Val Webb has taught Religious Studies at the University of Minnesota and Augsburg College in the United States and at Whitley College, Melbourne, Murdoch University, Perth and Charles Sturt University, Sydney. She has written eight books, including In Defense of Doubt: An Invitation to Adventure (Chalice Press, 1995), Why We’re Equal: Introducing Feminist Theology (Chalice Press, 1999), and Florence Nightingale: The Making of a Radical Theologian (Chalice Press, 2002).