Research Group Members (50 members as of 2016, July):
1. Dorothy Figueira, Distinguished Research Professor of Comparative Literature, University of Georgia, U.S.
2. Steven Shankman, Unesco Chair of Transcultural Studies and Distinguished Professor of Classics and English, University of Oregon, U.S.
3. John Burt Foster, University Professor of General and World Literature, George Mason University, U.S.
4. Ipshita Chanda, Professor of Comparative Literature, Jadavpur University, India
5. Stephanie Heimgartner, Lecturer, Comparative Literature, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany
6. Gerald Gillespie, Professor of German and Comparative Literature, Stanford University, U.S.
7. Wlad Godzich, Distinguished Professor of Literature, UCSC, U.S.
8. Anita Bhela, Associate Professor of English, University of Delhi, India
9. Axel Stähler, Reader in Comparative Literature, Director of Learning and Teaching
School of European Culture and Languages (SECL), University of Kent, Canterbury, U.K.
10. Ellen Peel, Professor of Comparative Literature and English, SFSU, U.S.
11. Hope Hodgkins, Lecturer, English, University of North Carolina, U.S.
12. Kitty Millet, Professor of Jewish Studies and Comparative Jewish Literatures, SF State University, U.S.
13. Kaite Lally, Doctoral Candidate, Literature, UCSC, U.S.
14. Stephen Sondrup, Professor of Comparative Literature, BYU, U.S.
15. Monika Schmitz-Evans, Professor of Comparative Literature, Universität Bochum, Germany
16. Shawna Vesco, Ph.D, Literature, UCSC; lecturer in Jewish Studies, SFSU, U.S.
17. Mineke Schipper, Chair of Interdisciplinary.Studies (ret.), Leiden University, U.S.
18. Shirin Khanomahamadi, Associate Professor of Comparative and World Literature, SFSU, U.S.
19. Elizabeth Marie Lovlie, Adjunct Lecturer of Literature, University of Oslo, Norway.
20. Vered Weiss, Post-doctoral Fellow Jewish Studies, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champagne; and Assistant Lecturer, in Comparative Literature, European School of Languages and Literatures, University of Kent, U.K.
21. Dane Johnson, Professor of Comparative and World Literature, SFSU, U.S.
22. Munazza Yaqoob, Assistant Professor and Chairperson of English, International Islamic University, Female Campus, Islamabad, Pakistan
23. Yudit Kornberg Greenberg, George and Harriet Cornell Endowed Professor of Religion, Dir. Jewish Studies Program, Co-Director, Center for India and South Asia, Rollins College, U.S.
24. Sieghild Bogumil, Lecturer, Comparative Literature, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany
25. Brian Britt, Professor and Chair of Religion and Culture, Virginia Tech University, U.S.
26. Julian Levinson, Associate Professor of English and Jewish Studies, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, U.S.
27. Katharine Fry, Doctoral Candidate, Comparative Literature, University of Toronto, Canada.
28. Eralda L Lameborshi, Doctoral Candidate, English, Texas A&M University, U.S.
29. Nazry Bahrawi, Research Fellow, Middle East Institute-National University of Singapore; Lecturer, Singapore University of Technology and Design, Singapore.
30. Carolyn M. Jones Medine, Professor, Religion and Institute for African American Studies, University of Geogia. Currently, she is also General Sandy Beaver Teaching Professor, University of Georgia, U.S.
31. Kathleen Henderson Staudt, Adjunct Professor,Wesley Theological Seminary and Virginia Theological Seminary, U.S.
32. John Hawley, Professor, English, Santa Clara University, U.S.
33. Rosemary Demos, Doctoral Student in Comparative Literature, CUNY, U.S.
34. Aparna Zambare, Library Science, Central Michigan University, U.S.
35. Vivek Narayan, Doctoral Candidate, Performance and Theater Studies, Stanford University, U.S.
36. Jenny Webb, Independent Scholar, Athens, Georgia, U.S.
37. Wawan Yulianto, Doctoral Candidate, Comparative Literature, University of Arkansas, U.S.
38. Shi Huiwen, Doctoral Candidate, English, University of Hong Kong, China
39. So-Rim Lee, Doctoral Candidate, Performance and Theater Studies, Stanford University, U.S.
40. Trevor Williams, M.A. Student, Religion, Pepperdine University, U.S.
41. Zainab Mahmood, Doctoral Student, Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies, NYU; adjunct instructor in Religious Studies, New School.University, U.S.
