Dr. Scott M. Kenworthy is an assistant professor in the Department of Comparative Religion, specializing in the religions of Russia and Eurasia. He was a post-doctoral fellow at the Havighurst Center from 2001-2003. In 2003-04, he was a senior Fulbright Scholar in Romania, lecturing in Religious Studies at Babes-Bolyai University (Ciuj-Napoca) and the University of Bucharest. He received his Ph.D. in history from Brandeis University (Feb. 2002) under the direction of Gregory L. Freeze, with a dissertation entitled The Revival of Monasticism in Modern Russia:The Trinity-Sergius Lavra, 1825-1921. Dr. Kenworthy received his BA and MA in Religious Studies from the University of California at Santa Barbara and an MA in Theology from St. Vladimir's Orthodox Theological Seminary.