College of Arts & Sciences


Sam Thomas, Ph.D.

Department Chair

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

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

Julia Lambert Fogg, Ph.D.

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.

Rick Hankins

Visiting Lecturer

Vic Thasiah, Ph.D.

Professor of Environmental Studies and Religion
University of Oxford
Environmental philosophy and activism

Khrystyne Wilson, Ph.D., J.D.

Assistant Professor
University of Arizona 2023
Indigenous Religious Traditions, Religion & Law, Religious Freedom