Dr Jenny Rose

Assistant Professor
Claremont Graduate University
Zoroastrian Studies of Ancient Iran

Jenny Rose

Jenny Rose received her MA in Religious Studies from the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, and her PhD from Columbia University in Ancient Iranian Studies.

While writing her doctoral dissertation (since published as The Image of Zoroaster: The Persian Mage Through European Eyes), Dr. Rose was simultaneously a Senior Lecturer in Religious Studies at Brunel University, London, and the Deputy Director of a Religious Education Centre that supported the teaching of world faiths in the British public school system.

She is presently an Assistant Professor in the Department of Religion at Claremont Graduate University, and is frequently an invited speaker at conferences in both North America and Europe. Apart from her two most recent publications on the Zoroastrian religion, Dr. Rose has published introductory books and other educational materials on the Jewish, Christian, Muslim, Hindu, Buddhist, and Sikh traditions. Her breadth of knowledge concerning the world’s religions, and her particular interest in the historical interaction between Iranians and those of other cultures along the Silk Road, make her an ideal study leader.

Archaeology Tours Led by Dr Jenny Rose

Iran

Iran Tour: Empires of Everlasting Fires

17 Days
Availability : Fall 2025
Iran Tour: Persepolis, Pasargad, Bistoun, Isfahan, Shiraz, Shush, Isfahan, Hamadan
Central Asia

Central Asia Silk Road Tour of Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan

17 Days
Availability : September 17 - Oct 3, 2024
On our Central Asia Tour you will follow the Ancient Silk Road through Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan and Tajikistan

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