Arts, Humanities, and Languages Department: Faculty and Staff

Lierheimer, Linda Ph.D.
Chair, Arts and Humanities

Professor of Humanities

Office Location: 1188 Fort St., Suite 242
Office Phone: (808) 544-0810


Dr. Linda Lierheimer earned her Ph.D. from Princeton University. She currently teaches courses in global humanities, European history, and gender studies. She also directs HPU’s First-Year Seminar program. Dr. Lierheimer’s research is on women and religion on the Reformation era. She is writing a book on conflicts between nuns and bishops in seventeenth-century France. Her publications include The Life of Antoinette Micolon and “Preaching or Teaching? Defining the Ursuline Mission in Seventeenth-Century France.”