M. Zakyi Ibrahim, Ph.D.
Professor & Department Chair
Specializations: Islam; Qur'an and its Exegesis; History of Islamic Thought; Women in Islam; Religions in Africa
Office: GH-312 Phone: 657-278-8241
Paul J. Levesque, Ph.D.
Specializations: Christianity, Afterlife, Religion & Politics
Office: GH-309 Phone: 657-278-5902
Jeanette Reedy Solano, Ph.D .
Specializations: Religion & Film/Pop Culture; Latin America & Religion
Office: GH-311 Phone: 657-278-7554
Mugdha Yeolekar, Ph.D.
Specializations: Hindu traditions; living religions of India; women and religion; religious reading
Office: G H-315 Phone: 657-278-4419
Benjamin J. Hubbard, Ph.D.
Specializations: Judaism, Religion & Media
Office: GH-308 Phone: 657-278-3452
James A. Santucci, Ph.D.
Specializations: Theosophy, Vedic literature, Theravada Buddhism, and Samkhya
Bradley E. Starr, Ph.D.
Specializations: Religion & Violence, Christianity, Religion & Sociological Analysis
Janet Bregar, Ph.D.
History of Religions, the study of Comparative Religions and Christian Studies
Andrew Bridges, Ph.D.
Jain Studies, Utopian Studies
Matthew Pitts, M.A., JD
Specializations: Judaism, American Religion, Mormonism and the intersection of law and religion
James Rietveld, Ph.D.
Specializations: History of Christianity in the Early, Medieval, and Byzantine periods, New Testament Studies, and Greco-Roman religions
Office: H-735L Phone: 657-278-8730
Karen F. Scialabba, Ph.D.
Intersection of Religion, Media, & Culture; Interfaith Relations; Perspectives of Marriage & Family in Religion, Religious Education
Sana Tayyen, Ph.D.
Specializations: Contemporary Islam, Women in Islam, Comparative Theology: Ghazali and Aquinas, Islam in America