Doctoral Students

Doctoral Candidates
Harrison Hall

Harrison Hall

PhD Candidate
Literary Studies and the Arts

Harry Hall studies modernist and contemporary literature and art, in relation to religious studies, gender and sexuality, and affect studies. His recent...

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Julia Hintlian

PhD Candidate
History of Christianity

Julia Hintlian is a doctoral student in the History of Christianity. She takes a comparative approach to late ancient Christian traditions in the...

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Cassie Houtz

PhD Candidate
Theology

Cassie’s interests revolve around the relationship between theological/philosophical anthropology and constructions of “the ethical.” At present, she is...

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Allison Hurst

PhD Candidate
Hebrew Bible
Allison’s research interests focus on the tension between cultural constructions, political motivations, and literary forms vis-à-vis the depiction of women in... Read more about Allison Hurst
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Seokweon Jeon

PhD Candidate
North American Religions
Social Sciences

Seokweon Jeon is a doctoral student in Religion at Harvard University. Seokweon is primarily interested in the ways in which religion,...

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Elam Jones

Elam Jones

PhD Candidate
History, Religious Thought
Elam’s research interests focus on the intersections of conflict, memory, public space, and the religious themes guiding symbolic representation. He is also... Read more about Elam Jones
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Joseph Kimmel

PhD Candidate
New Testament and Early Christianity

Joseph's research addresses issues of agency and ontology, particularly in light of contemporary conversations in posthumanism and neo-materialism, and...

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Satoru Kimura

Satoru Kimura

PhD Candidate
North American Religions

Satoru Kimura is a doctoral student in the North American Religions subfield. His research focuses on American liberal Christianity in...

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Sasha Makarova

Sasha Makarova

PhD Candidate
East Asian Religions

Sasha's research concentrates on medieval Daoism. Her interests include the conceptualizations of the body, selfhood, sexuality and gender in religious...

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Michael Mango

Michael Mango

PhD Candidate
Philosophy of Religion
Michael Mango studies the intersection of philosophy and religious thought in twentieth-century Europe, with a particular interest in Germany and France in the... Read more about Michael Mango