PhD, University of Missouri, English / Folklore and Culture Studies, Graduate Minor in Women’s and Gender Studies, 2019
MA, University of Missouri, English / Critical Theory. University of Missouri, 2006
MPhil., Stirling University, Religion, Culture and Critical Theory, 2003
BA, University of California, Santa Barbara, Religious Studies, 2002
Religion and Race in the U.S., Religion and Popular Culture, Folklore and Culture.
Nominee, Professor of the Year, Mizzou Athletics Roars (2021)
Nominee, Professor of the Year, Mizzou Athletics Roars (2022)
Winner, College-level Course Award for “Religion in Science Fiction” ADEIL: Association for Distance Education and Independent Learning (2018)