Faculty

Jacquelene Brinton
Associate Professor, Religious Studies, Graduate Director, Religious Studies
785-864-7255
Smith Hall, Room 204

Islamic Studies; the role of the ‘ulamā’ in contemporary Islam; popular religion; media and religion; gender; comparative ethics; theories and methods in the study of religion

Sam Brody, Assistant Professor, Religious Studies
Assistant Professor, Religious Studies, Undergraduate Director
785-864-1412
Smith Hall, Room 105

Modern Jewish thought; history of Zionism and the State of Israel; Jewish/Christian relations

Associate Professor, Religious Studies
785-864-5582
Smith Hall, Room 9

Religion in Japan; religion in Korea; theory and method in the study of religion; ritual; the body; gender; religion and childhood

Lecturer
Smith Hall, room 106

Religion in America, Christianity in America, scripture, interpretation, conservatism, economics, neoliberalism, race and religion, 20th century U.S.

Professor, Religious Studies
785-864-7258
Smith Hall, Room 201

Buddhist ritual in China; the construction of Buddhist values and identities in relation to the larger field of Chinese religious options

Associate Professor, Religious Studies
785-864-4665
Smith Hall, Room 104

The Hebrew Bible; the ancient Near Eastern world; early Judaism (especially the Dead Sea Scrolls); early Christianity; historical relations between Christianity and Judaism

Associate Professor, Religious Studies, Chairperson, Religious Studies
785-864-7257
Smith Hall, Room 101

Native American religions; ritual; historiography and representation


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