William F. Baker, Ph.D., GSE,
Claudio Acquaviva, S.J. Chair, and Journalist-in-Residence, has been selected as one of the top journalism educators in the nation by NewsPro magazine.
Charles C. Camosy, Ph.D., ARTS AND SCIENCES,
associate professor of theology, published “Locating Laudato Si Along a Catholic Trajectory of Concern for Non-Human Animals” in the peer-reviewed journal Lex Naturalis. He also gave a talk at the University of Maryland Student “Shell” Startup Organization titled, “The Importance of Philosophy and Theology for Thinking about Entrepreneurs as a Guild.”
Keith R. Cruise, Ph.D., ARTS AND SCIENCES,
associate professor of psychology, is a co-principal investigator on a recently approved grant funded by the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention. The project will evaluate trauma-informed care in juvenile justice settings.
George Demacopoulos, Ph.D., ARTS AND SCIENCES,
Fr. John Meyendorff and Patterson Family Chair of Orthodox Christian Studies and co-director of the Orthodox Christian Studies Center, published “The Eusebian Valorization of Violence and Constantine’s Wars for God,” in Constantine: Religious Faith and Imperial Violence (Routledge, 2017).
Sarit Kattan Gribetz, Ph.D., ARTS AND SCIENCES,
assistant professor of theology, presented research on the reception of rabbinic literature in South Korea at the Association for Jewish Studies Annual Meeting in San Diego in December 2016. She also published a new article, “Between Narrative and Polemic: The Sabbath in Genesis Rabbah and the Babylonian Talmud,” in a collection of essays that she co-edited titled Genesis Rabbah in Text and Context (Mohr Siebeck, 2016).
Quamrul Haider, Ph.D., ARTS AND SCIENCES,
professor of physics, presented his paper, ”Prediction, Observation and Future Research on Eta-mesic Nuclei,” at the 2017 National Conference on Physics in Dhaka, Bangladesh, on January 5-7, 2017.
Bradford Hinze, Ph.D., ARTS AND SCIENCES,
Karl Rahner, S.J., Professor of Theology, participated in a two-day seminar that took place on December 12 and 13 at the Gregorian University in Rome on his book, Prophetic Obedience: An Ecclesiology for a Dialogical Church (Orbis Books, 2016).
Nicholas Tampio, Ph.D., ARTS AND SCIENCES,
associate professor of political science, was recently announced as the new co-editor of the journal Politics and Religion, an international journal sponsored by the APSA Organized Section on Religion and Politics.