Graduate Theological Union: Ph.D, Systematic and Philosophical Theology 2005
Dissertation: “Interpreting Our Lady of Guadalupe: Mediating the Christian Mystery of Redemption” Major Advisor: Dr. Alejandro García-Rivera
Seattle University: Master of Divinity 1989
Loyola Marymount University: B.B.A, Business Administration
Areas of Expertise (6)
North American Pragmatism and Religious Thought
Feminist Theologies (U.S. and Third World)
U.S. Latino/a Theologies
Ann O'Hara Graff Memorial Award. 2018 (professional)
Catholic Theological Society of America (CTSA), Women's Consultation in Constructive Theology
Outstanding Educator Award 2018 (professional)
For service to the Boston Latina/o Community
Loretto Legacy Award for Religion and Theology, 2012 (professional)
Sisters of Loretto
Boston College Faculty Fellowship Sabbatical (professional)
Next Generation of Promising Catholic Theologians (professional)
Named in America Magazine (Feb 2011) as one of seven.
Louisville Institute’s First Book Grant (professional)
The Rev. Francis L. Markey Dissertation Grant for Catholic Women in Ministry (professional)
Lumen Gentium Award, Co-Recipient, 1994 (professional)
Conference for Pastoral Planning & Council Development
Seattle University Centennial Alumni Award (professional)
Seattle University Multicultural Awareness Award (professional)
- Catholic Theological Society of America (CTSA), 1999-present
- International Network of Societies of Catholic Theology (INSeCT), 2013-2017
- Academy of Catholic Hispanic Theologians of the United States (ACHTUS), 1996-present
- American Academy of Religion (AAR), 1997-present
- International Academy of Practical Theologians (IAPT), 2006-present
- Association of Practical Theology, 2009 – present
- Josiah Royce Society, 2009 – present
- Society for the Advancement of American Philosophy (SAAP), 2011 – present
- French (Reading)
Eds. Carlos Mendoza-Álvarez & Po-Ho Huang, no. 376 (Junio 2018), 27-38.
Eds. Carlos Mendoza-Álvarez & Héctor Conde Rubio. (Ciudad de México: Universidad Iberoamericana, 2017): 277-290.
Edited by Grace Ji-Sun Kim and Hilda P. Koster. (Minneapolis, MN: Fortress Press, 2017): 311-324.
Eds. Luis Aranguren Gonzalo y Félix Palazzi. (Miami, FL: Convivium Press: 2017): 396-404.
Edited by Claire E. Wolfteich and Annemie Dillen. (Leuven: Peeters Publishers, 2016): 167-184.
Edited by Agnes M. Brazal and María Teresa Dávila. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 2016: 81-90.
Tomo LII, no. 119 (Marzo 2016), 189-207.
Edited by Orlando O. Espín. London: Wiley-Blackwell, 2015: 347-363.
College Theology Society Annual Volume 58. Eds. Mary Doak and Anita Houck. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 2013: 87-103.
Edited by Rosemary P. Carbine and Kathleen J. Dolphin. Collegeville, MN: Liturgical Press, 2012: 61-74.