Philosophy Department

Jeanine Viau

Jeanine Viau, Ph.D.

Education

  • Ph.D. in Theology, Ethics from Loyola University Chicago (2014)
  • M.A. in Biblical Languages and Literature from Loyola University Chicago (2007)
  • B.A. in English, Minor: Religious Studies from University of North Florida (2004)

Research Interests

Catholicism in America, gender and sexual ethics, feminist theology, queer studies in religion, social scientific methodologies in the study of religion 

Selected Publications

Articles/Essays

  • “Reparative Tendencies and ‘A Warm Heart for the Cold,’” Syndicate, A Special Symposium: Ferguson and Theology, August 27, 2014.

  • “Listening and Speaking as Two Sides of the Same Coin: Negotiating Dualisms in Intercultural Feminist Collaboration,” with Eunice Kamaara and Elisabeth Vasko, Journal of Feminist Studies in Religion 28.2 (2012), 49-67.

  • “Listening to Experience, Looking Towards Flourishing: Ethnography as a Global Feminist Theo/ethical Practice,” with Edith Chamwama, Eunice Kamaara, Sussy Gumo Kurgat, Damaris Parsitau, Emily Reimer-Barry, Elisabeth Vasko, and Jeanine Viau, Practical Matters, May 2010.

Book Sections/Chapters

  • “Calling Out in the Wilderness: Queer Youth and American Catholicism,” in More than a Monologue: Sexual Diversity and the Catholic Church, Volume I: Voices of Our Times, edited by Christine Firer Hinze and J. Patrick Hornbeck II (New York: Fordham University Press, 2014), 124-137.

Book Reviews

  • Peter Nynäs & Andrew Kam-Tuck Yip, Religion, Gender and Sexuality in Everyday Life (Farnham & Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2012) in Journal of Contemporary Religion 29.3 (2014), 571-572.    

Conference Papers/Presentations

  • “Post*feminist and/or F-ing Queer: ‘A Permanent Exercise of Serious Doubting’” accepted for presentation at the Annual Conference of the American Academy of Religion, San Diego, CA, November 24, 2014.

  • Panelist, “Ethnography, Ethics, and Graduate Studies,” Fieldwork and Christian Ethics interest group, the Annual Meeting of the Society of Christian Ethics, Seattle, WA, January 11, 2014.

  • “Calling Out in the Wilderness: Is 'Nones' an Appropriate Designation?” Annual Conference of the American Academy of Religion, Baltimore, MD, November 26, 2013.    
  • de rigueur: A Preliminary Study of Terms,” Ethics and Sexualities working group, the Annual Meeting of the Society of Christian Ethics, Chicago, IL, January 4, 2013.

  • “Does It Get Better? Considering the ‘Capacity to Persevere in a [Queer and] Livable Life,’” Annual Conference of the American Academy of Religion, Chicago, IL, November 20, 2012.

  • “Breaking the Silence, Living Resurrection: A Study of LGBTQ Youth Activists at Two Urban Catholic Universities,” the Annual Meeting of the Society of Christian Ethics, Washington, DC, January 7, 2012.    
  • “‘With Her Hands on the Threshold’: Examining Judges 19-21, Sexual Violence, and Magisterial Culpability,” Annual Conference of the American Academy of Religion, San Francisco, CA, November 19, 2011.    

Courses

Course Number Course Title Mode Date and Time Syllabus
11458 HUM2210 Humanistic Tradition Ⅰ Web Web Not Online
No Description Available
18860 HUM4934 Key Conc in Hum & Cult Studies Face2Face Tu,Th 1:30PM - 2:45PM Not Online
No Description Available
11466 PHI3033 Philosophy Religion & Envt Web Web Not Online
No Description Available
10432 REL2300 World Religions Face2Face Tu,Th 10:30AM - 11:45AM Not Online
No Description Available
Course Number Course Title Mode Date and Time Syllabus
80365 HUM2210 Humanistic Tradition Ⅰ Face2Face M,W,F 12:30PM - 1:20PM Available
No Description Available
81754 PHI3033 Philosophy Religion & Envt Web Web Available
No Description Available
80819 REL2300 World Religions Face2Face M,W,F 2:30PM - 3:20PM Available
No Description Available
81904 REL3403 Christianity Web Web Available
No Description Available
Course Number Course Title Mode Session Date and Time Syllabus
50610 REL2300 World Religions Web A Web Available
No Description Available
50848 REL2300 World Religions Web B Web Available
No Description Available
Course Number Course Title Mode Date and Time Syllabus
11620 HUM2210 Humanistic Tradition Ⅰ Web Web Available
No Description Available
10411 HUM4933 Senior Research Seminar Face2Face Tu,Th 1:30PM - 2:45PM Available
No Description Available
11634 PHI3033 Philosophy Religion & Envt Web Web Available
No Description Available
10437 REL2300 World Religions Face2Face Tu,Th 10:30AM - 11:45AM Available
No Description Available
Course Number Course Title Mode Date and Time Syllabus
81901 HUM2210 Humanistic Tradition Ⅰ Face2Face Tu,Th 3:00PM - 4:15PM Available
No Description Available
90582 PHI3033 Philosophy Religion & Envt Web Web Available
No Description Available
81214 REL2300 World Religions Face2Face Tu,Th 9:00AM - 10:15AM Available
No Description Available
81829 REL2300 World Religions Face2Face Tu,Th 10:30AM - 11:45AM Available
No Description Available
Course Number Course Title Mode Session Date and Time Syllabus
50623 REL2300 World Religions Web A Web Available
No Description Available
50873 REL2300 World Religions Web B Web Available
No Description Available

Updated: Aug 25, 2017

Philosophy Department • College of Arts & Humanities at the University of Central Florida
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