Assistant Professor

Department of Religious & Pastoral Studies


Ph.D. Religion, Vanderbilt University, M.A. Theology, University of Dayton


Dr. Lassiter is an assistant professor in Religious and Pastoral Studies.  She graduated from Vanderbilt University with her Ph.D. in Religion and from the University of Dayton with her M.A. in Theology.  Her primary research and teaching interests lie in the critical investigation of theological practices of ministry and faith, formation of the self, and advancement of social justice with marginalized and excluded persons.