We are delighted to welcome Dr. Kristy Slominski as a new Lecturer. Dr. Slominski earned her PhD in Religious Studies in 2015 from University of California Santa Barbara. Dr. Slominski will join our faculty in the fall 2018, and she will be teaching RELS 2001 and Introduction to Islam. Please join us… more »
With much anticipation, Dr. Monique Moultrie’s new book, Passionate and Pious: Religious Media and Black Women’s Sexuality was released December 8, 2017 (Duke University Press). In the book, she explores the impact of faith-based sexual ministries on black women’s sexual agency to trace how these women navigate sexuality, religious authority, and their… more »
The Dean’s Early Career Award recognizes early-career scholars with exemplary research trajectories. Members of the College’s Board of Visitors and other donors have contributed to the Dean’s Early Career Award.
In the Dean’s letter to Dr. Esaki, she writes, “As a major research university, Georgia State University recognizes the great discoveries and knowledge creation… more »
Religion, Race, and Reconciliation: Overcoming Social Polarization in the Current Political Climate
A Moderated Discussion with Sylvester Johnson, Ph.D. (Northwestern University) Rep. Scott Holcomb (General Assembly, Georgia)
The polarization of American society in both formal politics as well as in cultural life is reaching a new threshold of animosity and antagonism. With Georgia as an… more »
The Dean’s Early Career Award reflects the college’s recognition of outstanding faculty who provide excellent education to GSU students and conduct cutting edge research. Members of the College’s Board of Visitors and other donors have contributed to the Dean’s Early Career Award. As part of the award, Dr. Moultrie will receive a professional development… more »
Program Unit Director serves a three-year term. The Program Unit Director must have prior experience as a Program Unit Chair. She will represent the needs and interests of the Program Units to the… more »
Dates of Program: March 11-19, 2017 Credit Units: 3 Sponsor(s) of Program: Dept. of Religious Studies pilgrimage-protestant-sites-in-scotland-2017
THE PROGRAM: Pilgrimage Sites in Europe will take place during Spring Break of the Spring 2017 semester, with 5 days in Iona, Scotland and 4 days in Edinburgh, Scotland. Pulling from almost 1500 years of history, Iona… more »
Interested in Eastern or Western religions? Check out the course offerings for Spring 2017!
The Department of Religious Studies and WellStar Health System proudly announce the launch of the “WellStar M.A. Fellowship in Religion and Public Life.” This Fellowship, which includes a $12,000 annual stipend and a tuition waiver, supports a master-level student preparing for work in the health care professions with grounding in religion, ethics, and cultural… more »
Monday, October 24, from 10 am – 3 pm. The Student Center Ballroom in the Student Center Free! All welcome!
Come learn about the world’s religions and have a great time in the process! The Department of Religious Studies is… more »