Faculty at the Divinity School

Current Full-Time Faculty
Harold W. Attridge

Harold W. Attridge


harold.attridge@yale.edu
(203) 432-5372
Sterling Professor of Divinity
Antiquity
Catholicism
Dead Sea Scrolls
Gnosticism
New Testament
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Joel S. Baden


joel.baden@yale.edu
203-432-5338
Professor of Hebrew Bible
Hebrew Bible
Old Testament

Christopher A. Beeley


christopher.beeley@yale.edu
(203) 432-5324
Walter H. Gray Associate Professor of Anglican Studies and Patristics
Anglicanism
Church Fathers
Church History
Church Leadership
Theology
Berger

Teresa Berger


teresa.berger@yale.edu
(203) 432-5322
Professor of Liturgical Studies and Thomas E. Golden Jr. Professor of Catholic Theology
Catholicism
Death and Dying
Gender
Liturgy
Prayer

John J. Collins


john.j.collins@yale.edu
(203) 432-2002
Holmes Professor of Old Testament Criticism and Interpretation
Apocalypse/Book of Revelation
Dead Sea Scrolls
Ethics
Hebrew Bible
Israel

Michal Beth Dinkler


mb.dinkler@yale.edu
Assistant Professor of New Testament
Early Christianity
Literature
New Testament

Bruce Gordon


bruce.gordon@yale.edu
Titus Street Professor of Ecclesiastical History
Calvin
Lutheran
Protestantism
Reformation

Clarence E. Hardy III


clarence.hardyiii@yale.edu
Assistant Professor of the History of American Christianity
African-American History/Theology
American Religious History

John E. Hare


john.hare@yale.edu
(203) 432-5343
Noah Porter Professor of Philosophical Theology
Ethics
Philosophy and Religion

Peter S. Hawkins


peter.hawkins@yale.edu
Professor of Religion and Literature
Anglican
Literature
Medieval Studies
New Testament
Old Testament

Jennifer A. Herdt


jennifer.herdt@yale.edu
203-432-0024
Gilbert L. Stark Professor of Christian Ethics, Associate Dean of Academic Affairs
Church and State
Ethics
Human Rights
Just-War Theory
Philosophy and Religion

Martin Jean


martin.jean@yale.edu
Director of the Institute of Sacred Music, Professor in the Practice of Sacred Music, and Professor of Organ Music, Sacred

Vasileios Marinis


vasileios.marinis@yale.edu
(203) 432 9752
Associate Professor of Christian Art and Architecture
Antiquity
Art/Architecture/Film
Church History
Early Christianity
Eastern Orthodox Churches

Andrew McGowan


andrew.b.mcgowan@yale.edu
Dean and President of Berkeley Divinity School and McFaddin Professor of Anglican Studies and Pastoral Theology
Anglican
Anglicanism
Episcopal Church

Joyce Mercer


tbd
tbd
Professor of Pastoral Care and Practical Theology Pastoral Counseling

Mary Clark Moschella


mary.moschella@yale.edu
Roger J. Squire Professor of Pastoral Care and Counseling Pastoral Counseling
Pittard

John Pittard


john.pittard@yale.edu
Assistant Professor of Philosophy of Religion

Sally M. Promey


sally.promey@yale.edu
Deputy Director and Professor of Religion and Visual Culture (ISM) and Professor of American Studies (FAS) Art/Architecture/Film
Reymond

Eric D. Reymond


eric.reymond@yale.edu
203-432-3162
Lector in Biblical Hebrew
Dead Sea Scrolls
Hebrew Bible
Judaism/Jewish History
Literature
Old Testament

Melanie Ross


melanie.ross@yale.edu
Assistant Professor of Liturgical Studies
Evangelism
Liturgy

Janet K. Ruffing, RSM


janet.ruffing@yale.edu
203 432 7296
Professor in the Practice of Spirituality and Ministerial Leadership
Catholicism
Feminism/Feminist Theology
Prayer
Spirituality

Lamin Sanneh


lamin.sanneh@yale.edu
(203) 432-5336
D. Willis James Professor of Missions & World Christianity, Professor of History, Professor of International and Area Studies
African-American History/Theology
American Religious History
Catholicism
Church and State
Circumcision
Sharp

