Academic Title

Vice Provost, Academic Affairs and Innovation

Additional Title

Professor, Religious and Theological Studies

Research Interests
  • Political Economy and Social Ethics
  • War and Peace Studies
  • Catholic Social Thought
Research Summary

My first book, “Who Would Jesus Kill? War, Peace & the Christian Tradition” won the College Theology Society Book of the Year Award. My second book, “After the Smoke Clears,” examines post-war ethics and just war theory. My third book, “The Almi

  • Ph.D. Theology Loyola University of Chicago
Areas of Expertise
  • Ethics of War and Peace
  • Political Theology
  • Poverty and Development
  • Catholic Social Thought
  • Business Ethics
Honors and Awards
  • Edward G. Roddy Outstanding Teacher of the Year, Merrimack College, 2011.
  • Book of the Year Award (for “Who Would Jesus Kill? War, Peace and the Christian Tradition”), College Theology Society, 2009.