Ph.D., Religious Studies, University of Virginia, 2013
M.Div., Princeton Theological Seminary, 2007
B.A., Philosophy, Biblical and Theological Studies, Bethel University (St. Paul, MN), Summa Cum Laude, 2004
Assistant Professor, Religious Studies, Millsaps College, 2017-
Director, Initiative for Vocational Inquiry, Millsaps College, 2017-
Director, Vocation, Ethics, and Society, Millsaps College, 2014-
Visiting Assistant Professor, Religious Studies, Millsaps College, 2014-2017
Postdoctoral Teaching Fellow, Religious Studies, Millsaps College, 2013-2014
Essential Trinitarianism: Schleiermacher as Trinitarian Theologian, T&T Clark Explorations in Reformed Theology (London/New York: Bloomsbury, 2017). Available at: http://www.bloomsbury.com/us/essential-trinitarianism-schleiermacher-as-trinitarian-theologian-9780567677099/
Co-edited with Maurice Apprey, The Key to the Door: Experiences of the Early African-American Graduates of the University of Virginia (University of Virginia, 2017). Available at: http://www.upress.virginia.edu/title/5038
A Theology for Ecological Living: Schleiermacher and Sustainability, Columbia Series in Reformed Theology, ed. Shelli M. Poe (Louisville: Westminster John Knox, Forthcoming – 2018).
“Locating Prayerful Submission for Feminist Ecumenism: Holy Saturday or Incarnate Life?” Feminist Theology 26/2 (2018): 171-184.
“Friedrich Schleiermacher’s Theology as a Resource for Ecological Economics.” Theology Today 73/1 (2016): 9-23.
“Schleiermacher’s Transcendental Reasoning: Toward a Feminist Affirmation of Divine Personhood.” Feminist Theology 24/2 (January 2016): 1-17.
Co-authored with Emily Gravett. “Acknowledging Students’ Collaboration through Peer-Review: A Footnoting Practice,” College Teaching (2016): DOI:10.1080/87567555.2015.1094441.
Co-authored with Maurice Apprey and Patrice Preston-Grimes. “Key Issues from Policy and Strategy to Program Implementation.” Peabody Journal of Education, Special Issue: Advising, Mentoring, and Advancing African-American Students in Higher Education: Trajectories from Policy and Strategy to Academic Support Programs 89/3 (2014): 411-414.
“Friedrich Schleiermacher and the United Church of Christ: Reformed, Liberal, Public.” Prism 25/1 (Spring 2011): 52-69.
“Schleiermacher and Sustainability,” A Theology for Ecological Living, Columbia Series in Reformed Theology (Louisville: Westminster John Knox, 2018).
“An Ecological Oikos: Election, Economics, and Ecumenism,” A Theology for Ecological Living, Columbia Series in Reformed Theology (Louisville: Westminster John Knox, 2018).
Co-authored with Patrice Preston-Grimes, Marcus Martin, Meghan Faulkner, “Opening the Door: Reflection and a Call to Action for an Inclusive Academic Community,” in The Key to the Door: Experiences of the Early African-American Graduates of the University of Virginia, Maurice Apprey and Shelli Poe, eds, (University of Virginia, 2017).
Co-authored with Maurice Apprey, “An Interview with Teresa Walker Price and Evelyn Yancey Jones.” In The Key to the Door: Experiences of the Early African American Graduates of the University of Virginia, Maurice Apprey and Shelli M. Poe, eds. (University of Virginia, 2017).
“Lilith, Christianity,” Encyclopedia of Bible and its Reception (Berlin: De Gruyter, in press).
