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Michela Andreatta

Andreatta, Michela

  • Assistant Professor of Hebrew Language and Literature

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


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Bautista, Stefanie

  • Visiting Assistant Professor
Dan Beaumont

Beaumont, Daniel E.

  • Associate Professor of Arabic Language and Literature


Interests: Arabic Languages and Literature

Douglas Brooks

Brooks, Douglas R.

  • Professor of Religion


Curt Cadorette

Cadorette, Curt

  • John Henry Newman Associate Professor of Catholic Studies

Interests: Catholicism in the Americas; Liberation Theology

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Chao, Shin-yi

  • Associate Professor of Religion


Interests: Chinese Religions

Elizabeth Colantoni

Colantoni, Elizabeth

  • Assistant Professor of Classics


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


Joshua Dubler

Dubler, Joshua

  • Assistant Professor of Religion

Interests: Religion in America


William Green

Green, William Scott

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

Gresens, Nicholas

  • Associate Professor of Instruction, Classics

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


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Hawkins, Cameron

  • Assistant Professor of Classics


T. Emil Homerin

Homerin, T. Emil

  • Professor of Religion

Interests: Islam; Arabic Literature; Mysticism

Aaron Hughes

Hughes, Aaron W.

  • Philip S. Bernstein Professor of Jewish Studies

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


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Jusino, Emily

  • Assistant Professor of Classics

Interests: Greek tragedy; Performance and reception of ancient drama


Anne Merideth

Merideth, Anne

  • Professor of Instruction, Religion
  • Director of Undergraduate Studies, Department of Religion and Classics

Interests: New Testament; History and Literature of Early Christianity


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Rood, Caleb

  • Administrative Assistant, Religion and Classics
    Program Coordinator, Center for Jewish Studies
Nora Rubel

Rubel, Nora

  • Jane and Alan Batkin Professor of Jewish Studies
  • Chair, Department of Religion and Classics

Interests: American Religion; Race and Ethnicity; Religion and Foodways


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Türkkan, Sevinç

  • Adjunct Instructor

Interests: Modern Turkish literature and intellectual history; Comparative Middle Eastern studies; Translation Studies; Modern critical theory


Edward Wierenga

Wierenga, Edward

  • Professor Emeritus of Religion and of Philosophy

Interests: Philosophy of Religion; Philosophical Theology