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The Religious Studies Department at the University of Oregon, located in the College of Arts and Sciences, focuses on the academic study of religious traditions from around the world in classes taught by experts in the field of religious studies. The department also includes Arabic language instruction as part of its curriculum.

Here’s what’s happening in the Religious Studies Department

Anne Kreps

Welcome, Anne Kreps

This year the department of Religious Studies completed a tenure track search for a specialist in biblical studies, with the job offer going to Dr. Anne Kreps. Please join us in welcoming her to our TTF team this coming Fall!

Anne has been teaching for the past three years at Yale-NUS College in Singapore. She received her Ph.D. from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor (2013), with a specialization in Valentinianism and Gnosticism, and areas of expertise in both Judaism and Christianity of antiquity. She is in the process of turning her dissertation into a monograph entitled The Crucified



2015 Graduation

Photos from the 2015 Humanities Consortium Graduation Ceremony (Classics, Humanities, Judaic Studies, Medieval Studies, and Religious Studies)

Daniel Falk

The Myth of the Dead Sea Scrolls

Gaston Lecture presented by Dr. Daniel Falk, Pennsylvania State University

Thursday, May 12, 2016

4:00 pm

Chiles 128