Johan Elverskog


Johan Elverskog is Professor and Chair of Religious Studies at SMU. He is the author and editor of seven books and numerous articles, all of which focus on the history of Inner Asia. His work has been supported by the American Council of Learned Societies, the Ford Research Foundation, and the Mellon Foundation, among others. He has also been a fellow at the Interdisciplinary Humanities Center, the Swedish Collegium for Advanced Studies, and the Center for Advanced Studies in the Behavioral Sciences at Stanford University. During 2013-2014 he will be a fellow at the Käte-Hamburger Kolleg – “Dynamics in the History of Religions” – at Ruhr Universität, Bochum.