Meet the Expert

The Basics

First Name
Katherine
Middle Name/M.I.
Last Name
Pollock
City
Springfield
State/Territory/Province
MO
Country
USA

Professional Information

Categories of Difference
Title
Research Assistant
Institutional Affiliation
Missouri State University
Discipline of Degree
Religious Studies
Biographical Sketch

Katherine Pollock is a Community of Christ student at Missouri State University‚Äôs Department of Religious Studies in Springfield, Missouri. She has spent the last four summers at Community of Christ’s historic sites internship program. Her latest accomplishments include researching for busy historians, conducting oral histories and surveying over 500 summer visitors at the Kirtland Temple. She also works at her university’s student food pantry, volunteers at a local Pentecostal archive, and helps coordinate campus interfaith events. She plans on pursuing graduate work after completing a B.S. in Religious Studies.

Mormon Studies Expertise

Methods/ Approaches
Oral History, Religious Studies, Statistics
Chronological Focus
20th century, 21st century
Geographic Focus
United States and/or Canada
Research Topics
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Community of Christ (formerly Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints), Cultural History, Interfaith/Interreligious Relations/Dialogue, Sacred Space
Key Words
Bibliography