Faculty Experts

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Religion
 


        Roxanne Jones Booth

Roxanne Jones Booth
College of Arts and Sciences
Lecturer
Department: Africana Studies


Expert in the following: African American church history; African American religion; African American Christian missions history; Christian missions; cross-cultural studies; Christian education
Campus phone: (518) (518) 442-4730
Campus email: rbooth@albany.edu



        David Guinn

David Guinn
Rockefeller College of Public Affairs & Policy
Senior Associate
Department: Center for International Development


Expert in the following: International development in democracy and governance; international public law; human rights; intellectual property; human trafficking; religion and violence; post-conflict, and multicultural and religious pluralism
Campus phone: (518) 443-2716
Campus email: dguinn@albany.edu


Nadieszda Kizenko

Nadieszda Kizenko
College of Arts and Sciences
Associate Professor
Department: History


Expert in the following: Russia; Ukraine; Orthodox Christianity; Russian Orthodoxy; Eastern Orthodox Christianity; confession; religion in Russian culture
Campus phone: (518) 442-5357
Campus email: nkizenko@albany.edu



        Barry C.  Trachtenberg

Barry C. Trachtenberg
College of Arts and Sciences
Associate Professor
Department: History


Expert in the following: Holocaust; Jewish history; antisemitism; Israel/Palestine, Yiddish
Campus phone: (518) 442-3078
Campus email: btrachtenberg@albany.edu


Theodore Wright Jr.

Theodore Wright Jr.
Rockefeller College of Public Affairs & Policy
Professor Emeritus
Department: Political Science


Expert in the following: Politics; policies; foreign policies of India, Pakistan, Bangladesh; minorities, especially Muslims in India; attitudes towards events in the Middle East; Islam as a religion; comparative ethnicity; Dutch in colonial Albany, N.Y.
Campus phone: (518) 442-5255
Campus email: twright@albany.edu