Steering Committee
Prof. Arvind Sharma
Birks Professor of Comparative Religion
Faculty of Religious Studies
McGill University
3520 University Street
Montreal, QC H3A 2A7
Phone: 514-398-4123
Fax: 514-398-2102
Prof. Eduardo L. Franco
Professor and Director
Division of Epidemiology
Department of Oncology
McGill University
546 Pine Avenue West
Montreal, QC H2W 1S6
Phone: 514-398-6032
Fax: 514-398-5002
Prof. Nancy J. Adler Faculty of Management
Bronfman Building
McGill University
1001 Sherbrooke Street
Montreal, QC H3A 1G5
Phone: 514-398-4031
Fax: 514-398-3876
Ms. Claire Chadwick
Project Officer
Office of International Research
McGill University
1555 Peel Street
11th Floor
Montreal, QC H3A 3L8
Phone: 514-398-4197
Fax: 514-398-6878
Prof. Gerbern Oegema Faculty of Religious Studies
McGill University
3520 University Street
Montreal, QC H3A 2A7
Phone: 514-398-4126
Fax: 514-398-6665
Prof. Uner Turgay Institute of Islamic Studies
Morrice Hall
McGill University
3485 McTavish Street
Montreal, QC H3A 1Y1
Phone: 514-398-5011
Fax: 514-398-6731

Program Committee

Theme Chairs:

Bob Chodos, Ph.D.
Across Boundaries Multifaith Institute, Montreal

David Gray, Ph.D.

Rice University, Huston, TX, USA

Philip Hefner, Ph.D.
Editor, Zygon

Nancy M. Martin, Ph.D.
Chapman University, Orange, CA, USA

Kusumita P. Pedersen, Ph.D.

St. Francis College, NY, USA

Wanda Romer Taylor, Ph.D.
Across Boundaries Multifaith Institute, Montreal

Joseph Runzo, Ph.D.

Chapman University, Orange, CA, USA

Susan Sered, Ph.D.
Suffolk University, Boston, USA

Harvey L. Shepherd
Former Religion Reporter
The Gazette, Montreal

Rita Sherma, Ph.D.

Casa Grande Union Theological Institute, AZ, USA

Madhu Khanna Ph. D
Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts
New Delhi, India

Ashok Vohra, Ph.D.
University of Delhi, India

Abrahim H.  Khan, Ph.D.
Trinity College, University of Toronto
Toronto, Canada

Rev. Dirk Ficca
Council for a Parliament of World's Religions (CPWR), Chicago, USA

Dr Pamela Bright
Concordia University, Canada

Tradition Chairs:

Frances Adeney, Ph.D.
Louisville Seminary, KY, USA

Patrice Claude Brodeur, Ph.D.

University of Montreal, Canada

Christopher Chapple, Ph.D.
Loyola Marymount University, CA, USA

Wendey Griffin, Ph.D.
California State University, Long Beach, CA, USA

John R. Hinnells, Ph.D.
Former Professor of Zoroastrian Studies
School of Oriental and African Studies, London, UK

Harold Kasimow, Ph.D.
Grinnell College, IA, USA

Frederic Lamond,
Honorary Council Member
Pagan Federation, UK

Todd Lawson, Ph.D.

University of Toronto, Canada

Brian Lepard, Ph.D.

University of Nebraska, NE, USA

Terry Muck, Ph.D.
Asbury Theological Seminary, KY, USA

Jacob Olupona, Ph.D.
University of California at Davis, CA, USA

Susan Palmer, Ph.D.
Dawson College, Montreal, Canada

S.S. Rama Rao Pappu, Ph.D.
University of Miami, OH, USA

Manjit Singh, President
Interfaith Council of Montreal, Canada

Victoria K. Urubshurow, Ph.D.
University of Maryland, MD, USA

George M. Williams, Professor Emeritus
California State University, Chico, CA, USA

Eva Wong, Ph.D.
Quanzhen and Xientien Wujimen, China

Terry Woo, Ph.D.
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

  Consultants: Irfan A. Omar, Ph.D.
Marquette University, USA

Naresh Jain

Federation of Jaina Associations in North America

Thupten Jinpa
Institute of Tibetan Classics

Muzammil Siddiqi, Ph.D.
Chairman, Fiqh Council of North America
  Advisers: Professor John H. Hick
University of Birmingham, UK

Professor Gregory Baum

McGill University, Canada

Mary Pat Fisher
Gobind Sadan Institute for Advanced Studies in Comparative Religion, New Delhi, India

Professor Klaus K. Klostermaier
University of Manitoba, Canada

Professor Tu Wei-Ming
Harvard-Yenching Institute, Cambridge, USA

Rev. Dirk Ficca
Executive Director, Council for a Parliament of World's Religions, Chicago, USA
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