Takahashi

Assistant Professor of Religion Studies, Director, Asian Studies
Ph.D University of Virginia
Tibetan and Chinese Buddhism
Buddhist Tantra and early Tibetan Mahayoga
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Peter Pettit Associate Professor of Religion Studies
Ph.D. Claremont Graduate University
Bible and Early Judaism; Biblical Hermeneutics
Jewish-Christian Relations
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Dustin Nash Assistant Professor of Religion Studies
Ph.D. Cornell University
Hebrew Bible, Early Judaism, and Ancient Near Eastern Studies
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Sharon Albert
Lecturer in Religion Studies
Ph.D. Candidate, University of Chicago
Medieval Judaism; Islam; Religion and
Literature; Medieval Literatures (Hebrew, Arabic, & European)
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Purvi Parikh Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow, Religion Studies
Ph.D. University of Pennsylvania
Hinduism, Modern India, Moral Anthropology, Comparative Religious Ethics

 

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Susan L. Schwartz Emerita
For information, contact Lorena Nash