Department of Religion and Classics


Department Directory

Michela Andreatta

Andreatta, Michela

Senior Lecturer in Hebrew | (585) 275-7465
420 Rush Rhees Library

Interests: Literary and intellectual history of Italian Jews from the medieval to the early modern period; Italian Hebrew poetry, particularly devotional and elegiac; Christian Hebraists of Renaissance Italy; Venetian Jewry

Dan Beaumont

Beaumont, Daniel E.

Associate Professor of Arabic Language and Literature | (585) 275-5224
436 Rush Rhees Library

Interests: Arabic Languages and Literature

Douglas Brooks

Brooks, Douglas R.

Professor of Religion | (585) 275-9369
433 Rush Rhees Library

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Brooks, Suzanne

Administrative Assistant | (585) 275-5378
428 Rush Rhees Library

Curt Cadorette

Cadorette, Curt

John Henry Newman Associate Professor of Catholic Studies | (585) 275-9368
438 Rush Rhees Library

Interests: Catholicism in the Americas; Liberation Theology

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Chao, Shin-yi

Associate Professor of Religion | (585) 275-9644
430A Rush Rhees Library

Interests: Chinese Religions

Elizabeth Colantoni

Colantoni, Elizabeth

Assistant Professor of Classics | (585) 275-9360
429 Rush Rhees Library

Interests: Roman, Italic, and Etruscan Art and Archaeology; Roman religion; early Rome

Joshua Dubler

Dubler, Joshua

Assistant Professor of Religion | (585) 275-4756
428A Rush Rhees Library

Interests: Religion in America

Alfred Geier

Geier, Alfred

Associate Professor of Classics | (585) 275-9360
419 Rush Rhees Library

Interests: Greek literature and thought; Plato

William Green

Green, William Scott

Philip S. Bernstein Professor Emeritus of Judaic Studies
Dean Emeritus of the College

Nicholas Gresens

Gresens, Nicholas

Senior Lecturer in Classics | (585) 275-5112
435 Rush Rhees Library

Interests: Latin and Greek Language; Imperial Greek Prose; Ancient Geography, Topography, and Historiograpy

Margarita Guillory

Guillory, Margarita Simon

Assistant Professor of Religion | (585) 275-7780
431 Rush Rhees Library

Interests: African-American Religions; American Religious History

T. Emil Homerin

Homerin, T. Emil

Professor of Religion
Chair of Department of Religion and Classics | (585) 275-4760
424 Rush Rhees Library

Interests: Islam; Arabic Literature; Mysticism

Aaron Hughes

Hughes, Aaron W.

Philip S. Bernstein Professor of Jewish Studies | (585) 275-9359
430 Rush Rhees Library

Interests: Jewish Studies; Islam; Method and Theory of Religion

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Jusino, Emily

Lecturer in Classics | (585) 273-3595
419 Rush Rhees Library

Interests: Greek tragedy; Performance and reception of ancient drama

Anne Merideth

Merideth, Anne

Senior Lecturer in Religion
Director of Undergraduate Studies of Department of Religion and Classics | (585) 275-9367
434 Rush Rhees Library

Interests: New Testament; History and Literature of Early Christianity

Nora Rubel

Rubel, Nora

Associate Professor of Religion; Director, Susan B Anthony Institute for Gender and Women's Studies | (585) 275-7215
425 Rush Rhees Library

Interests: American Judaism; Religion and Foodways

Edward Wierenga

Wierenga, Edward

Professor of Religion and of Philosophy | (585) 275-9370
432 Rush Rhees Library

Interests: Philosophy of Religion; Philosophical Theology