Michael Skaggs, PhD

Michael

Michael Skaggs, PhD
Executive Director
mskaggs@brandeis.edu

Michael Skaggs, PhD is Communications Director of Transforming Chaplaincy and Project Manager in the Department of Sociology at Brandeis University. He is a historian of American religion, with particular interest in interfaith dialogue, and has served in innovative theological education programs. His work has appeared in Sociology of ReligionInternational Journal of Maritime History, U.S. Catholic Historian, Books & Culture, Maritime Executive, and elsewhere. With Wendy Cadge and Jason Zuidema, he is completing a Louisville Institute-funded project on relationships between seaport chaplains and land-based religious congregations.