Carolyn J. Sharp


carolyn.sharp@yale.edu
203-432-2011
Professor of Hebrew Scriptures Hebrew Bible

Bryan D. Spinks


bryan.spinks@yale.edu
(203) 432-5180
Bishop F. Percy Goddard Professor of Liturgical Studies and Pastoral Theology
Anglican
Early Christianity
Eastern Orthodox Churches
Episcopal Church
Liturgy

Chloƫ Starr


chloe.starr@yale.edu
Associate Professor of Asian Christianity and Theology Asian Christianity

Gregory E. Sterling


gregory.sterling@yale.edu
(203) 432-5306
The Reverend Henry L. Slack Dean and Lillian Claus Professor of New Testament
Antiquity
Early Christianity
Historical Jesus
Judaism/Jewish History
New Testament

Harry S. Stout


harry.stout@yale.edu
(203) 432-0828
Jonathan Edwards Professor of American Christianity, and General Editor, Works of Jonathan Edwards
Calvin
Church History
Church and State
Civil Society
Civil War, American
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Kathryn Tanner


kathryn.tanner@yale.edu
Frederick Marquand Professor of Systematic Theology Theology

Leonora Tubbs Tisdale


nora.tisdale@yale.edu
Clement-Muehl Professor of Homiletics Homiletics/Preaching

Linn Tonstad


linn.tonstad@yale.edu
Assistant Professor of Systematic Theology
Feminism/Feminist Theology
Gay and Lesbian Issues/Homosexuality
Gender
Theology

Miroslav Volf


miroslav.volf@yale.edu
(203) 432-5332
Henry B. Wright Professor of Systematic Theology, and Founding Director, Yale Center for Faith & Culture
Christology
Church Fathers
Community Organizing
Conflict Resolution
Congregationalism
Wenger

Tisa Wenger


tisa.wenger@yale.edu
203-432-2493
Associate Professor of American Religious History
American Religious History
Church and State
Indigenous Peoples/Religions
Native American Spirituality
Religious Liberty

Robert R. Wilson


robert.wilson@yale.edu
(203) 432-5308
Hoober Professor of Religious Studies and Professor of Old Testament
Apocalypse/Book of Revelation
Hebrew Bible
Old Testament

Almeda M. Wright


almeda.wright@yale.edu
203-432-3240
Assistant Professor of Religious Education
African-American History/Theology
Education
Faculty Emeriti

Harry Baker Adams


harry.adams@yale.edu
Horace Bushnell Professor Emeritus of Christian Nurture

David L. Bartlett


david.bartlett@yale.edu
J. Edward and Ruth Cox Lantz Professor Emeritus of Christian Communication

Adela Yarbro Collins


adela.collins@yale.edu
(203) 432-1598
Buckingham Professor of New Testament Criticism and Interpretation
Apocalypse/Book of Revelation
New Testament

John Wesley Cook


j.cook@yale.edu
Professor Emeritus of Religion and the Arts

Margaret A. Farley


margaret.farley@yale.edu
203-432-1099
Gilbert L. Stark Professor Emerita of Christian Ethics
Catholicism
Ethics
Feminism/Feminist Theology
Medicine/Medical Ethics
Sexual Ethics

Margot E. Fassler


margot.fassler@nd.edu
Robert Tangeman Professor Emerita of Music History

Rowan Allen Greer III


rag41734@aol.com
Walter H. Gray Professor Emeritus of Anglican Studies

Norvin Jacob Hein


n/a
Professor Emeritus of Comparative Religion

Dwayne E. Huebner


dhuebner@mac.com
Horace Bushnell Professor Emeritus of Christian Nurture

Leander Earl Keck


leander.keck@yale.edu
Winkley Professor Emeritus of Biblical Theology

David H. Kelsey


david.kelsey@yale.edu
Luther A. Weigle Professor Emeritus of Theology

George Arthur Lindbeck


george.lindbeck@yale.edu
Pitkin Professor Emeritus of Historical Theology

E. William Muehl


n/a
Stephen Merrell Clement Professor Emeritus of Christian Methods

Thomas W. Ogletree


thomas.ogletree@yale.edu
(203) 432-8718
Frederick Marquand Professor Emeritus of Theological Ethics
African-American History/Theology
Calvin
Church and State
Civil Rights Movement
Civil Society

