BA Case Western Reserve University, 1978
MA Columbia University, 1983
Other M.Phil, Columbia University, 1987
PhD Columbia University, 1993
Chinese intellectual history; Chinese religions; ritual and body studies in the Confucian tradition.
For full-text copies of selected publications by Professor Sommer, please visit her page on the "Religious Studies Faculty Publications" section of Gettysburg College's open-access Institutional Repository, "The Cupola" (cupola.gettysburg.edu).