Teaching at the University of Virginia: A Handbook for Faculty and Teaching Assistants, 3rd Edition. Edited by PC Fleming, Emily Gravett, Deandra Little, Shelli Poe. A Publication of the Teaching Resource Center at the University of Virginia. 2012. Available online: http://trc.virginia.edu/wp-content/uploads/2013/01/3rd_Edition.pdf
Invited Blog Posts
“Using Religion? Higher Ed, Vocation, and Systemic Justice,” Religion and Its Publics, Dec. 11, 2017: https://religionpublics.wixsite.com/forthetimebeing/single-post/2017/12/11/Using-Religion-Higher-Ed-Vocation-and-Systemic-Justice
“Millsaps Freshment Reading: Half the Sky,” Lemuria Books, Aug. 12, 2014: http://lemuriablog.com/hh-milsaps-freshman-reading-half-the-sky/
Selected Conference Activity
“Essential Trinitarianism: Schleiermacher as Trinitarian Theologian,” American Academy of Religion Annual Meeting (Boston, MA), November 18, 2018.
“Expanding the Imaginary: A Queer Community for Feminist Ecumenism,” Women, Gender, and Religion Group, Southeastern Commission for the Study of Religion, American Academy of Religion Regional Meeting (Raleigh, NC), March 3-5, 2017.
“Acknowledging Students’ Collaborations through Peer-Review: A Footnoting Practice,” Southeastern Commission for the Study of Religion, American Academy of Religion Regional Meeting (Atlanta, GA), March 6, 2016.
“Feminist Thought, Evangelical Christians, and Submission: Unholy Trinity or the Future of Feminist Studies of Religion?” Associated Colleges of the South Gender Studies Conference, Southwestern University, Georgetown, TX, Feb 19-21, 2016.
Co-presented with Chris Donald and Ann Phelps, “Transitional Times: Navigating the Spaces between Convocation, Vocation, and Baccalaureate in a Religiously Plural Community,” Network for Vocation in Undergraduate Education Conference (St. Louis, MO), March 28, 2015.
“Friedrich Schleiermacher’s Dogmatics as a Resource for Ecological Economics,” Schleiermacher Group, American Academy of Religion Annual Meeting (San Diego, CA), November 24, 2014.
“Knowing and Unknowing in Friedrich Schleiermacher: A Feminist Proposal,” Christian Systematic Theology Unit and Schleiermacher Group, American Academy of Religion Annual Meeting (Chicago, IL), November 19, 2012.
“Das Überdenken von Friedrich Schleiermachers Lehre Gottes: Apophasis, Kataphasis, Feminismus,” Internationale Schleiermacher-Gesellschaft e.V. Schleiermacher-Symposium 2012: Schleiermachers Predigten: Themenvortrage – Forschungsprojekte, sponsored by Schleiermacher’sche Stiftung (Leucorea in Wittenberg), 19 Oktober, 2012.
“Friedrich Schleiermacher and the United Church of Christ: Reformed, Liberal, Public,” Liberal Theologies Group, American Academy of Religion Annual Meeting (San Francisco, CA), November 21, 2011.
“Friedrich Schleiermacher and John Calvin: Locating Reformed Theology in Public,” Reformed Theology Group, American Academy of Religion Annual Meeting (San Francisco, CA), November 19, 2011.
Vocation in Today’s World
Does Religion Belong in the Hospital?
The Pentecostal Explosion: A 20th-Century Global Phenomenon
Faith and Doubt
Chaos or Community in Medieval Christianity
World Religions and How to Study Them
Christianity in Dialogue: Schleiermacher and Ramanuja
Modern and Contemporary Theology/Christian Theology Today
The History of Christian Thought/Christian Thought
The Trinity Then and Now
Christian Liberation: Race and Sex
Feminism in Religious Traditions
Vocation, Ethics, and Society Minor
Work, Ethics, and Society
Vocational Inquiry in Context I & II
Research in Schleiermacher Studies
Candler School of Theology (Emory University), Course of Study at Millsaps College
Theological Heritage III: Medieval to Reformation Theology
University of Virginia
Business, Ethics, and Society
Faith and Reason
University of Mary Washington
Religion and Economics
Service to Academy
Co-Chair, Schleiermacher Unit of the American Academy of Religion, 2014-2019
Journal Manuscript Review, Modern Theology, 2016
Steering Committee Member, Schleiermacher Group of the AAR, 2013-2014
Executive Editor, Princeton Theological Review, 2005-2007
[Updated 1.18.18; Full, updated CV available upon request]