Daniella Zsupan-Jerome

Assistant Professor and Faculty Coordinator for Distance Learning Systems

Office Location
Room 103 Stallings Hall
Mailing Address
6363 St. Charles Ave., Campus Box 67 New Orleans, LA 70118
Direct Phone
(504) 865-3251
Fax Number
(504) 865-2066
E-mail Address


Ph.D. in Theology and Education, Boston College; M.A. in Religion and the Arts, Yale Divinity School; M.A. in Liturgical Studies, St. John’s University; B.A. in Theology, University of Notre Dame

Short Bio

Daniella Zsupan-Jerome, Ph.D., is assistant professor of liturgy, catechesis, and evangelization. She holds a bachelor’s degree in theology from the University of Notre Dame, a master’s degree in liturgy from St. John’s University in Collegeville, a master’s degree in religion and the arts from Yale Divinity School, and a Ph.D . in theology and education from Boston College. Her research focuses on media and ministry, especially digital media and its potential for faith formation. She is a consultant for the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops' Committee on Communication and author of the book Connected Toward Communion: The Church and Social Communication in the Digital Age (Collegeville: Liturgical Press, 2014.) She has also published a number of practical and devotional resources, including Liturgy Training Publication’s Daily Prayer 2013, Arts and Faith Advent and Lent from Loyola Press, and regularly contributes to Liturgical Press’ Give Us This Day series. At LIM she teaches courses in systematic theology, religious education, and practical theology and oversees the Religious Education and Pastoral Life and Administration Focus Areas, as well as the Church, Sacraments, and Liturgy course. In addition, she is also the faculty coordinator of distance learning systems, working with the online program as well as administering the certification workshops of new LIMEX facilitators. 

Courses Taught

  • Introduction to Practical Theology
  • Church, Sacraments, and Liturgy
  • Digital Media and Ministry
  • Foundations of Religious Education
  • Curriculum Development
  • Catechetical Leadership
  • Parish Life and Ministry
  • Contemporary Issues in Pastoral Ministry