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Dr. Angela Kim Harkins

Associate Professor of Religious Studies
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  • Distinguished Teaching Award, College of Arts and Sciences, Fairfield University, 2011.
  • Honorary Faculty Member of Alpha Mu Gamma, National Collegiate Foreign Language Honor Society, Fairfield University, 2011.
  • Departmental Distinction Award, Theology, Loyola University, Chicago, 1994
  • Alpha Sigma Nu Honors Society (inducted junior year), 1993.


  • Marie Curie International Incoming Fellow at the University of Birmingham, United Kingdom; 2014-2016; funded by the European Commission (309,000 Euros).
  • Christian Leaders Initiative Fellowship; American Jewish Committee and the Shalom Hartman Institute in Jerusalem, 2012-2013
  • Catholic Biblical Association Post-doctoral Fellowship, Spr 2007.
  • Wimmer Family Foundation Faculty Development Award. Duquesne University. Summer 2004.
  • Presidential Scholarship Award. Duquesne University. 2004.
  • Postdoctoral Teaching Fellowship, College of Arts & Letters, University of Notre Dame. 2003.
  • Fulbright Scholarship for study at Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel 1997-1998.
  • Interuniversity Fellow, 1997-1998.
  • Memorial Stipend. Catholic Biblical Association of America. Renewed 1998-2003.
  • Presidential Scholarship, Loyola University, Chicago, 1990-1994.


  • Wabash Center for Teaching and Learning in Theology and Religion. 2009-2010; Summer Research Grant 2010.
  • Department of Religious Studies Summer Research Grant. College Advisory Board. 2009.
  • 10th Jerusalem Summer School in Jewish Studies on Jewish Liturgy and Synagogue Life. The Institute for Advanced Studies, The Hebrew University. 2000.
  • Zahm Research Travel Grant. University of Notre Dame. 1997.
  • Orion Center for the Study of the Dead Sea Scrolls and Associated Literature, Research Grant. Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel. 1997.

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