Staff

Person Position

Deidre Butler

 Zelikovitz Centre Director

Susan Landau-Chark

 Zelikovitz Centre Associate Director

Mina Cohn

 CHES Director

Mirka Snopkowska

Financial Coordinator

Belle Riley Thompson

Senior Administrative Assistant

Maya Ruckenstein

General Administrative Assistant

Michaela Bax-Leaney

Communications Coordinator

Shaked Karabelnicoff

Social Media Coordinator

Core Faculty on Advisory Board

  • Hymie Anisman (Neuroscience)
  • Deidre Butler (Current Director, College of Humanities, Religion)
  • James Casteel (European, Russian and Eurasian Studies/Religion)
  • Aviva Freedman (Past ZC Director; Professor Emeritus, School of Linguistics and Language Studies; Dean of FASS)
  • Betina Kuzmarov (Law and Legal Studies)
  • Jonathan Malino (Professor Emeritus, Guildford University: Philosophy, Ethics, Religion)
  • Maureen Molot (Professor Emeritus, Norman Paterson School of International Affairs)
  • Allan Moscovitch (Professor Emeritus, School of Social Work)
  • Karen Schwartz (Ex-Officio, Associate Vice-President (Research and International), July 1, 2019 – June 30, 2023)
  • Irwin Reichstein (Advisory Board Chair; School of Computer Science)
  • Pamela Walker (History)

Graduate Research Associates (Updated April 2019)

  • Marie-Catherine Allard – PhD Candidate, Institute for Comparative Studies in Literature, Art and Culture, Carleton University
  • Sharon Angnakak – PhD Candidate, Religious Studies, University of Ottawa
  • Idoia Arana-Beobide – MA, Religion and Public Life, Carleton University
  • Adam Berk – MA, Religion and Public Life, Carleton University
  • Ryrie Dirksen – BA, Honours in History and Religions and Cultures, Nipissing University
  • Zachary Doiron – MA, Religions and Cultures, Concordia University
  • Lx Silver-Mahr – BA, Social Work, Carleton University
  • Hannah McKillop – MA, Religious Studies, University of Ottawa
  • Kika Otiono – BA, Honours in Humanities and Biology, Carleton University
  • Marylene Pilon – MA, Religion and Public Life, Carleton University
  • Erin Roberts – MA, Religion and Public Life, Carleton University
  • Joseph Stern – MA, Religion and Public Life, Carleton University
  • Ayesha Tak – MA, Sociology, Carleton University
  • Vanessa Turyatunga – MA, Religious Studies, University of Ottawa
  • Alexandra Valeriote – MA, Religion and Public Life, Carleton University