42. David Delbar, M.A. Student, Comparative Literature, BYU, U.S.
43. Rebekkah Dilts, Doctoral Student, Literature, UCSC, U.S.
44. Marianne Windsperger, Doctoral Student, German Language and Literature, University of Vienna, Austria
45. Sophie Devirieux, Doctoral Student, Comparative Literature, University of Montreal, Canada
46. Lisa Block de Behar, Professor of Comparative Literature, Semiotics, and Communication, Universidad de la Republica, Uruguay
47. Kirki Kefalea, Assistant Professor of Religion, Theology, and Sociology, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece
48. Brandon Archambault, Doctoral Student in Comparative Literature, UCLA, U.S.
49. Olaf Terpitz, Post-doctoral Researcher, Russian Jewish Literatures, University of Vienna, Austria.
50. Meryl Borato, Doctoral Student, English, York University, Canada
51. Soelve I. Curdts, Professor, English and American Studies, University of Dusseldorf, Germany
52. Catalin Constantinescu, Associate Professor, Dept. of Romanian Studies, Comparative Literature, and Journalism, University of Iasu, Romania; Visting Lecturer, Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz, Germany
53. Dvir Abramovich, Director and the Israel Kipen Senior Lecturer in Hebrew Studies, Program for Jewish Culture and Society, University of Melbourne, Australia
54. Maria Rethelyi, Assistant Professor of Religious Studies, Louisiana State Univeristy, Baton Rouge, U.S.
55. Max Grothus, undergrad, Comparative Literature, Ruhr-Universität, Bochum, Germany.
56. Karin Schutjer, Professor, German Studies, University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma.
57. Naomi Mandel, Professor, English, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel; Professor, English and Film Studies, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI.
58. Joao Pedro Vala, Doctoral Student in Theory of Literature, Universidade de Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal.
59. Susan McReynolds, Associate Professor of Slavic Languages and Literatures, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL.
60. Frederick Green, Associate Professor of East Asian Languages and Literatures, San Francisco State University, SF, CA.
61. Peter O'Neill, Associate Professor of Comparative Literature, University of Georgia, Athens, GA.
62. Michal Tal, Lecturer, English, Technion University, Haifa, Israel.
63. Bryan Aja, Lecturer, German, SF State University; Doctoral Student, German, University of Washington, SF, CA; Seattle, WA.
64. Reinhard G. Müller, Doctoral Student in Comparative Literature, Univetsity of Texas, Austin, Austin, TX.
65. Thomas Cooksey, Professor Emeritus, English and Philosophy, Armstrong State University, Savannah, GA.
66. Adia Mendelson-Maoz, Associate Professor of Israeli Literature and Chair of the Department of Literature, Language and Arts, Open University, Raanana, Israel.
67. Chenxin Jiang, Doctoral Student in English, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL.
68. Thomas Berenato, Doctoral Student in English, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA.
69. Sean Connolly, Assistant Professor of Humanities, Bluefield Stste University, Bluefield, West Virginia
70. Concetta Principe, Assistant Professor of English, Trent University, Durham, UK
71. Sepsi Enikő, Dean of the Faculty of Humanities, Karoli Gaspar University, Budapest, Hungary
72. Alexander Luz, Lecturer, Universidade Federal Rural do Rio de Janeiro, UFRRJ, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
73. Michal Ben-Horin, Senior Lecturer and Chair, Comparative Literture Department, Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel