About Chad M. Bauman

Chad Bauman is Associate Professor of Religion at Butler University in Indianapolis. His research interests include Hinduism, Indian Christianity, and Hindu-Christian interactions.


October 2005 Present Associate Professor of Religion and Chair, Dept. of Philosophy, Religion, and Classics, Butler University

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Research Interests

South Asian religious interactions, Hinduism, Buddhism, and Indian Christianity

Honors and Awards

  • Outstanding Faculty Award for Scholarship, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, 2014-15
  • American Academy of Religion International Collaboration Grant, 2015
  • Pentecostal and Charismatic Christianity Initiative Research Grant, 2010-12
  • American Academy of Religion Research Grant, 2009
  • Best Book in Hindu-Christian Studies, 2006-2008
  • Elisabeth Schussler Fiorenza New Scholar Award, 2008
  • Outstanding Faculty Award, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, 2008-2009

Contact Information

Department of Religion
Butler University
4600 Sunset Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46208


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