Bachelor, Princeton University, New Jersey, 1987. Master of Arts, St. John's College, Santa Fe, 1990. Doctor of Philosophy, University Chicago, 1999.
Assistant professor North Carolina State University, Raleigh, 1999—2004. Adjunct assistant professor University Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 2004. Editor Katz Center Advanced Judaic Studies, Philadelphia, since 2004.
Member of Association Jewish Studies, American Academy Religion, Society Biblical Literature.
Married Peter T. Struck, January 22, 1994. 1 child Adam Dering Struck.