Joanna Carraway Vitiello

Professor of History
College of Arts and Sciences
Arrupe Hall 303


Ph.D. Medieval Studies, University of Toronto
M.A. Medieval Studies, University of Toronto
M.A. Religious Studies, Wake Forest University
B.A. Religious Studies; Art, Wake Forest University


Joanna Vitiello holds a Ph.D. from the Centre for Medieval Studies at the University of Toronto, which she earned in 2007. Her interests include the history of due process in medieval law, history of evidence and the development of inquisitorial criminal justice. At Rockhurst University, Vitiello teaches courses in medieval and renaissance history, legal history and historiography.