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Advisory Board

The Advisory Board for the Martin Marty Center is composed of citizens representing fields including law, ministry, the arts, and journalism and works in consultation with the faculty of the Center to provide programming oriented towards the intersection of religion and public life.

Scott C. Alexander
Associate Professor of Islamic Studies and Director, Catholic-Muslim Studies at Catholic Theological Union
Chicago, IL
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Douglas E. Anderson
Professor of Neurological Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center 
Maywood, IL
email 


Jeanne Bishop
Attorney, Office of the Cook County Public Defender; adjunct professor of law at Northwestern University School of Law
Chicago, Illinois


Frank Burch Brown 
Frederick Doyle Kershner Professor of Religion and the Arts at Christian Theological Seminary in Indianapolis
Indianapolis, Indiana
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John Buchanan
Retired Minister, Fourth Presbyterian Church
Chicago, Illinois

 

Emily D. Crews
Managing Editor, Religion and Culture Web Forum

 

Wendy Doniger
Mircea Eliade Distinguished Service Professor of the History of Religions

 

James Foorman
General Counsel, Guggenheim Capital
Chicago, IL
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W. Clark Gilpin
Director of the Martin Marty Center, 2014-2015
email
 

Hon. Joan B. Gottschall
United States District Judge for the Northern District of Illinois
Chicago, Illinois


Gretchen Helfrich 
Attorney, Loevy & Loevy
Chicago, Illinois
 

Martin E. Marty 
The Fairfax M. Cone Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus of the History of Modern Christianity, The Divinity School 
Chicago, Illinois
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Margaret M. Mitchell 
Dean and Professor of New Testament and Early Christian Literature, The Divinity School 
email 


Teresa Hord Owens 
Dean of Students, The Divinity School 
email 
 

Myriam Renaud
Editor of Sightings
email

 

Cristina L. H. Traina 
Associate Professor and Director of Graduate Studies, Department of Religion, Northwestern University 
Evanston, IL 
email 
 

Dale Walker
Director of Development, The University of Chicago Divinity School
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