Ariel Glucklich

Title

Professor

Department

Department of Theology
General profile

Portrait

Phone

+1 202-687-4513

Fax

202-687-8000

Location

Office hours

W 5:30-7:30 pm

Bio

Ariel Glucklich offers courses in Hinduism, Psychology of Religion and Anthropology of Religion. He is interested in a wide range of issues including classical Indian law, Hindu myths and rituals, contemporary folk religion and magic in Banaras, theories and methods in the study of religion, phenomenology, neuro-psychology and the evolutionary psychology of religious experience. He is currently researching the way that religious emotions are implicated in human self destructiveness. In addition to his position within the Theology department, he also serves as the Director of the Doctor of Liberal Studies program in the School of Continuing Studies.

Education

  • B.A. () Claremont Men's College,
  • M.A. () University of Virginia,
  • M.A., Ph.D. () Harvard University,