Gene Outka


gene.outka@yale.edu
(203) 432-5333
Dwight Professor Emeritus of Philosophy & Christian Ethics
Ethics
Just-War Theory
Lutheran
Pacificism
War

Thomas H. Troeger


thomas.troeger@yale.edu
(203) 432-5330
J. Edward and Ruth Cox Lantz Professor of Christian Communication
Episcopal Church
Homiletics/Preaching
Literature
Ministry
Prayer

Denys Turner


denys.turner@yale.edu
(203) 432-5339
Horace Tracy Pitkin Professor of Historical Theology
Medieval Studies
Theology

Nicholas P. Wolterstorff


nicholas.wolterstorff@yale.edu
Noah Porter Professor Emeritus of Philosophical Theology
Lecturers

Awet Andemicael


awet.andemicael@yale.edu
Lecturer in Sacred Music

Sonja Anderson


sonja.anderson@yale.edu
Part-Time Acting Instructor in New Testament Greek

Jeffrey Braun


braunjd@aol.com
Lecturer in Pastoral Care

Herbert Brockman


herbert.brockman@yale.edu
Lecturer in Supervised Ministries

Kathleen Byrnes


kathleen.byrnes@yale.edu
203-777-5537
Lecturer in Supervised Ministries

Anthony Campbell


tbd
Lecturer in Religion and Society

Joseph F. Cistone


joseph.cistone@yale.edu
Lecturer in Social Ethics

Elizabeth Davidson


elizabeth.davidson@yale.edu
Lecturer in New Testament Greek

Marcus Paul Elder


marcus.elder@yale.edu
Lecturer in Theology and Ecclesiastical Latin Theology

Suzanne Estelle-Holmer


suzanne.estelle-holmer@yale.edu
Lecturer in Bibliographic Instruction

John Gage


pastor@unitednewhaven.org
Lecturer in Pastoral Care
Glibetic

Nina Glibetic


nina.glibetic@yale.edu
Lecturer in Liturgical Studies

John Grim


john.grim@yale.edu
Senior Lecturer and Senior Research Scholar in Religion and Ecology
Environment
Native American Spirituality

Bonita Grubbs


bgrubbs@ccahelping.org
Lecturer in Homiletics

Felicity Harley-McGowan


felicity.harley@yale.edu
Lecturer
Antiquity
Art/Architecture/Film
Early Christianity
Medieval Studies

Martha C. Highsmith


martha.highsmith@yale.edu
Lecturer in Church Administration
Jarvis

F. Washington "Tony" Jarvis


tony.jarvis@yale.edu
203 432 8538
Director, Educational Leadership and Ministry Program
Education
Episcopal Church

J. Nelson Jennings


TBD
Lecturer in Evangelism

Sally Naylor Johnston


TBD
Lecturer in Supervised Ministries
Rona Johnston Gordon

Rona Johnston Gordon


rona.johnstongordon@yale.edu
Lecturer in Historical Studies

Steven Jungkeit


TBD
Lecturer in Church History

M. Cathleen Kaveny


m.cathleen.kaveny@yale.edu
Visiting Professor of Law and Theology

Julie Kelsey


julie.kelsey@yale.edu
Lecturer in Homiletics

Paul R. Kolbet


paul.kolbet@yale.edu
Lecturer in Early Christianity

Sharon Kugler


sharon.kugler@yale.edu
Lecturer in Inter-religious Engagement and Chaplaincy

David Mahan


david.mahan@yale.edu
Lecturer in Religion and Literature (appointed with ISM)

