Kate Common

Visiting Assistant Professor of Practical Theology
Louisville Institute Postdoctoral Scholar
Kate Common

Curriculum vitae


Ph.D., Boston University School of Theology
M.A. in Theological Research, Andover Newton Theological School
B.F.A. in Visual Communication Design, Kent State University

Areas of expertise

Practical theology; feminist theology; interdisciplinary research in biblical studies; design thinking; transformational leadership; theological imagination; theopoetics.

Selected published works

“Introducing design thinking & practical theology: A new interdisciplinary partnership.” Practical Matters Journal, Oct. 14, 2019. 


Dr. Common interviews ecowomanist scholars Melanie Harris and Frances Roberts-Gregory