Martha J. Reineke, Professor of Religion, earned her Ph.D. from Vanderbilt University. She directed the UNI Womenís Studies Program (1990-94) and the Graduate Program in Womenís Studies (1994-1999). Dr. Reineke is the author of numerous professional publications, including a highly acclaimed book, Sacrificed Lives: Kristeva on Women and Violence, published by Indiana University Press. A recipient of the 1998 Distinguished Faculty Award from the Iowa American Association of University Women, she also received a Regentsí Award for Faculty Excellence in 1997.