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Advisory Committee

Richard Amesbury
Director & Professor of Religious Studies, School of Historical, Philosophical and Religious Studies

Gaymon Bennett
Assistant Director & Associate Professor of Religion, Science, & Technology, School of Historical, Philosophical and Religious Studies

Lenka Bustikova
Associate Professor of Political Science, School of Politics and Global Studies

Chad Haines
Associate Professor of Religious Studies, School of Historical, Philosophical and Religious Studies

Okey Iheduru
Professor of Political Science, School of Politics and Global Studies

Stanlie James 
Professor of African and African-American Studies, School of Social Transformation

Joan McGregor
Professor of Philosophy, School of Historical, Philosophical and Religious Studies

Kyle Mox
Associate Dean for National Scholarships

Steven Neuberg
Foundation Professor, Department of Psychology

Pardis Mahdavi
Director & Professor, School of Social Transformation

Karen Taliaferro
Assistant Professor of Political Theory, School of Civic and Economic Thought and Leadership

Hava Tirosh-Samuelson
Director of Jewish Studies and Professor of History, School of Historical, Philosophical and Religious Studies

Sujey Vega
Associate Professor of Women and Gender Studies, School of Social Transformation

Ex Officio
John Carlson
Interim Director of the Center for the Study of Religion and Conflict, and Associate Professor of Religious Studies, School of Historical, Philosophical and Religious Studies

Tracy Fessenden
Director of Strategic Initiatives in the Center for the Study of Religion and Conflict and Steve and Margaret Forster Professor of Religious Studies, School of Historical, Philosophical and Religious Studies

Yasmin Saikia
Hardt-Nickachos Chair in Peace Studies and Professor of History, School of Historical, Philosophical and Religious Studies
      
Staff
Carolyn Forbes
Assistant Director of the Center for the Study of Religion and Conflict