Faculty

Our faculty and adjunct faculty come from a variety of academic and professional backgrounds. Their work supports the school’s mission to prepare people for Unitarian Universalist and progressive multireligious faith ministries and religious leadership in society.

Core Faculty

Rev. Rosemary Bray McNatt | President, Professor of Unitarian Universalist Ministry and Heritage
Ibrahim Abdurrahman Farajajé | Provost, Professor of Cultural Studies and Islamic Studies
Gabriella Lettini | Dean of Faculty, Aurelia Henry Reinhardt Director of Studies in Public Ministry, Professor of Theological Ethics, Ex-officio Trustee, Board of Trustees
Lindi Ramsden | Acting Dean of Students and Community Life, Visting Assistant Professor of Faith and Public Life

Faculty

Ghazala Anwar | Associate Professor of Quranic Studies
Michelle Favreault | Assistant Professor of Liberal Religious Education and Liturgy
Rev. Dr. Meg Richardson | Visiting Assistant Professor of Unitarian Universalist History

Adjunct Faculty

Betty Jeanne Rueters-Ward | Visiting Assistant Professor of Transformative Leadership
Cassie Lipowitz | Newhall Fellow
Rev. Christine Fry | Visiting Assistant Professor of Spiritual Practice and Care
Rev. Dr. Devorah Greenstein | Visiting Associate Professor of Religion and Psychology
Megan Dowdell | Visiting Assistant Professor of Ethics and Society
Taya Shere | Co-founder of the Kohenet Hebrew Priestess Institute

Advising Faculty

Betty Jeanne Rueters-Ward | Visiting Assistant Professor of Transformative Leadership
Rev. Chris Long | Visiting Assistant Professor of the Practice of Ministry
Rev. Christine Fry | Visiting Assistant Professor of Spiritual Practice and Care
Rev. Dr. Devorah Greenstein | Visiting Associate Professor of Religion and Psychology
Rev. Dr. Meg Richardson | Visiting Assistant Professor of Unitarian Universalist History
Megan Dowdell | Visiting Assistant Professor of Ethics and Society

Faculty Emeriti/ae

Clare Benedicks Fischer | Aurelia Henry Reinhardt Emerita Professor of Religion and Culture
Rebecca Ann Parker | Emerita Professor of Theology

Research Faculty

Clare Benedicks Fischer | Aurelia Henry Reinhardt Emerita Professor of Religion and Culture

Research Scholars

Rev. Dr. Sándor Kovács | Associate Professor, Protestant Theological Institute (PTI) in Kolozsvár (Cluj-Napoca)

Hilda Mason Teaching Fellows

Newhall Fellow

Cassie Lipowitz | Newhall Fellow