Role
Associate Director
Phone
Office
3-C-12 Green Hall
Bio/Description

Jenny Wiley Legath is Associate Director of the Center and served as Acting Director for the 2019-2020 academic year. 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 first book, Sanctified Sisters: A History of Protestant Deaconesses, was published in 2019 by New York University Press. Her current research addresses religion, firearms, and gender. Dr. Legath leads the Religion and Culture Workshop (REL 521/522) for CSR.