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

Associate Professor, Religious Studies
785-864-7252
Smith Hall, Room 205

Ancient Mediterranean religions; early Christianity; Dead Sea Scrolls; Coptic, Greek, Hebrew and Latin manuscript studies.

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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