Sandra L. Zimdars-Swartz

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences - Humanities
Director, Humanities & Western Civilization
Primary office:
Bailey Hall
Room 308-A
University of Kansas
1440 Jayhawk Blvd
Lawrence, KS 66045-7574

Office Hours: M/W 2:00-3:30 or by appointment


Ph.D., Philosophy.

M.A., Miami University

B.A., Marietta College


FIELDS OF COMPETENCY: History of Christianity; Religious Experience; Religious Perspectives on Illness, Health and Healing; Marian Doctrine and Devotion; Animals from the Perspective of the Humanities

Research Interests

  • Religious experience
  • Apparitions
  • History of Christianity
  • Illness, Health, and Healing.

Registering Students: Please note that all Humanities courses have changed from HWC to HUM in the Course Catalog. 

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