Prof William Adler

Distinguished University Professor

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William Adler is Distinguished University  Professor of Religious Studies in the Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies. He began teaching at the University in 1984. 

Awards and Honors: 

Fulbright Visitng Lecturer, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 1984-5

CHASS Distinguished Literary Publication Award, 1991

Distinguished Visiting Research Scholar,University of Adelaide, 1996

Visiting Guest Professor, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena, 2005     

CHASS Outstanding Teaching Award, 2007

Academy of Outstanding Teachers, North Carolina State University, 2007 

Visiting Scholar, University of Basel, 2008, 2011

Alexander Quarles Holladay Medal for Excellence,North Carolina State University, 2009

Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor Award,North Carolina State University, 2009

Distinguished University Professor, 2013

Visiting Scholar,  Freie Universität Berlin, Spring, 2015

Fellow, Israel Institute for Advanced Studies, 2016-17

Visiting Scholar,  Freie Universität Berlin, Summer, 2017