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Editors for the Database of Religious History oversee an area of their particular expertise which can be defined geographically, temporarily or by subject matter. We are always recruiting new editors for areas not currently covered (our current focus includes: Islam, Sub-Saharan Africa, and Australia). If you’re interested e-mail the managing editor Willis Monroe.

Managing Editor
M. Willis Monroe

M. Willis Monroe

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Asian Studies, University of British Columbia

East Asia
Katrinka Reinhart

Katrinka Reinhart

Archaeological East Asia

Brenton Sullivan

Brenton Sullivan

East Asia

Interests: buddhism

Jonathan Pettit

Jonathan Pettit

Daoist Traditions

Daniel Veidlinger

Daniel Veidlinger

Southeast Asia

Interests: buddhism, theravada, southeast asia, digital humanities, media and religion

William Noseworthy

William Noseworthy

Southeast Asia

Interests: hinduism, southeast asia, shamanism, islam, borderlands, vietnam, new animism, asian christianity, cambodia, austronesian world, mediumship, ancestor deities

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South Asia
Travis Chilcott

Travis Chilcott

South Asia

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Oceania
John Shaver

John Shaver

Melanesia, Micronesia, and Polynesia

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Middle East
Karen Sonik

Karen Sonik

Mesopotamia

Fred Tappenden

Fred Tappenden

Early Christianity

William Green

William Green

Ancient Judaism

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Islam

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Africa
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Europe
Conn Herriott

Conn Herriott

Prehistoric Europe and Southwest Asia

Interests: archaeology of religion, economics of religion, behavioral ecology, ethnoarchaeology

Jessica McCutcheon

Jessica McCutcheon

Greek and Roman Religion

Ellie Mackin Roberts

Ellie Mackin Roberts

Greek Religion

Interests: ancient greek religion, ancient greek history, mystery religions, underworld gods, everyday religion in ancient greece

Robyn Walsh

Robyn Walsh

Early Christianity and Roman Religion and Archaeology

Andrew Keitt

Andrew Keitt

Early Modern Europe

Interests: history of spain, witchcraft, demonology, superstition, cognitive science of religion, mysticism, counter-reformation

Ben Raffield

Ben Raffield

Northern Europe

Interests: viking age archaeology, conflict archaeology, scandinavian prehistory, evolution of religion, archaeology of slavery

Janine Larmon Peterson

Janine Larmon Peterson

Medieval Europe

Interests: christianity, gender, heresy, sanctity, italy

Gretel Rodríguez

Gretel Rodríguez

Roman Archaeology

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The Americas
Sarah Dees

Sarah Dees

North American Religions

Interests: american religions, indigenous religions

Chris Carleton

Chris Carleton

The Americas

Interests: statistics, mathematical models, r statistical programming language, scientific python programming, computer simulation, geographic information science/systems, high performance computing, archaeology, human evolution, human–environment dynamics

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Manvir Singh

Manvir Singh

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