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Fitzgerald Katharine, Ph.D. Student, Biblical Field

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Katharine Fitzgerald

Ph.D. Student, Biblical Field

PhD Students
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:


My academic interests center on issues pertaining to Jewish identity during the Second Temple Period. Topics of interest include rethinking sectarian identity, examining Jewish beliefs surrounding the inclusion/exclusion of Gentiles, and more broadly, the formation of identity boundaries and their application to communities in the ancient world.


  • Saint Bernard’s School of Theology and Ministry, M.A. in Theological Studies, 2015
  • Nazareth College, B.A., 2012


  • What on Earth is Religion? (1B06). For Dr. Philippa Carter. (2016–2017)