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                                     B. Jill Carroll

 Jill Carroll

Lecturer in Humanities and Religious Studies
Ph.D. 1994 Rice University


 Research Interests: issues in comparative religion, religion and world politics, natural theology


Areas of teaching:  Humanities Foundation Program (HUMA 101 and 102) and Introduction to the Study of Religion (RELI 101)



Scholarly Publications:

  • The Savage Side: Reclaiming Violent Models of God.  Rowman & Littlefield, 2001.
  • "Elizabeth Fiorenza", "Center for Women and Religion", "Rosemary Ruether".  Entries in Handbook for American WomenÕs History, Second Edition. Angela Howard and Frances Kavenik, eds.  Sage Publications, 2000.
  • "Religion and Violence in Blood Meridian."  Essays from the First Cormac McCarthy Conference, Bellarmine College.  Texas Western Press: El Paso, 1997.






 Commercial/Academic Publications:
  • How to Survive as an Adjunct Lecturer: An Entrepreneurial Strategy Manual.  Aventine Press, 2001.
  • Machiavelli for Adjuncts: Six Lessons in Power for the Disempowered.  Aventine Press, forthcoming January 2004.
  • "The Adjunct Track" monthly column for The Chronicle of Higher Education, August 2001 to present.
  • "My Mother's Shotgun."  Heart Shots: Women Write About Hunting.  Mary Zeiss Stange, ed.  Stackpole Books, 2003.







Other Pursuits:

President of Religiosites, Inc. (, a company that promotes global understanding and tolerance among the people of the worldÕs religions through an array of educational products including religious diversity training for corporations, and world religion seminars for the public.

Founder of Adjunct Solutions ( a consulting service for part-time faculty in North America.






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