Associate Director of Academic Programs
Director, Religion and Public Life Program
External Advisory Board
The Boniuk Institute External Advisory Board is appointed by the Rice University president and provost in conjunction with the Institute director and serves as a resource to the Institute director in the formulation of goals, direction and objectives of the Institute, and provides advice to the director. The External Advisory Board also advises the Institute's leadership on external relations, including issues of marketing and communications, public affairs, and community affairs.
Faculty Advisory Board
The Boniuk Institute Faculty Advisory Board is comprised of interdisciplinary Rice University scholars. In conjunction with the External Advisory Board, the Faculty Advisory Board serves as a resource to the Institute director in the formulation of the goals, direction and objectives of the Institute. Faculty advisors also select fellowship winners, and contribute advice and oversight to Institute centers and programs.
(Board Chair) Director, Boniuk Institute
Herbert S. Autrey Chair in Social Sciences
Professor & Department Chair, Anthropology
Director, Center for African & African American Studies