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Robert H Abzug

Robert H Abzug

Professor, Department of History, College of Liberal Arts
zug@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 475 7240

Expertise: American Cultural and Intellectual History; American Jewish History and Culture; History of the Holocaust and Jewish Studies; History of Psychology; History of American Religion; History of Photography; Antebellum America; Psychology, Religion, Photography, American History

Bethany L Albertson

Bethany L Albertson

Associate Professor, Department of Government, College of Liberal Arts
balberts@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 7276

Expertise: Political Psychology, Public Opinion, Political Participation, Religion and Race in US Politics, Experimental Methods

Daniel A Bonevac

Daniel A Bonevac

Professor, Department of Philosophy, College of Liberal Arts
bonevac@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 4333, +1 512 471 4857

Expertise: Philosophy; Logic; Moral Issues; Ethics; Philosophy in Popular Culture; Christian Philosophy; Religion

Virginia G Burnett

Virginia G Burnett

Director, Academic Program, Department of History, College of Liberal Arts
garrard@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 5551, +1 512 475 7822
Spanish Speaker

Expertise: Historic memory and human rights during the Cold War in Latin America, archives and history, and contemporary Central American history. She is equally interested in religious movements and ethnic identity in Latin America, Pentecostalism and other Protestant movements, and the intersection of religion and politics in Latin America, digital humanities, ethnic studies, religion

Mounira M Charrad

Mounira M Charrad

Associate Professor, Department of Sociology, College of Liberal Arts
charrad@utexas.edu
+1 512 232 6300, +1 512 232 6311

Expertise: Political Sociology; State Formation; Social Movements; Gender and Women's Rights; Colonialism; Comparative-Historical Sociology; Middle East and North Africa; gender issues

Elizabeth  Cullingford

Elizabeth Cullingford

Department Chair, College of Liberal Arts
cullingford@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 4210, +1 512 471 4991

Expertise: Only children, Irish literature, politics, and culture; modern poetry; women's studies; drama and film; Shakespeare; the relation between high and popular culture

Victoria M Defrancesco

Victoria M Defrancesco

Lecturer, Lyndon B Johnson School of Public Affairs
vmdsoto@austin.utexas.edu

Expertise: U.S. Politics; Political Behavior; Immigration; Hispanic Interest; race; gender; religion; ethnicity; Latino immigrants; women in politics; political psychology; campaigns; elections

Robin W Doughty

Robin W Doughty

Professor Emeritus, Department of Geography and the Environment, College of Liberal Arts
rdoughty@mail.utexas.edu

Expertise: Cultural Geography; Environmental Resource Management; Landscape Ecology and Biogeography

Alison K Frazier

Alison K Frazier

Associate Professor, Department of History, College of Liberal Arts
akfrazier@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 475 6375

Expertise: Humanist saints' lives; Quattrocento hexameral commentary; Bonino Mombrizio's c. 1477 "Sanctuarium"

Steven J Friesen

Steven J Friesen

Department Chair, College of Liberal Arts
friesen@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 8629

Expertise: Early Christianity; Corinthian society; Apostle Paul; New Testament; Biblical Greek; Revelation; Apocalyptic literature, Religious Studies; Poverty and Inequality in Early Roman Empire; Apocalyptic Literature; Imperial Cults; religion

Gloria  Gonzalez-Lopez

Gloria Gonzalez-Lopez

Professor, Department of Sociology, College of Liberal Arts
gloria@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 6343

Expertise: Sociology of Gender and Sexuality; Migration Studies; Sexual Violence; Masculinities; Sociology of Family Life; Qualitative Methodologies; Gender issues, Family relationships

Jennifer  Graber

Jennifer Graber

Associate Professor, Department of Religious Studies, College of Liberal Arts
jgraber@austin.utexas.edu

Expertise: American religions, religion in the American West, Native American religions, religion and violence; church history

Benjamin G Gregg

Benjamin G Gregg

Associate Professor, Department of Government, College of Liberal Arts
bgregg@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 7274

Expertise: Democracy, Rule of Law, Human Rights, Political Theory, Social Theory, Bioethics, Genetic Manipulation of Humans

Joshua G Gunn

Joshua G Gunn

Associate Professor, Department of Communication Studies, Moody College of Communication
josh_gunn@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 3933, +1 512 471 5251

Expertise: Celebrity, popular culture, popular music, popular fads and fashion, youth cultures, UFOs, alien abduction, exorcism, demonic possession, apocalypse, Halloween, folk religion, folklore, Satanism, occult and occultism, new age, cults, psychoanalysis, psychotherapy, Freud, Jung, Lacan, scatology, ghosts, haunting, the paranormal, pseudo-science, gothic music, gothic subculture, horror film, popular television, cultural studies, rhetorical studies.

Jo A Hackett

Jo A Hackett

Professor Emeritus, Department of Middle Eastern Studies, College of Liberal Arts
hackett15@icloud.com

Expertise: Old Testament, epigraphy, Phoenician language and religion; the period of Judges; women's lives in the ancient Near East; "fertility" religion; sacrifice, including child sacrifice; the study of myths and mythology; polemic against foreigners in the ancient Near East; and computer imaging of Ugaritic tablets; religion

Syed A Hyder

Syed A Hyder

Associate Professor, Department of Asian Studies, College of Liberal Arts
syedakbarhyder@gmail.com

Expertise: Islam in South Asia, Urdu language and literature, Aesthetics in South Asian and the Middle East

William  Inboden

William Inboden

Associate Professor, Lyndon B Johnson School of Public Affairs
inboden@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 2411, +1 512 471 2601

Expertise: National Security, Foreign Policy

Cory F Juhl

Professor, Department of Philosophy, College of Liberal Arts
juhl@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 4944

Expertise: Philosophy of science; philosophy of mind; logic, philosophy of religion, formal learning theory

Robert H Kane

Robert H Kane

Professor Emeritus, Department of Philosophy, College of Liberal Arts
robertkane@utexas.edu

Expertise: Contemporary disputes about ethics and values, freedom and responsibility, in a pluralist world of conflicting beliefs and points of view and the implications of these disputes for social ethics, politics, law and religion

David L Leal

David L Leal

Professor, Department of Government, College of Liberal Arts
dleal@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 1343

Expertise: Latino Politics and Policy

Cristine H Legare

Cristine H Legare

Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, College of Liberal Arts
legare@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 468 8238

Expertise: Cognitive development, cultural learning, cognitive evolution, cognitive science, social cognition, children's learning, social learning, science education, biological education, evolution; ritual, religious cognition, science and religion

Janice  Leoshko

Janice Leoshko

Associate Professor, Department of Art and Art History, College of Fine Arts
jleoshko@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 2581

Expertise: Asian art history; Asian culture; Indian and Tibetan religions, Arts & Humanities.

Brian P Levack

Brian P Levack

Professor and John E. Green Regents Professorship in History; Distinguished Teaching Professor, Department of History, College of Liberal Arts
levack@austin.utexas.edu

Expertise: The history of the law and the interaction between law and politics, witchcraft

Aloysius P Martinich

Aloysius P Martinich

Professor, Department of Philosophy, College of Liberal Arts
martinich@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 6770

Expertise: History of political philosophy, Hobbes, Locke, Hume, philosophy of language, medieval philosophy, Philosophy of language; history of political philosophy; philosophy of religion; seventeenth century England

Eric L McDaniel

Eric L McDaniel

Associate Professor, Department of Government, College of Liberal Arts
emcdaniel@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 7268

Expertise: Religion and politics; Black politics; organizational behavior

Guy H Miller

Guy H Miller

Associate Professor Emeritus, Department of History, College of Liberal Arts
hmiller@mail.utexas.edu

Expertise: Religion and culture; Jesus in popular culture; History of religion in America; Ben Hur.

Gail  Minault

Gail Minault

Professor Emeritus, Department of History, College of Liberal Arts
gminault@austin.utexas.edu

Expertise: 19th and 20th century history of India, including religion and politics, intellectual and social history, and women''s movements.

Thomas G Palaima

Thomas G Palaima

Professor, Department of Classics, College of Liberal Arts
tpalaima@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 5742, +1 512 471 8837

Expertise: Aegean scripts & prehistory, Greek language, war & violence studies, public intellectual writing, music as social criticism, Dylanology

Joseph E Potter

Joseph E Potter

Professor, Department of Sociology, College of Liberal Arts
joe@prc.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 8341

Expertise: Reproductive health, population and development, demographic estimation, Latin America and Texas. Evaluating impact of policies and funding for family planning in Texas.

Mark  Regnerus

Mark Regnerus

Professor, Department of Sociology, College of Liberal Arts
regnerus@prc.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 6307

Expertise: Sexual behavior, religion, and family

Denise A Spellberg

Denise A Spellberg

Professor, Department of History, College of Liberal Arts
spellberg@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 475 7202

Expertise: Medieval Islamic history, religion, and gender, Islamic historiography, and Islam in Europe and America.

Scott R Stroud

Scott R Stroud

Associate Professor, Department of Communication Studies, Moody College of Communication
sstroud@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 5251, +1 512 471 6561

Expertise: Comparative rhetoric, narrative theory, communication ethics and philosophy.

Alexander A Weinreb

Alexander A Weinreb

Associate Professor, Department of Sociology, College of Liberal Arts
aweinreb@prc.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 0437

Expertise: Social and political demography, data collection methods

L M White

L M White

Professor, Department of Religious Studies, College of Liberal Arts
lmwhite@utexas.edu
+1 512 232 1438, +1 512 232 1440

Expertise: Greco-Roman religions; formative Judaism; Christian origins; archaeology and social history; early Christianity; the New Testament; Biblical studies; canonical and non-canonical accounts of Jesus