M.T.S., Emory University, Candler School of Theology, 2001
B.A., Goshen College, 1998
Feminist theory; gender and sexuality studies; social theory; human trafficking; U.S. human trafficking policy; liberationist ethics.
"Christian Ethics and Human Trafficking Activism: Progressive Christianity and Social Critique," Journal of the Society of Christian Ethics, 34(1), co-authored with Letitia M. Campbell, forthcoming 2014.
Other Dreams of Freedom: Religion, Sex and Human Trafficking (AAR Academy Series), NY: Oxford University Press, 2012.
“Christianity and Human Trafficking,” Religion Compass 4(10), October 2011: 567-578.
"From Bush to Obama: Rethinking Sex and Religion in the U.S.'s Initiative to Combat Human Trafficking," Journal of Feminist Studies in Religion 26(1) Spring 2010: 79-99.
"Incorporating the Scriptures Bodily," Keith Graber Miller and Malinda E. Berry, eds. Wrestling with the Text: Young Adult Perspectives on Scripture, Journeys With Scripture Series, vol. 2 (Cascadia Publishing House and Herald Press, 2007).
As a Christian ethics educator, Dr. Zimmerman works to open the space for her students – and herself – to consider new perspectives. Hear it in her own words.