Professor and Director of Religious Studies program
2008-09 College of Liberal Arts OUTSTANDING FACULTY MEMBER
2009-10 University Research, Scholarship, and Creative Activity Award Winner
Ph.D. – Syracuse University, 1998 (Religion)
M.A. – University of Virginia, 1994 (Religious Studies)
B.A. – College of William and Mary, 1991 (History and Religion)
Academic Interests: Continental Philosophy of Religion and Postmodern Theology; Gilles Deluze; Psychoanalytic Theory; Religion and Politics.
Personal Interests: spending time with my wife and two children, reading, traveling, trying to understand theoretical physics, energy and thermodynamics.
Clayton Crockett started teaching at UCA in 2003, earned tenure and promotion to Associate Professor in 2008, and to full Professor in 2014. He is the author or editor of a number of books, book chapters, and articles, including Radical Political Theology (2011) and Deleuze Beyond Badiou (2013). He is a co-editor of the book series “Insurrections: Critical Studies in Religion, Politics, and Culture” for Columbia University Press.