Benjamin Zeller is a researcher and teacher of religion in America. He focuses on religious currents that are new or alternative, including new religions, the religious engagement with science, and the quasi-religious relationship people have with food. Zeller serves as Assistant Professor of Religious Studies at Brevard College, a private liberal arts college in North Carolina's Appalachian mountains.
Dr. Zeller holds a doctorate from the University of North Carolina, an M.T.S. from Harvard University and a bachelor's degree from the University of Rochester.