Full Time Faculty

Erik Davis
  • Erik Davis
  • Chair, Professor, Religious Studies
  • Current focus: collective and ritual creativity associated with social protest movements in urban Cambodia and Southeast Asia
  • 651-696-6152

William Hart
Susanna Drake
James W. Laine
Ahoo Najafian


Part Time Faculty

Nicholas Schaser

Visiting Faculty

Jenna Rice Rahaim
  • Jenna Rice Rahaim
  • Visiting Assistant Professor
  • Charity, Humanitarianism, and Gifts; Empathy and Obligation; Migration and Refugees; National and Sectarian Sentiment; Genealogy and Kinship; Postcolonial and feminist literatures; the Middle East and Islamic World
  • 651-696-6847
Brittany Landorf
  • Brittany Landorf
  • Visiting Assistant Professor of Religious Studies
  • ethics of madness, gender, and sexuality in North African Islamic Mysticism; narratives of water and relationship of ecology to the divine; digital humanities

Retired Faculty

Rabbi Barry Cytron


Sara Dion