Chair, Margaret W. Harmon Professor, Religious Studies
Religion, Ethics, Politics
Old Main 104
William David Hart, chair of the department, professor and holder of the Margaret W. Harmon Chair, researches the intersection of religion, ethics, and politics. His current projects include a theoretical study of anti-blackness and a comparative analysis of human sacrifice in religion and statecraft. Hart teaches courses on religion and colonialism, religion and constructions of race, and humanism and atheism.