Past Affiliates D-H

Name Year Project
Marthinus Daneel 1995-96 The role of African traditional religion in changing societies in Southern Africa; the role of religion in Zimbabwe
William Darrow 1986-87  
Ram Das 2021 Chaitanya Vaishnavism
R.K. Das 1982-83  
Veena Das 1982-83  
Anne Davenport 1999-2000 Science and the contemplative self
Adina Davidovich 1984-85 "Religion as a Province of Meaning: The Kantian Foundations of Modern Theology"
Donald Dawe 1968-69 "The Cosmic Identity of Man in Hinduism and Christianity"
Lily de Silva 1978-79  
Hent De Vries 1997-98 "The Transformation of the Public Sphere: Religion, Multiculturalism, and the Media"
William Deal 1980-84 "The Lotus Sutra in Japanese Culture: A Study of Japanese Responses to Buddhist Symbols"
Max Deeg 2010-11 Translation of Xuanzang's Xiyu-ji and the Nestorian stele, and research on early Chinese reports of Nepal
Mahinda Deegalle 2008 War in Buddhism in South Asia and the role of Buddhist monks in the Sri Lankan peace process
Lydia Nakashima Degarrod


1997-98 "Dreaming Beauty and Subverting Power: The Operation of the Sacred and Aesthetic in Mapuche Dream Narratives"
Sasha Dehghani 2016-2017 Baha'i faith as a world religion
Carol Delaney 1985-87 CSWR assistant director
  1992-93 "Abraham on Trial: The Social Legacy of Biblical Myth"
Karen Derris 1994-96 The social history of Buddhism in India and Tibet
Alexander DesForges 1991-92 The interaction between religious Taoism and the Chinese state
Madhav Deshpande 1983-84  
Robert Desjarlais 2010-11 Yolmo Buddhist experiences and understandings of dying, death, and mourning
Eliot Deutsch 1985-86 Comparative studies in philosophical anthropology
Luca Diotavelli 1998-99 "The Territorial Articulation of Secularization: Social Modernization, Religious Modernization of Italy"
Dong Xiaoyang 1991-92 The revival of religions in the Soviet Union during the reform period
Marie-Christine Doran 2008-09 A Comparative Study of the Impacts of Human Rights Movements on the Democracies of Latin America: Politics, Religion, Ethics
Andreas D'Souza 1993-94 The concept of revelation in the thought of four Indian Muslim leaders
Duan Yuming 1995-96 A study of religious built space as a way of illuminating the relationship between religion and culture in China
Carol Duncan 2006-07 Caribbean Religion and Religion and Society
David Duncavage 1993-94 Christian and Buddhist dialogue, especially the experience of self in the community
Christopher Duraisingh 1975-78 The significance of Ramanuja and Hartshorne for an Indian-Christian theology
Diana Eck 1975-76 "Banaras, City of Light: The Sacred Places and Praises of Kasi"
  2007-08 "Teaching Pluralism: Case Studies for the Theological and Religious Studies Classroom"
David Eckel 1975-76 "The Development of Early Madhyamaka Philosophy: A Study of the Commentaries by Buddhapalita and Bhavaviveka on Nagarjuna's Madhyamakakarikas"
Rohan Edrisinha 2004-05 " 'Unethical Religious Conversions': The Sri Lankan Judiciary and Religious Freedom"
Marc Ellis 1994-95 "Never Again: Fifty Years of Holocaust Interpretations, 1943-1993" 
Sarah Ellis 1998-99 How pastors from the Orthodox Church in Russia perceive non-Orthodox Christian churches
Erik Erikson 1986-87  
Joan Erikson 1986-87  
Carl Ernst 1980-81 "Paradoxes of Faith and Infidelity in Sufism"
Farid Esack 2006-08 Qur'anic Studies, especially Islam and AIDS
Aziz Esmail 1982-83 English literature
Immanuel Etkes 1994-95 History of early Hasidism
Renaud Fabbri 2014-15 Eric Voegelin and the 'East': Philosophy of Consciousness and New Religious Politics
Hadi Fakhoury 2020-21 Exploration on Critical Engagements with Esoteric and Theosophical Traditions in Modern and Contemporary European Philosophy.
