Publications & Presentations


Democracy, Culture, and Catholicism: Voice from Four Continents
    Co-Edited with Michael J. Schuck (New York: Fordham University Press, 2016)

"Arrupe College: Breaking New Ground"
    Conversations on Jesuit Higher Education 48(2015): 25

“Testimony, Responsibility, and Recognition: A Ricoeurian Response to Crises of Sexual Abuse”
    Text Matters: A Journal of Literature, Theory, and Culture, 4.4(2014): 81-98

Book Review: Keeping Faith with Human Rights by Linda Hogan
    International Journal of Public Theology, 10.1(2016): 122-124

Book Review: Grounding Human Rights in a Pluralist World by Grace Y. Kao
    International Journal of Public Theology, 8.1(2014): 110-111

Book Review: A Time to Embrace: Same-Sex Relationships in Religion, Law, and Politics
by William Stacy Johnson
    International Journal of Public Theology, 7.4(2013):491-492


“Cosmopolitan Ethics: Reviving Moral Discourse in the Time of Trump”
     2018 Annual Meeting of The Society of Christian Ethics
     Portland, Oregon, 4-7 January 2018

“Mercy, Alterity, and Levinas: Reimagining Catholic Ethics ‘Otherwise’”
    The Challenge of God: Continental Philosophy and the Catholic
    Intellectual Heritage

    Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, IL, 14-16 April 2016

“Cosmopolitanism & The City”
    The City as an Intersectional Site of Ethics and Theology
    3rd International McCormick Ethics Colloquium, in conjunction
    with Theologisches Forschungskolleg Erfurt
    Universität Erfurt, Erfurt, Germany, 24-26 May 2014

Invited Response to “How Politics Became Impossible and Ethics
    Became Unnecessary: The Shrinking Moral Vocabulary of
    Modern Public Life” – A lecture by Prof. Robin Lovin
    Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, IL, 21 February 2014

“Religion in the Social Sphere: The Future of Catholic Social Teaching”
    Christianity in a Pluralistic Society
    2nd International McCormick Ethics Colloquium, in conjunction
    with Theologisches Forschungskolleg Erfurt
    Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, IL, 18-20 March 2013

“Pacem in terris, H. Richard Niebuhr, and the Possibility of World Government”
    Peace Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow: Celebrating 50 Years since
    Pacem in Terris
    Center for Social Concerns at the University of Notre Dame
    University of Notre Dame, South Bend, IN, 21-23 March 2013

“The Future of Christian Theology”
    Loyola University Chicago/Marquette University Graduate
    Student Colloquium
    Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI, 16 February 2013

“Violence and the Law: Assessing Robert Cover’s Nomos and Narrative in Light of
a Critical Hermeneutic.”
    Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary’s 5th Annual Graduate
    Student Conference: Church and State
    Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary, Evanston, IL, 20 April 2012

“Testimony, Responsibility, and Recognition: An Analysis of, and Response to, the
Sexual Abuse Crisis in the Catholic Church through a Ricoeurian Hermeneutic.”
     American Academy of Religion National Conference
     San Francisco, CA, 19-22 November 2011