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Faculty

Core Faculty

Victor Anderson
Oberlin Theological School Professor of Ethics and Society
Professor of the Program in African American and Diaspora Studies and Religious Studies
Email
3-3973
238
Ethics and Society
Dale P. Andrews
Distinguished Professor of Homiletics, Social Justice, and Practical Theology
Cornelius Vanderbilt Chair
EmailHomiletics and Liturgics
Ellen Armour
E. Rhodes and Leona B. Carpenter Chair in Feminist Theology
Director of the Carpenter Program in Religion, Gender, and Sexuality
Email
3-5536
223
Theological Studies
Annalisa Azzoni
Senior Lecturer in Hebrew Bible
Email
3-3972
211
Hebrew Bible and Ancient Near East
James P. Byrd
Associate Professor of American Religious History
Associate Dean for Graduate Education and Research
Chair, Graduate Department of Religion
Email
615-343-3976
202A
Historical Studies
Paul DeHart
Professor of Theology

Email
3-7516
222
Theological Studies
Evon Flesberg
Assistant Professor of the Practice of Pastoral Theology and Counseling
Email
143
Religion, Psychology, and Culture
Juan Floyd-Thomas
Associate Professor of African American Religious History
Email
2-2619
218
Historical Studies
Stacey Floyd-Thomas
E. Rhodes and Leona B. Carpenter Chair in Ethics and Society
Associate Professor of Ethics and Society
Email
3-4074
221A
Ethics and Society
Jay Geller
Associate Professor of Modern Jewish Culture
Email
3-3968
207
Critical Studies in Asian, Islamic, and Jewish Traditions
Jaco Hamman
Associate Professor of Religion, Psychology, and Culture
Director of the Program in Theology and Practice
Email
615.343.5404
202B
Religion, Psychology, and Culture
Forrest Harris
Associate Professor of the Practice of Ministry
Director of the Kelly Miller Smith Institute on the African-American Church
Email
3-0489
237
Leadership and Ministry
William Hook
Associate Dean of Libraries
Director, Divinity Library Professor of the Practice of Theological Librarianship
Email
3-8350
611b Central Library
Theological Librarianship
James Hudnut-Beumler
Anne Potter Wilson Distinguished Professor of American Religious History
Professor of History in the College of Arts and Science
Email
3-3978
232
Historical Studies
Amy-Jill Levine
University Professor of New Testament and Jewish Studies
Mary Jane Werthan Professor in Jewish Studies
Professor of Jewish Studies
Email
3-3967
235
New Testament and Early Christianity
Paul Lim
Associate Professor of the History of Christianity
Associate Professor of History, College of Arts & Science
Associate Faculty of Religious Studies, College of Arts & Science
Associate Faculty of Asian Studies, College of Arts & Science
Email
3-3975
228
Historical Studies
Herbert R. Marbury
Associate Professor of Hebrew Bible
Email
3-3974
240
Hebrew Bible and Ancient Near East
Viki Matson
Assistant Professor of the Practice of Ministry
Director of Field Education
Email
3-3995
209
Field Education
John McClure
Charles G. Finney Professor of Preaching and Worship
Email
Website
3-3989
234
Homiletics and Liturgics
David Michelson
Assistant Professor of the History of Christianity
Assistant Professor of History in the College of Arts and Science
Email
Website
343-3990
214
Historical Studies
Bonnie Miller-McLemore
E. Rhodes and Leona B. Carpenter Professor of Religion, Psychology, and Culture
Email
Website
3-3970
239
Religion, Psychology, and Culture
Mark Miller-McLemore
Dean of the Disciples Divinity House
Associate Professor of the Practice of Ministry
Email
3-3969
236
Leadership and Ministry
Bruce Morrill
Edward A. Malloy Chair of Catholic Studies
Professor of Theological Studies
Email
2-4199
208
Theological Studies
Joe Pennel
Professor of the Practice of Leadership
Email
3-5528
237A
Leadership and Ministry
Graham Reside
Executive Director, Cal Turner Program in Moral Leadership for the Professions
Assistant Professor, Vanderbilt University Divinity School
Email
2-4491
139
Ethics and Society
Joerg Rieger
Cal Turner Chancellor’s Chair of Wesleyan Studies
Distinguished Professor of Theology
Email
215
Theological Studies
Bruce Rogers-Vaughn
Associate Professor of the Practice of Pastoral Theology and Counseling
Email
143
Religion, Psychology, and Culture
Fernando Segovia
Oberlin Graduate Professor of New Testament and Early Christianity
Email
3-3992
233
New Testament and Early Christianity
Choon-Leong Seow
Vanderbilt, Buffington, Cupples Chair in Divinity
Distinguished Professor of Hebrew Bible
Email
220
Hebrew Bible and Ancient Near East
Phillis Isabella Sheppard
Associate Professor of Religion, Psychology, and Culture and Chair of the Divinity Faculty
Email
615-343-3982
210
Religion, Psychology, and Culture
C. Melissa Snarr
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
Associate Professor of Ethics and Society
Email
3-3965
116
Ethics and Society
Trudy Hawkins Stringer
Assistant Professor of the Practice of Ministry
Associate Director of Field Education
Email
3-3962
212
Field Education
Emilie M. Townes
Dean of the Divinity School
E. Rhodes and Leona B. Carpenter Professor of Womanist Ethics and Society
Email
2-2776
110
Ethics and Society

Dual and Secondary Appointment

Sandra Barnes
Assistant Vice Chancellor of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion; Professor of Sociology of Religion
Professor of Human and Organizational Development
Email
2-8714
Peabody #90
Ethics and Society
Gregory F. Barz
Professor of Musicology (Ethnomusicology)
Associate Professor of Religion
Critical Studies in Asian, Islamic, and Jewish Traditions
Dennis C. Dickerson
James M. Lawson, Jr. Professor of History
Email
615-343-4329
209 Benson
Historical Studies
 Tom Dillehay
Rebecca Webb Wilson University Distinguished Professor of Anthropology, Religion, and Culture
Peter Lake
University Distinguished Professor of History
Professor of the History of Christianity, Divinity School
Email
2-3333
211 Benson
Historical Studies
Richard N. Pitt
Associate Professor of Sociology
Director of Graduate Studies, Sociology
Affiliated Faculty, Women and Gender Studies
Email
615-322-7530
Ethics and Society

Long-term Adjunct

Elizabeth F. Caldwell
Visiting Professor in Religious Education
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 Daniel Joranko
Lecturer in the Divinity School and Coordinator of the Riverbend Maximum Security Institution Program
Email
615-343-3966
137
Leadership and Ministry
Victor Judge
Assistant Dean for Academic Affairs
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Divinity Deans Office
Administrative Officers and Support Staff
Dave Perkins
Associate Director, Religion in the Arts and Contemporary Culture

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Administrative Officers and Support Staff
Amy Steele
Assistant Dean for Student Life
Email
615-343-5749
140
Administrative Officers and Support Staff

Current Adjunct