Vittorio Falsina 1998-99  
Ward Fellows 1981-82  
Francisco Javier Fernandez Vallina 2012  
Deborah Finkel 1995-96 "The Battle Over Bones: Conflict Between Archaeologists and Religious Jews in Israel"
Michael Fishbane 1986-87  
Alan Fishkin 1976-77  
Aryei Fishman 1990-91 Jewish thought and sociology
James Fitzsimmons 2001-02 Linguistic and textual studies of Classic Maya (ad 250-850) mortuary ritual
Ezra Fleischer 1986-87  
Seth Fleisher 1999-2000 Study of dynamics of medieval literary culture at the cusp of classical and vernacular literary traditions in South and Southeast Asia
Kendall Folkert 1979-82 "Scripture and Continuity in the Jaina Tradition"
Michael Fonner 1991-93 The relationship between Theravada Buddhism and Christian theology 
Antonino Forte 2004-05 "Divakara and Buddhapalita and Their Contributions to Chinese Buddhism"
Richard Frasca 2000-01 "The Dicegame and the Disrobing (Pakata Tuyil): Translation, Textual Analysis, and Ritual Commentary"
Marla Frederick 2008-09 Redemption: Media and Social Change in the African Diaspora
Sean Freyne 2007-08 Galilee in Hellenistic and Roman Times
Eva Jane Fridman 2000-01 "A Re-evaluation of Shamanic Practices in the Post-Communist Period in Russia and Mongolia"
Robert Fulcher 1971-72  
Isaiah Gafni 1991-92 Jewish attitudes toward the phenomenon of diaspora in late antiquity
  1998-99 Diaspora, "Galut," and "Land Theology"
Shanmugam Gangadaran 1985-86  
Richard Gardner 1993-94 "Buddhism and the Performing Arts in Japan"
  1996-97 "The Response to Aum Shinrikyo"
Enrica Garzilli 1992-93 Indian and comparative mythology and the study of Kasmiri Saiva and other Indian rituals 
Ivan Gaskell 2003-04 Humans' complex and varied relationships with, and uses of, sacred objects and sites
Rela Geffen 1999-2000 "The American Jewish Family: Institution in Transition and the Conservative Movement: Facing the New Century"
Kambiz GhaneaBassiri 1995-98 The role of religion in human history, the emergence of religious sects, and the formation of religious identity, focusing on Islam
Abidullah Ghazi 1972-73  
Avner Giladi 2003-04 The social history of midwifery in medieval Muslim societies
Michelle Gilbert 2002-03 Kingship, power, and religion in the ethnically diverse kingdom of Akuapem in southern Ghana
Cheryl A. Giles 2007-08 Medical Ethics in Pastoral Care
Maris Gillette 1991-93 The religious beliefs and practices of ethnic Muslim minorities in Xinjiang, in northwestern China 
Luis Girón Negrón 1992-95 The history of religions in Medieval and Renaissance Spain (Islam, Judaism, Christianity), and comparative mysticism 
Ariel Glucklich 1980-81  
Emily Goldblatt 1995-96 Photographic exhibition of Jewish and Muslim culture in Turkestan during the expansion of the Russian Empire in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries 
Judah Goldin 1983-84 Social Science
Elon Goldstein 2004-05 South Asian Buddhism
Miriam Goldstein 1998-99 Saadiah Gaon's Arabic translation of the Bible: Muslim influences on it and its influence on 14th and 15th century Spanish Bible translations
Mary-Jo Delveccio Good 1991-92 "Culture, Person, and Healing in Middle Eastern and Islamic Societies"
Olga V. Gorshunova 2002-03 Female shamanic ritual and the traces of ancient religions and beliefs among the contemporary peoples of Central Asia
Robert Goss 1982-83  
Shrivatsa Goswami 1977-78  
John Goulde 1980-81 Philosophy and religion
Dennis Graham 1978-79  
William A. Graham 1970-71 "Divine Word and Prophetic: The Early Muslim Understanding of Revelation"
Charles Graves 1990-91  
Dr. J. Christian Greer 2020-22 Pawasupotto, a historical guide for the Camino de Santiago de Compostela (in Western Europe) and the Kumano Kodo (Japan).
