Religion matters – just read the headlines. The field of Religious Studies provides you with an important knowledge base and helps you acquire a valuable skill set that can be used for adaptive problem solving, ethical leadership and engaged global citizenship in an increasingly interconnected world. Our faculty is known for creative teaching strategies, engaged- and service-learning techniques and student-centered pedagogy.
The academic field of Religious Studies fosters intellectual flexibility and cultivates practical competencies. For all those who ask big questions and want to tackle the big problems - we welcome you.
The assistant professor of religious studies will use the support from the National Endowment for the Humanities fellowship to support her work on a book manuscript.
Claussen’s article is included in Virtue Ethics, edited by Tom Angier (Routledge, 2018).
Religious Studies alumna Victoria Oakley '18 has received the 2018 Theta Alpha Kappa Faculty Representative's Award.
Several Elon Center for Engaged Learning representatives presented at the International Society for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (ISSOTL) 2018 conference, including scholars from multiple CEL research seminars.
The award for scholarship and activism from Auburn Seminary was presented Monday, Nov. 19, to Rebecca Todd Peters, professor of religious studies, at the joint annual meetings of the American Academy of Religion and the Society of Biblical Literature.