For individual research interests and current projects, consult the faculty member pages. Collaborative research in the department takes place in talks and seminars, and in the research programs and centers in which members of the department participate.

The department also runs a series of sustained research clusters that concentrate on areas not covered in the programs and centers, which tend to center on a particular religious tradition. The focus and range of activities of these clusters changes over time depending on faculty interest.

We currently run the following research clusters: