RPP offers programs for Harvard graduate students, the wider Harvard community, and the general public in service of its mission to advance cross-disciplinary engagement, scholarship, and practice on religions and the practice of peace.

RPP Voices

Visiting Professor of Religion and Politics

Although secularism is expanding in many societies, religion will remain an important element of domestic and international politics. For this reason, it is crucial to educate a new generation of leaders who will be simultaneously proficient in sociology of religion and politics.

—Jocelyne Cesari, Visiting Professor of Religion and Politics

Read an interview with Professor Cesari about President Obama, ISIS, and the distribution of power in Iraq