Prof. Robert Segal

Imię i Nazwisko: 
Robert Segal
Kim jest, co robi: 

Informacje biograficzne / Biographic information:

  • 1999-2006  Professor of Theories of Religion, Lancaster University

  • 1996-99   Reader in Theory of Religion, Lancaster University

  • 1994-96   Lecturer, Department of Religious Studies, Lancaster University

  • 1993-94   Visiting Professor of Jewish Studies and Classics, Acting Director of the Jewish Studies Program, Tulane University , New Orleans

  • 1988   Visiting Associate Professor of Religious Studies, University of Pittsburgh

  • 1984-94   Program in Religious Studies, Louisiana State University , Baton Rouge Assistant Professor of Religious Studies (1984-87) Associate Professor of Religious Studies (1987-89) Full Professor of Religious Studies (1989-94)

  • 1982-84   Lecturer, Western Culture Program, Stanford University

  • 1981 (fall)   Visiting Associate Professor of Religious Studies, University of Toronto

  • 1975-82   Assistant Professor of Religion and Humanities, Reed College, Portland, Oregon

Redakcje / Editorships:

Religion (since 1997)

- Editorial Board, Method and Theory in the Study of ReligionScottish Journal of Religious StudiesAnnals of Scholarship
- Book Review Editor for Social Science, Zygon
- Network Editor, Religious Studies Review
- Editor, Theorists of Myth Series, Routledge (formerly Garland)
- Guest Editor, Religion and the Humanities, special issue of Annals of Scholarship, 6/4 (1989)


Członkostwo w organizacjach / Memberships:

American Academy of Religion, Society for the Scientific Study of Religion, British Association for the Study of Religion, American Folklore Society, Folklore Society, British Centre for Durkheimian Studies, International Association of Jungian Studies, International Association for the Psychology of Religion

Książki (autorskie) / Books: 
The Poimandres as Myth: Scholarly Theory and Gnostic Meaning. Religion and Reason Series, No. 33. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter, 1986.
Religion and the Social Sciences: Essays on the Confrontation. Brown Studies in Religion, Vol. 3. Atlanta: Scholars Press, 1989.
Joseph Campbell: An Introduction. New York: Garland Publishing, 1987. Revised paperback edition: New York: Penguin/NAL, 1990. Reprinted trade paperback edition: New York: Penguin/Meridian, 1997 
Explaining and Interpreting Religion: Essays on the Issue. Toronto Studies in Religion, Vol. 16. New York: Peter Lang, 1992.
Theorizing about Myth. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 1999.
Myth: A Very Short Introduction. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2004.

Książki (edited) / Książki (redagowane):

The Gnostic Jung. Princeton: Princeton University Press; London: Routledge, 1992.
The Allure of Gnosticism: The Gnostic Experience in Jungian Psychology and Contemporary Culture. With June Singer and Murray Stein. Chicago: Open Court, 1995.
Theories of Myth: A Reference Set. 6 vols. New York: Garland Publishing, 1996.
The Myth and Ritual Theory. Oxford and Malden, MA: Blackwell, 1998.
Jung on Mythology. Princeton: Princeton University Press; London: Routledge, 1998.
Hero Myths: A Reader. Oxford and Malden, MA: Blackwell, 2000. Greek translation: Kedros, 2003.

Blackwell Companion to tThe Study of Religion (edited) (Blackwell, 2006)