About Jeffrey W. Robbins

Robbins Jeffrey W. Robbins, Chair of Religion and Philosophy; Professor of Religion; Director of American Studies
B.A., Baylor University; M.Div., Texas Christian University; M.Phil., Syracuse University; Ph.D., Syracuse University

His area of specialization is in continental philosophy of religion. His teaching interests include contemporary religious thought, philosophy of religion, world religions, Christianity, Islam, and religion and politics. In addition to teaching courses in religion, he also is the director of the American Studies program. He was awarded the Thomas Rhys Vickroy Award for Outstanding Teaching at LVC in 2005. He is the author or editor of six books, including most recently Radical Democracy and Political Theology (Columbia University Press, 2011), and Religion, Politics and the Earth: The New Materialism (Palgrave Macmillan, 2012) with Clayton Crockett. He is also a Contributing Editor of the Journal for Cultural and Religious Theory and co-editor of the Columbia University Press book series “Insurrections: Critical Studies in Religion, Politics, and Culture.”

Telephone: 717-867-6720
Address: Humanities 307-D
Email: robbins@lvc.edu
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