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Eugene Clay

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Assoc Professor
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 4302
Assoc Professor
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 4302
Assoc Professor
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 4302
Biography

Having been raised in New Orleans and Boston, Eugene Clay studied history at the University of Chicago, where he earned his BA, MA, and PhD degrees.  Under the direction of Richard Hellie, he completed his dissertation on the Russian "flagellants" [khlysty] in 1989 and taught Russian history for several years at universities in Illinois and Colorado.  In 1993 he began teaching in the Religious Studies Department at Arizona State University, where he writes and lectures about religious movements in Russia and Eurasia, the relationship between religion and nationalism, and the encounters of the world religions.

Research Activity
  • Clay,Eugene John*. A HISTORY OF RELIGIOUS DISSENT IN RUSSIA, 1650-1995. PEW EVANG SCHOLARS(8/16/1996 - 8/15/1997).
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
SGS 343Rel,Nationalism&Ethnic Conflct
REL 371New Testament
REL 379Rel/Nationalism/Ethnic Conflct
REL 493Honors Thesis
REL 792Research
REL 799Dissertation
Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
REL 301Comparative Mysticism
REL 371New Testament
REL 492Honors Directed Study
Spring 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
REL 207Ritual, Symbol, and Myth
REL 371New Testament
REL 493Honors Thesis
Fall 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
REL 371New Testament
REL 379Rel/Nationalism/Ethnic Conflct
REL 492Honors Directed Study
Spring 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
REL 270Introduction to Christianity
HST 492Honors Directed Study
REL 492Honors Directed Study
REL 493Honors Thesis
Fall 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
REL 207Ritual, Symbol, and Myth
REL 270Introduction to Christianity
Spring 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
REL 379Rel/Nationalism/Ethnic Conflct
REL 590Reading and Conference
Fall 2012
Course NumberCourse Title
SGS 343Rel,Nationalism&Ethnic Conflct
REL 377Religion in Russia
REL 379Rel/Nationalism/Ethnic Conflct
REL 499Individualized Instruction
REL 590Reading and Conference
REL 799Dissertation
Summer 2012
Course NumberCourse Title
REL 799Dissertation