Temple’s Department of Religion faculty specialize in Buddhist, Islamic, Jewish, African American and Christian studies with an emphasis on the comparison and intersection of their traditions.

Terry Rey

Associate Professor

Global Studies, Religion

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location_city 629 Anderson Hall
1114 W Berks St.
Philadelphia PA 19122
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Zain Abdullah

Associate Professor

Religion

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location_city Anderson Hall
1114 Polett Walk
Philadelphia PA 19122
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Rebecca Alpert

Professor

Gender, Sexuality & Women's Studies, Religion

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location_city 1219 Anderson Hall
1114 W Berks St.
Philadelphia PA 19122
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Elizabeth Hayes Alvarez

Assistant Professor - Instructional

Intellectual Heritage, Religion

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location_city 646 Anderson Hall
1114 Polett Walk
Philadelphia PA 19122
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Marcus Bingenheimer

Associate Professor

Asian Studies, Religion

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location_city 636 Anderson Hall
1114 Polett Walk
Philadelphia PA 19122
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Khalid A.Y. Blankinship

Associate Professor

Religion

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location_city 617 Anderson Hall
1114 Polett Walk
Philadelphia PA 19122
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Lucy Bregman

Professor

Religion

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location_city 628 Anderson Hall
1114 Polett Walk
Philadelphia PA 19122
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Douglas Duckworth

Associate Professor

Religion

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location_city 647 Anderson Hall
1114 Polett Walk
PA 19122
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Nyasha Junior

Assistant Professor

Religion

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location_city 648 Anderson Hall
1114 Polett Walk
Philadelphia PA 19122
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Jacob Chulsung Kim

Assistant Professor - Instructional

Intellectual Heritage, Religion

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location_city 022-28 Anderson Hall
1114 Polett Walk
Philadelphia PA 19122
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Mark Leuchter

Professor

Jewish Studies, Religion

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location_city 650 Anderson Hall
1114 Polett Walk
Philadelphia PA 19122
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Laura Levitt

Professor 

Gender, Sexuality & Women's Studies, Jewish Studies, Liberal Studies, Religion

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location_city 641 Anderson Hall
1114 Polett Walk
Philadelphia PA 19122
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Vasiliki M. Limberis

Professor

Religion

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location_city 631 Anderson Hall
1114 Polett Walk
Philadelphia PA 19122
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Shigenori Nagatomo

Professor

Religion

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location_city 6th Floor Anderson Hall
1114 Polett Walk
Philadelphia PA 19122
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Jeremy Schipper

Professor

Religion

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location_city 613 Anderson Hall
1114 Polett Walk
Philadelphia PA 19122
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Leonard Swidler

Professor

Religion

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location_city 642 Anderson Hall
1114 Polett Walk
Philadelphia PA 19122
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Sydney D. White

Associate Professor

Religion

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location_city 651 Anderson Hall
1114 Polett Walk
Philadelphia 19122
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Graduate Students

Our highly selected PhD students are an intricate part of the learning and teaching experience here in the Deparment of Religion. Our graduate students conduct research, teach courses and work closely with various faculty members and students throughout the department.