Department of Religion

Dr. Gaiser, Director of Graduate Studies in the Department of Religion will host an hour long virtual open house Friday, December 15, 10:00 am EST, briefly explaining the Department of Religion at FSU, and taking questions.

Zoom link is here:

Meeting ID: 917 7338 8030

The Department of Religion and the Center for the Advancement of Human Rights will sponsor a conference commemorating the 75th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. The conference will take place Friday, October 27, 2023, in the Broad Auditorium at the Claude Pepper Center.

The Department of Religion congratulates Profs. Sonia Hazard and Elizabeth Cecil on their Collaborative International Research Grant from the American Academy of Religion. This grant supports their project "Material Ecologies: Indigeneity, Objects, and Environments in the Study of Religion."

Faculty News

Scott Bursey (PhD, HER) has been awarded the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC) Doctoral Fellowship, which supports high-caliber students engaged in doctoral programs in the humanities and social sciences. This is the largest and most competitive PhD fellowship award offered by the Canadian government.

Graduate Student News

The Department of Religion is pleased to announce that Arya Adityan has been awarded a Summer Fellowship from the American Institute of Indian Studies (AIIS). The Fellowship will fund Arya's archival and ethnographic research on the oral epic and narrative traditions in South India.

Graduate Student News