AASR Executive Committee

The AASR is governed by an executive board that reflects the international collaboration present in the organization. The board works together to make decisions collaboratively and welcomes feedback and suggestions from any AASR members.

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Prof. Elias Bongmba, Ph.D.
Harry and Hazel Chavanne Chair in Christian Theology
Professor Religious Studies at Rice University; Faculty Associate of Wiess College; Managing Editor of Religious Studies Review
6100 Main St MS-156, Houston, TX 77005, USA
Phone: +1.713.348-2759
EMAIL

 

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Damaris Seleina Parsitau, Ph.D.
Director and Lecturer, Institute of Women, Gender and Development Studies (IWGDS) and Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies
Egerton University
PO Box 536, Njoro, Kenya
Phone: +254 722 281 426; mobile phone: +254-722-281-426
EMAIL

 

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Corey L. Williams, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Centre for the Study of Religion
Leiden University
PO Box 9515, 2300 RA Leiden, The Netherlands
Phone: +31 (0)71 527 6903
EMAIL

 

 

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Treasurer
Abel Ugba, Ph.D.
Senior Lecturer
School of Social Sciences, Media, and Cultural Studies
University of East London Campus
Docklands Campus, 4-6 University Way, London E16 2RD, UK
Phone: +35 208 223 73683; Fax: +353-1-6771300
EMAIL

 

Non-Executive Committee Positions

Webmaster
Adriaan van Klinken, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Religion and African Studies
School of Philosophy, Religion, and History of Science
University of Leeds, UK
Phone: +44 (0)113 34 33646
EMAIL

The AASR is looking for a co-webmaster to assist Adriaan in keeping up with the website, Facebook group, and Twitter account. If you are interested, please contact Adriaan.

Bulletin Editor

Prof. Oyeronke Olademo
Department of Religions, University of Ilorin
PMB 1515
Ilorin, Nigeria
Phone: +234 -7060885824; +234 -8059233925
E-mail: wuraolaanike@yahoo.com ; olademor@unilorin.edu.ng

Bulletin Co-Editor
Prof. Lovemore Togarasei
Dept. of Theology and Religious Studies, University of Botswana
PO Box 0022, Gaborone, Botswana
Phone: +267 712.22.543; Fax: +267.318.5098
EMAIL

 

Publications Officer

Prof. J. Kwabena Asamoah-Gyadu
Professor of African Christianity and Pentecostal Theology
Dean of Graduate Studies, Trinity Theological Seminary
P.O. Box 48, Legon, Accra, Ghana
Phone: +233-21-500541 (office) +233-20-8151936 (Cell)
EMAIL

 

Regional Represenatives

East Africa
Damaris Seleina Parsitau, Ph.D.
Director and Lecturer, Institute of Women, Gender and Development Studies (IWGDS) and Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies
Egerton University
PO Box 536, Njoro, Kenya
Phone: +254 722 281 426; mobile phone: +254-722-281-426
EMAIL

Southern Africa

VACANCY

West Africa
David O. Ogungbile, Ph.D.
Senior Lecturer, Dept. of Religious Studies, Obafemi Awolowo University (O.A.U.)
P. O. Box 1950, Ile-Ife, Osun State, Nigeria 220005
Phone:+234(0)703.371.8844; +234(0)807.072.1710; Fax: +234.857 928.7724
EMAIL

Europe
Prof. Frans Wijsen
Dept. of Religious Studies, Radboud University
Postbus 9103, 6500 HD Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Phone: +31 (24) 361.2489; Fax: +31 (24) 361.1802
EMAIL

North America
Esther Acolatse, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Pastoral Theology and Intercultural Studies

Knox College, University of Toronto

59 St. George Street

Toronto, ON M5S 2E6

Phone: +1 416-978-2793

EMAIL

National Representatives

Botswana
Muhamed Haron, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Dept of Theology and Religious Studies
Faculty of Humanities, University of Botswana
Private Bag 0703, University of Botswana, Gaborone, Botswana
Phone: +267 (355) 5025 (office); +267 (355) 2611(department); Fax: +267 (5185) 098 (faculty)
EMAIL

Ghana
Rose Mary Amenga-Etogo, Ph.D.
Senior Lecturer, Dept for the Study of Religions, University of Ghana
PO Box LG 66, Legon, Ghana
Phone: +233-208408429
EMAIL

Kenya
Loreen Maseno, Ph.D.
Senior Lecturer, Department of Religion, Theology & Philosophy, Maseno University, Kenya and
Humboldt Fellow, University of Bayreuth, Germany
Work address: P.O. Box 375, 40105 Maseno, Kenya
Phone: +49 (0)921 554662
EMAIL

Nigeria (West/South/East Nigeria)
Danoye Oguntola-Laguda, Ph.D.
Senior Lecturer, Lagos State University
Ojo, Lagos, PMB 1087, Apapa, Lagos, Nigeria
Phone: +234 8028 030 104
EMAIL

Nigeria (Middle Belt and North Nigeria)
Prof. Oyeronke Olademo
Dept. of Religions, University of Ilorin
Ilorin, P.M.B. 1515, Nigeria
Phone: +234-7060885824; +234-8059233925
EMAIL

Tanzania
Thomas Joseph Ndaluka, Ph.D.
University of Dar es salaam
EMAIL

Zambia
Marja Hinfelaar, Ph.D.
P.O. Box 350046, Chilanga, Zambia
Phone: +260 977 751317
EMAIL

Zimbabwe
Prof. Tabona Shoko
Dept. of Religious Studies, Classics and Philosophy, University of Zimbabwe, PO Box MP 167, Mount Pleasant, Harare, Zimbabwe
EMAIL