Katarina Schuth, O.S.F., is an American Religious Sister, who has been a member of the Sisters of Saint Francis of Rochester, Minnesota since 1960, through most of which she has been a faculty member in higher education institutions. She is a leading figure in the fields of Pastoral Theology and the Sociology of Religion. She holds an Endowed Professorship for the Social Scientific Study of Religion at Saint Paul Seminary School of Divinity, in St. Paul, Minnesota, part of the University of St. Thomas.