John Grim 1995-96 Native North American spirituality
Avraham Grossman 1984-85 Jewish history
Javier Guerrero 2002-03 The museum partnership project of the Religion and the Arts Initiative
Jan Gunneweg 1995-96 Theology
David Guss 1993-94 "Traditionalizing the Traditional: Festival and Politics in Venezuela"
Janet Gyatso 1996-97 Women in Tibetan Buddhism
Sven Haakanson, Jr. 2002-03 The museum partnership project of the Religion and the Arts Initiative
Volker Haarmann 2004-05 " 'Righteous Gentiles' in the Hebrew Bible"
Rosalind Hackett 2000-01


Media, religion, and conflict in Africa


William C. Hackett 2016 Gnosis in Roman Catholicism and Hinduism
Ghassan Hage 2007 "Political Emotions and the Religious Imagination"
Katherine Hagedorn 2005-06 "Theology of Sound"
Mahdi Ha'iri 1964-65  
Edward Hale 1979-80 Philosophy
Leor Halevi 1999-2000 "Social Hierarchy in a Mediterranean City and a Red Sea Port under Islamic Rule, 1050-1200"
Katherine Cannon Haley 2001-02 Religion and healing: impact of physician assessment of patients' religiosity and integration into their medical care
Charles Hallisey 2008-09 Buddhist Resources for Womanist Reflection
Jeffrey Hamburger 2003-04 The art of female monasticism in the Holy Roman Empire
Denise Hanusek 1989-92 Comparison of the mystical theologies of St. John of the Cross and Ramanuja
Paul Harrison 1969-71  
Ronne Hartfield 2001-02 Interface between cultural context, visual symbolic structures, and the individual and communal encounter with the sacred
Makoto Haruda 1970-71  
Kazi Hasan 1994-95  
Daisaburo Hashizume 2013-14 The life and work of Motoori Norinaga
Riffat Hassan 1986-87  
Brian Hatcher 1991-92 "Yatna-dharma: The Religious Worldview of Pandit Isvaracandra Vidyasagar" 
John Hawley 1976-77 "Krishna, the Butter Thief"
Eldon Hay 1969-70  
Victor Hayes 1982-83  
Deborah Haynes 1994-95 "The Vocation of the Artist"
Anton Heinen 1973-74  
David Hempton 2008-09 A New Global History of Christianity
Gloria Maité Hernández 2015-16 Worked on the manuscript Tasting God, a literary and theological comparison between John of the Cross’s Cántico espiritual and the Sanskrit text Rāsa Līlā (The Dance of Divine Love).
Nimachia Hernandez 2002-03 Flux and Balance: An Approach to Understanding Native American Religious and Philosophical Differences
Zoe Mendell Hersov 1985-86  
Linda Hess 1985-86  
Shawn Higgins, Resident Fellow 2018-19 The Impact of the Theosophical Society on religious studies and religious pluralism.
Thomas V. Hill 2002-03 The museum partnership project of the Religion and the Arts Initiative
Duncan Hilton 2001-02 Growth of religion in post-1991 Mongolia, comparing Christianity and Buddhism
Norbert Hintersteiner 2011/2015-2016 17th century Indo-Persian theological writings, focusing on Jesuit Jerome Xavier's cross-cultural and interreligious engagement with Mughal India and Safavid Persia through his Āyena-ye ḥaqq-namā.
Dennis Hirota 2012  
  2008 Pure Land Buddhist thought of Shinran (1173-1263)
  1992-93 "Comparative Perspectives on Shinran's View of Language"
Alan Hodder 1985-86 "Emerson's Rhetoric of Revelation: Nature, the Reader, and the Apocalypse Within"
Hong Zaixin 1998-99 "The Daoist Concept of Body and Face: Fourteen Portraits of the Daoist Master in the Boston Museum of Fine Arts"
Steven Hopkins 1992-93 "Praise-poems of Vedantadesika"  
Genichi Victor Sogen Hori 1991-92 Zen Buddhism 
Rivka Horwitz 1982-83 Jewish philosophy and mysticism
Clifford Hospital 1970-71  
Shakeel Hossain 1997-98 "Unity of Being: Beliefs, Rituals, Art and Architecture of the Indian Muslim Populace"
C. Julia Huang 2001-02 Ethnographic findings on gender and ethnicity in a transnational Taiwanese Buddhist movement, the Compassionate-Relief Merit Society (Ciji Gongde Hui)
Huang Yong 1993-94 Comparative religion and hermeneutics
Dennis Hudson 1969-70 History
Manuel Hurtado 2015-2016 Methods of Comparative Theology with special attention as to how these methods may provide the best road map for comparative or interreligious and intercultural theology, especially as it is lived in some parts of Europe and Latin America. 
Susan Hyatt 1993-94 Vedic ritual texts of the Katha Yajur Veda