Nichole Flores

Assistant Professor of Religious Studies

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  • AB in Government, Smith College
  • MDiv, Yale Divinity School
  • PhD in Theological Ethics, Boston College

Research Interests

Dr. Flores researches the constructive contributions of Catholic and Latinx theologies to notions of justice and aesthetics to the life of democracy. Her research in practical ethics addresses issues of democracy, migration, family, gender, economics (labor and consumption), race and ethnicity, and ecology.


  • Undergraduate
    • Slavery and Liberation: A Theological Inquiry
    • Discipleship and Martyrdom 
    • Theological Bioethics 
    • Do We Have Faith in Democracy?
  • Graduate
    • Religion and the Common Good 
    • Ethics and Aesthetics 
    • Contemporary Catholic Theology in Global Perspective 
  • First-Year Advising Seminars (COLA)
    • ‚ÄčReligion and the 2020 Elections