Robert G. Morrison

Affiliation: Religion
George Lincoln Skolfield, Jr. Professor of Religion — On Leave Fall 2019
Robert Morrison came to Bowdoin College in August 2008. His courses lie in the academic study of both Islam and Judaism, but address, in addition, comparative topics. His research has focused on the role of science in Islamic and Jewish texts, as well as in the history of Islamic science. Robert has contributed the chapters on Islamic astronomy to the New Cambridge History of Islam and the Cambridge History of Science. He was previously a faculty member at Whitman College (in Walla Walla, WA) from 2001-8.
Robert G. Morrison

Education

  • PhD, Columbia University
  • MPhil, Columbia University
  • AM, Harvard University
  • AB, Harvard University