Center for Global & International Studies, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Jacquelene G. Brinton

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences - Religious Studies
Associate Professor
Primary office:
785-864-7255
Smith Hall
Room 204
University of Kansas
1300 Oread Avenue
Lawrence, KS 66045-7615


Education

B.A., Anthropology, Hampshire College

Ph.D., Department of Religious Studies, University of Virginia

M.A., Department of Religious Studies, University of Virginia

Teaching Interests

  • Islam
  • Introduction Judaism, Christianity, Islam
  • Religious Ethics
  • Comparative Ethics
  • Women and Gender in Islam
  • Islamic Reform Movements

Research Interests

  • Islam
  • Modernity and Religion
  • Media and Religion

Selected Publications

Brinton, J. G. (2015). Preaching Islamic Renewal: Religious Authority and Media in Contemporary Egypt. University of California Press.


Calendar of Events
One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
44 nationally ranked graduate programs.
—U.S. News & World Report
Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
—ALA
23rd nationwide for service to veterans —"Best for Vets," Military Times