Religious Studies

Dr. William Adler

Professor Of Religious Studies

Early Christianity and Judaism, New Testament, Dead Sea Scrolls, Jewish and Christian historiography.

Areas of Expertise
Religious Studies
Colleges
CHASS

Dr. Jason Bivins

Associate Professor And Associate Department Head Of Religious Studies

Religion and American culture, religion and politics, American religious history, religion and music; sociology of religion; religious studies. Author of "Religion of Fear: The Politics of Horror in Conservative Evangelicalism" and "The Fracture of Good Order: Christian Antiliberalism and the Challenge to American Politics." Co-author of "Introduction to Christianity."

Areas of Expertise
Religion
Religion and Culture
Religious Studies
Sociology of Religion
Colleges
CHASS

Dr. Tony Stewart

Associate Professor Of Religious Studies

South Asia religions and culture. Religions of India. Research on pre-modern Bengali religious literature in Bengali and Sanskrit languages. Was a Senior Fulbright Fellow, American Institute of Bangladesh Studies Fellow, director of North Carolina Center for South Asia Studies.

Areas of Expertise
Religious Studies
Colleges
CHASS