Jenny Wiley Legath

Title: Associate Director, Center for the Study of Religion


Office: 201 Five Ivy Lane

Phone: 609-258-2281


Jenny Wiley Legath is Associate Director of the Center.  She received her A.B. from Randolph-Macon Woman’s College, her M.T.S. from Harvard Divinity School, and her Ph.D. from Princeton University’s Department of Religion in 2008.  Her current book project, “Consecrated Lives: Protestant Deaconesses in the United States,” is forthcoming in 2019 from New York University Press.