Nyasha Junior

Nyasha Junior

Visiting Associate Professor of Women’s Studies and African-American Religions
Women's Studies in Religion Program Research Associate 2020–21
Nyasha Junior


  • BSFS, Georgetown University
  • MPA, Princeton University
  • MDiv, Pacific School of Religion
  • PhD Princeton Theological Seminary


Nyasha Junior is Associate Professor of Religion (Hebrew Bible) at Temple University. Her current research project, “The Resurrection of Jarena Lee,” investigates the life and legacy of a Black Christian preacher who published her autobiography in 1836. For more information, see her Women's Studies in Religion Program profile page.

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