Wanda Deifelt has been a professor in the Religion department since 2004, focusing on the topics of Luther and Lutheranism, Creation, and Christology. Some of her course topics include Christian Theology and God and Gender.
She achieved her Ph.D. and Masters of Theological Studies at Joint Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary and Northwestern University Doctoral Program (Evanston, Illinois) and her Bachelor of Arts at Faculdade de Teologia, Escola Superior de Teologica, (Sao Leopoldo, Brazil). She also achieved her Th.D. Honoris Causa at the University of Olso (Olso, Norway).