Dianne M. Traflet, J.D., S.T.D., Associate Dean for Graduate Studies and Administration and Assistant Professor of Pastoral Theology, earned a J.D. from Seton Hall University School of Law, an M.A. in Catholic Theology and Pastoral Ministry from The Institute of Advanced Studies of Catholic Doctrine, St. John's University, and an S.T.L. and an S.T.D. from the Pontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas (The Angelicum), Rome. Dr. Traflet is the director of the Institute for Christian Spirituality and is a key leader in the Center for Diaconal Formation. She gives numerous lectures, retreats, and days of recollection, including some specific to wives of deacons and deacon candidates. She is the author of Edith Stein: A Spiritual Portrait (Pauline Media, 2008). Dr. Traflet serves on the Board of Governors of the St. Joseph's Seminary (Dunwoodie), NY, and on the Academic Committee of the Catholic Distance University, VA. Her recent classes include Women Mystics, Theology and Practice of Prayer, Spiritual Theology and Public Speaking, Marian Spirituality and History of Christian Spirituality.
- S.T.D., Pontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas (The Angelicum), Rome
- S.T.L., Pontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas (The Angelicum), Rome
- M.A., St. John's University
- J.D., Seton Hall University
- St. Edith Stein: A Spiritual Portrait
New York: Pauline Books and Media, August, 2008