Willis J. McCaw


Willis-McCaw@trincoll.edu
Lecturer in Pastoral Care

Gerald McKenny


TBD
Visiting Professor of Ethics

Rosemary Bray McNatt


TBD
Lecturer in History and Polity of the Unitarian Universalist Church

Adrienne Milics


adrienne.milics@yale.edu
Lecturer - Homiletics and Speech Homiletics/Preaching

Luke Moorhead


luke.moorhead@yale.edu
Assistant in Instruction for Theology

Ian Buckner Oliver


ian.oliver@yale.edu
Lecturer in Homiletics

David Olson


dwobish@sbcglobal.net
Lecturer in Ministerial Formation

Mark Oppenheimer


mark.oppenheimer@yale.edu
Lecturer in Religion and Literature

Kate Ott


kathryn.ott@gmail.com
Lecturer in Practical Theology

Shepard Parsons


shepardparsons@sbcglobal.net
Lecturer in Supervised Ministries

Margaret Gatter Payne


TBD
Lecturer in Ministerial Formation

Kyle W. Pedersen


kyle.pedersen@yale.edu
Lecturer in Supervised Ministries

Brenda Pelc-Faszcza


TheRevBPF@comcast.net
Lecturer in Pastoral Care

Vernice Randall


vernice.randall@yale.edu
Associate Dean of Admissions and Financial Aid, Lecturer in Homiletics

Daniel Joseph Schultz


daniel.schultz@yale.edu
Lecturer in Philosophy of Religion

John L. Selders


JERJON@aol.com
Lecturer in Supervised Ministries

Kurt Shaffert


kurtshaffert@yahoo.com
Lecturer in Pastoral Care

Yolanda Y. Smith


yolanda.smith@yale.edu
(203) 432-1108
Research Scholar and Lecturer in Christian Education
African-American History/Theology
Baptist
Black Church
Education
Evangelism

David Spollett


dspollett@firstchurchfairfield.org
Lecturer in the History and Polity of the UCC and Congregational Church

Rochelle A. Stackhouse


rastackhouse@gmail.com
203-787-5711
Lecturer
Homiletics/Preaching
Liturgy
Worship

Erinn Staley


erinn.staley@yale.edu
Lecturer in Theology

Mary Evelyn Tucker


maryevelyn.tucker@yale.edu
Senior Lecturer and Senior Research Scholar in Religion and Ecology Environment

Jessica Van Denend


TBD
Lecturer in Pastoral Care

Julie Vance


julie.vance@yale.edu
Instructor in English as a Second Language

Baby Varghese


TBD
Visiting Professor of Liturgical Studies

Christian Wiman


christian.wiman@yale.edu
Senior Lecturer in Religion and Literature
Research Scholars

Jan L. Hagens


jan.hagens@yale.edu
203-432-1885
Assistant to the Dean for Continuing Education; Research Scholar, Center for Faith and Culture; Lecturer, Arts and Sciences
Art/Architecture/Film
Conflict Resolution
Literature
Ritual
Minkema

Kenneth P. Minkema


kenneth.minkema@yale.edu
203-432-5341
Executive Editor, Jonathan Edwards Center
American Religious History
Jonathan Edwards
Puritanism

Margaret Olin


margaret.olin@yale.edu
203-432-4150
Senior Research Scholar
Art/Architecture/Film
Holocaust
Israel
Judaism/Jewish History
Visiting and Adjunct Faculty

Elizabeth Davidson


elizabeth.davidson@yale.edu
Acting Instructor in New Testament Greek
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Maggi Dawn


maggi.dawn@yale.edu
203-432-5766
Associate Dean for Marquand Chapel and Associate Professor (Adjunct) of Theology and Literature
Literature
Liturgy

Judith Gundry


judith.gundry@yale.edu
(203) 432-6156
Research Scholar and Associate Professor (Adjunct) of New Testament
New Testament
Paul, Apostle

Markus Rathey


markus.rathey@yale.edu
203-432-9428
Associate Professor of Music History
Choral Music
Death and Dying
Lutheran
Musicology
Reformation

William G. Rusch


ruschgrif@gmail.com
212 725 7435
Professor (Adjunct) of Lutheran Studies
Church History
Early Christianity
Ecumenism
Luther, Martin
Reformation

Sallama Shaker


sallama.shaker@yale.edu
Visiting Professor of Middle East & Islamic Studies
Globalization
Islam/Muslims
Middle East
Women and Religion

Frederick J. Streets


Frederick.Streets@yale.edu
Associate Professor (Adjunct) of Pastoral Theology
African-American History/Theology
Black Church
Church and State
Civil Rights Movement
Civil Society