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Ellen Badone

Professor

Faculty
Department of Anthropology

Members
Institute on Globalization & the Human Condition

Faculty
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Religion and the Social Sciences Western Field

James A. Benn

Professor

Faculty
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Asian Field Buddhism East Asian Religions

Philippa Carter

Teaching Professor

Faculty
Social Psychology Program

Faculty
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Gender and Religion Humour and Religion Religion and Culture

Shayne Clarke

Associate Professor

Faculty
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Asian Field Buddhism East Asian Religions

Dana Hollander

Associate Professor

Faculty
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Religion and Politics Western Field Western Religious Thought

Travis Kroeker

Professor

Members
Institute on Globalization & the Human Condition

Faculty
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Religion and Politics Western Field Western Religious Thought

Daniel Machiela

Associate Professor | Chair of the Department of Religious Studies

Faculty
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Biblical Field Early Judaism

Zdravko Planinc

Associate Professor

Faculty
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Religion and Politics Western Field

Celia E. Rothenberg

Associate Professor | Chair of Undergraduate Affairs, Religious Studies

Members
Institute on Globalization & the Human Condition

Faculty
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Religion and the Social Sciences Western Field

Mark Rowe

Associate Professor

Faculty
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Asian Field Buddhism East Asian Religions

Liyakat Takim

Chair in Global Islam | Religious Studies

Members
Institute on Globalization & the Human Condition

Faculty
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Religion and Politics Religion and the Social Sciences Western Field Western Religious Thought

Matthew Thiessen

Associate Professor

Faculty
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Biblical Field Early Christianity Early Judaism

Stephen Westerholm

Professor

Faculty
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Biblical Field Early Christianity

Peter Widdicombe

Associate Professor | Chair of Graduate Affairs, Religious Studies

Faculty
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Biblical Field Early Christianity Western Field Western Religious Thought

Contract and Sessional Faculty

Joseph LaRose

Contract and Sessional Faculty
Department of Religious Studies

Nick Meyer

Contract and Sessional Faculty
Department of Religious Studies

Sherry Smith

Contract and Sessional Faculty
Department of Religious Studies

Adjunct Faculty

Anders Runesson

Professor of New Testament, University of Oslo

Adjunct Faculty
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Buddhism Early Christianity Early Judaism

Emeritus Faculty

J.G. Arapura

Emeritus Faculty
Department of Religious Studies

A.E. Combs

Emeritus Faculty
Department of Religious Studies

P. Granoff

Emeritus Faculty
Department of Religious Studies

Louis Greenspan

Emeritus Faculty
Department of Religious Studies

Y.-h. Jan

Emeritus Faculty
Department of Religious Studies

Graeme MacQueen

Emeritus Faculty
Department of Religious Studies

A. Mendelson

Emeritus Faculty
Department of Religious Studies

J.C. Robertson

Emeritus Faculty
Department of Religious Studies

Eileen Schuller

Professor Emeritus | Senator William McMaster Chair in the Study of Religion

Emeritus Faculty
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Biblical Field Early Judaism

K. Shinohara

Emeritus Faculty
Department of Religious Studies

P. Younger

Emeritus Faculty
Department of Religious Studies

Graduate Students

Mansoor Abbasi

Graduate Students
Department of Religious Studies

Nida Ali

Graduate Students
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Religion and the Social Sciences Western Field

Gerjan Altenburg

Graduate Students
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Asian Field Buddhism

Graham Baker

Graduate Students
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Western Field Western Religious Thought

Crystal Marie Beaudoin

Graduate Students
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Asian Field East Asian Religions

John Bolton

Graduate Students
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Biblical Field Early Christianity

Alexander Chaffey

Graduate Students
Department of Religious Studies

Ruifeng Chen

Graduate Students
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Asian Field Buddhism

Jeremy Cohen

Graduate Students
Department of Religious Studies

Miriam DeCock

Graduate Students
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Biblical Field Early Christianity

Christopher Emms

Graduate Students
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Asian Field Buddhism

Gerald Ens

Graduate Students
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Western Field Western Religious Thought

Marcus Evans

Graduate Students
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Asian Field East Asian Religions

Katharine Fitzgerald

Graduate Students
Department of Religious Studies

Michael Gabizon

Graduate Students
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Biblical Field Early Judaism

Chaim Grafstein

Graduate Students
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Religion and the Social Sciences Western Field

Merrill Greene

Graduate Students
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Biblical Field Early Judaism

Adel Hashemi

Graduate Students
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Western Field Western Religious Thought

Christopher Jensen

Graduate Students
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Asian Field East Asian Religions

Michael Johnson

Graduate Students
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Biblical Field Early Judaism

Robert Jones

Graduate Students
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Biblical Field Early Judaism

Maxwell Kennel

Graduate Students
Department of Religious Studies

Vinay Khetia

Graduate Students
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Western Field Western Religious Thought

Zacharie Klassen

Graduate Students
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Western Field Western Religious Thought

Andrew Knight-Messenger

Graduate Students
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Biblical Field Early Judaism

Hilla Lahtinen

Graduate Students
Department of Religious Studies

Rachel Lambie

Graduate Students
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Biblical Field Early Judaism

Hanull (Matthew) Lee

Graduate Students
Department of Religious Studies

Paul MacNeil

Graduate Students
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Western Field Western Religious Thought

Anthony Meyer

Graduate Students
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Biblical Field Early Christianity Early Judaism

Jonathan Milevsky

Graduate Students
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Western Field Western Religious Thought

Brian Min

Graduate Students
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Western Field Western Religious Thought

Robert Revington

Graduate Students
Department of Religious Studies

Whitney Ross

Graduate Students
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Biblical Field Early Judaism

Rahim Samnani

Graduate Students
Department of Religious Studies

Nicole Sguigna

Graduate Students
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Religion and the Social Sciences Western Field

Myra Sivaloganathan

Graduate Students
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Asian Field Buddhism

Alex Suderman

Graduate Students
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Western Field Western Religious Thought

Taymaz G. Tabrizi

Graduate Students
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Religion and the Social Sciences Western Field

Abraham Thomas

Graduate Students
Department of Religious Studies

John VanMaaren

Graduate Students
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Biblical Field Early Christianity

Rebecca Vendetti

Graduate Students
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Western Field Western Religious Thought

Mitchell Weishar

Graduate Students
Department of Religious Studies

Gary Wiebe

Graduate Students
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Western Field

Michael Worden

Graduate Students
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Religion and Politics Western Field

Simon Zeldin

Graduate Students
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Biblical Field Early Judaism

Staff

Sheryl Dick

Administrator

Staff
Department of Religious Studies

Doreen Drew

Administrative Assistant - Graduate Program

Staff
Department of Religious Studies

Jennifer Nettleton

Administrative Assistant - Undergraduate Program

Staff
Department of Religious Studies

Postdoctoral Fellows

Jens Borgland

Post-Doctoral Fellow

Postdoctoral Fellows
Department of Religious Studies

Fumi Yao

Postdoctoral Fellows
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Asian Field Buddhism