College of Arts & Sciences


Vic Thasiah, Ph.D.

Department Chair

Professor of Religion
University of Oxford
Environmental humanities; violence studies

Rose S. Aslan, Ph.D

Associate Professor
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Islam and Muslim societies, interfaith and interreligious dialogue, material culture, ritual, and pilgrimage in global religions

Peter P. C. Carlson, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Claremont Graduate University 2010
Medieval and Early Modern Britain and Continental Europe; Queer Theology; History of Gender/Sexuality and Religion; Literature and Religion; History of Monasticism; American Religious History

Lisa E Dahill, Ph.D.

Graduate Theological Union 2001
Christian and Lutheran spiritual traditions; ecology and eco-theology; the theology of Dietrich Bonhoeffer; Christian monasticism and the arts

Julia Lambert Fogg, Ph.D.

Professor of Religion
Emory University 2006
Dr. Fogg is an expert in biblical studies, Pauline theology, immigration and border narratives and practices culturally responsive pedagogy with attention to neurodiversity in the classroom.

Sam Thomas, Ph.D.

Professor of Religion
University of Notre Dame 2007
Mysticism and asceticism; religion & ecology, ecological ethics, food & religion; craft and spirituality

Colleen Windham-Hughes, Ph.D., M.Div.

University of California, Santa Barbara 2010
Religion and Public Life; Young Adult Faith Formation and Civic Participation in Religiously Diverse Contexts