Nawaraj Chaulagain
Assistant Professor of Religion
Ph.D., Harvard University

South Asian Religious Traditions; Comparative Religions; Religion and Modernity; Yoga and Meditation; Theory and Method in the Study of Religions; Ritual Theory and Ritual Practice; Religion and Literature in South Asia


Robert Erlewine
Associate Professor of Religion
Ph.D., Rice University

Modern Jewish thought; philosophy of religion (especially History of Philosophy),
Judaism, continental philosophy


Tao Jin
Associate Professor of Religion
Ph.D., University of Ilinois, Urbana-Champaign

Buddhist philosophy of mind, the Awakening of Faith in Mahāyāna (or Qixinlun),
Buddhist commentarial literature, and theory and practice of Buddhist exegesis


Carole Myscofski
McFee Professor of Religion
Ph.D., University of Chicago

Latin American Religions (especially women in colonial Brazilian religions
and Afro-Brazilian religions), magic and ritual theory, new religions,
and the end of the world


Kevin Sullivan
Associate Professor and Chair of Religion
D.Phil., University of Oxford

New testament and Christian origins, late second temple Judaism,
apocryphal and pseudepigraphal texts, and Christian history to Nicaea