Contact Info


Phone: (504) 866-8793

Director: Ronna Burger, Department of Philosophy

Secretary: Nancy Tatarski

Myra Clare Rogers Memorial Chapel:

Newcomb Campus
1229 Broadway St.
New Orleans, LA 70118
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Judeo-Christian Studies Chair

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Tulane Religious Studies Minor

Religion is and always has been a central feature of human life, for individuals and communities. The interdisciplinary field of Religious Studies enables students to approach it from different perspectives: philosophical, historical, political, sociological, anthropological and literary.

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Ronna Burger, Dept. of Philosophy:
or Nancy Tatarski, Judeo-Christian Studies:


Recent Events

February 19, 2018

Eleanor and Nathaniel P. Phillips, Sr. Memorial Lecture


Khalil Habib


"Ibn Khaldun and the Rise and Fall of Empire"

Khalil Habib teaches in the Department of Philosophy and directs the Pells Honors Program at Salve Regina University in Newport, Rhode Island. After receiving an MA in Political Science at the University of Toronto, he went on to obtain his PhD in Philosophy at Boston University (2006). Professor Habib's teaching interests include classes on Islamic philosophy as well as ancient, medieval, and modern political thought. He is the editor of a collection, Cosmopolitanism in an Age of Globalization: Citizens without States, which includes his own contribution on "Ibn Tufayl's Critique of Cosmopolitanism in Hayy Ibn Yaqzan." Other publications range from essays on the Greek comic poet Aristophanes, to Machiavelli and Tocqueville, and the fourteenth century Arabic thinker Ibn Khaldun.

Myra Clare Rogers Memorial Chapel 

Rogers Memorial Chapel, Tulane University

Myra Clare Rogers Memorial Chapel Location:

Newcomb Campus of Tulane University

1229 Broadway St.

New Orleans, LA 70118

[Google Maps link]

Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70118 504-865-5000