Susan Ackerman ’80

Preston H. Kelsey Professor in Religion; Professor of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, Dartmouth

Susan Ackerman is the Preston H. Kelsey Professor of Religion at Dartmouth and a specialist in the religion of ancient Israel, Egypt, Canaan, and Mesopotamia. Her publications include the books, Under Every Green Tree: Popular Religion in Sixth-Century Judah; and Warrior, Dancer, Seductress, Queen: Women in Judges and Biblical Israel. She holds a PhD from Harvard.