Marquette Hall


Dr. Joshua Burns Joshua Ezra Burns, Ph.D. (Hebrew Bible, Classical Judaism)
Associate Professor
, Assistant Department Chair
Marquette Hall 342; (414) 288-6776
Michael Cover PhD

Michael Cover, Ph.D. (New Testament, Paul, Philo of Alexandria)
Assistant Professor
Marquette Hall 340; (414) 288-7648

Deirdre Dempsey Deirdre A. Dempsey, Ph.D. (Old Testament, Languages)
Associate Professor, Director of Undergraduate Studies
Marquette Hall 321; (414) 288-3747
Dr. Julian Hills Julian V. Hills, Th.D. (New Testament, Johannine Literature)
Associate Professor
Marquette Hall 315; (414) 288-3776
Rev. William Kurz, S.J. Rev. William S. Kurz, S.J., Ph.D. (New Testament, Johannine Literature)
Marquette Hall 312; (414) 288-7148
Andrei A. Orlov, Ph.D. (Christian Origins, Pseudepigrapha, Enoch)
Marquette Hall 310; (414) 288-6802
Dr. Sharon Pace Sharon Pace, Ph.D. (Hebrew Bible)
Marquette Hall 331; (414) 288-7503
Michel R. Barnes, Ph.D. (Greek and Latin Patristics, Augustine, Gregory of Nyssa)
Associate Professor
Marquette Hall 334; (414) 288-3735
Dr. Mark Johnson Mark F. Johnson, Ph.D. (Thomas Aquinas, Medieval Moral Theology)
Associate Professor
Marquette Hall 350; (414) 288-7646
Ulrich Lehner Ulrich L. Lehner, Dr.theol., Dr. phil. habil. (Catholic Reformation, Enlightenment)
Marquette Hall 327; (414) 288-7333
Dr. Mickey L. Mattox

Mickey L. Mattox, Ph.D. (Reformation Studies, Martin Luther)

Marquette Hall 323; (414) 288-3736

Dr. Marcus Plested Marcus Plested, D.Phil. (Patristic, Byzantine, and Modern Orthodox Theology)
Associate Professor
Marquette Hall 325; (414) 288-3740
Dr. Saint-Laurent Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent, Ph.D. (Syriac Studies, Early Christianity)
Assistant Professor
Marquette Hall 338; (414) 288-8045
Rev. David Schultenover, S.J. Rev. David G. Schultenover, S.J., Ph.D. (Roman Catholic Modernism, Post-Enlightenment)
Marquette Hall 333; (414) 288-3165
Dr. Zemler-Cizewski Wanda Zemler-Cizewski, Ph.D. (Medieval Scholastic Theology, Twelfth Century)
Associate Professor, Library Coordinator
Marquette Hall 322; (414) 288-3741
SYSTEMATIC THEOLOGY          Section Description
Dr. Lyle Dabney D. Lyle Dabney, D.Theol. (Pneumatology, Theological Anthropology)
Associate Professor
Marquette Hall 328; (414) 288-3744
Rev. Robert M. Doran, S.J., Ph.D. (Systematic Theology, Method, Bernard Lonergan)
Professor, Emmett Doerr Chair in Catholic Systematic Theology
Marquette Hall 318; (414) 288-3164
Rev. John Laurance SJ Rev. John D. Laurance, S.J., Ph.D. (Liturgical Studies)
Associate Professor
Marquette Hall 311; (414) 288-3734
Dr Masson Robert L. Masson, Ph.D. (Philosophical Theology, Fundamental Theology, Systematics, Karl Rahner)
Professor, Department Chair
Marquette Hall 115G; (414) 288-6952
Rev. Joseph G. Mueller, S.J., S.T.D. (Ecclesiology, Patristics)
Associate Professor, Director of Graduate Students
Marquette Hall 115J; (414) 288-6884
Dr. Danielle Nussberger Danielle K. Nussberger, Ph.D. (Systematic Theology, Hans Urs von Balthasar)
Associate Professor
Marquette Hall 313; (414) 288-3749
Fr. Joseph Ogbonnaya Joseph Ogbonnaya, Ph.D. (Lonergan's Philosophy and Theology, World Christianity, Theology and Development)
Assistant Professor
Marquette Hall 348; (414) 288-7647
Dr. Irfan A. Omar Irfan A. Omar, Ph.D. (Islamic Theology, Inter-religious Dialogue, Peace Studies)
Associate Professor
Marquette Hall 337; (414) 288-3746
Dr. Jame Schaefer Jame Schaefer, Ph.D. (Theology, the Natural Sciences, and Technology; Religious Foundations for Ecological Ethics)
Associate Professor
Marquette Hall 329; (414) 288-3742
Fr. John Thiede SJ Rev. John S. Thiede, S.J., Ph.D. (Christology, Latin American Theology, Martyrdom)
Assistant Professor
Marquette Hall 344; (414) 288-7156
Dr. Susan K. Wood, SCL Susan K. Wood, SCL, Ph.D. (Ecclesiology, Ecumenism, Sacramental Theology)
Marquette Hall 335; (414) 288-1967
Dr. Conor Kelly Conor M. Kelly, Ph.D. (Theological Ethics, Sexual Ethics, Health Care Ethics)
Assistant Professor
Marquette Hall 326; (414) 288-6522
Dr. Daniel Maguire Daniel C. Maguire, S.T.D. (Theological Ethics, Cross-Cultural Ethics)
Marquette Hall 324; (414) 288-5508
Rev. Philip J. Rossi, S.J. Rev. Philip J. Rossi, S.J., Ph.D. (Philosophical Theology, Ethics, Immanuel Kant)
Marquette Hall 314; (414) 288-3738
Gretchen Baumgardt PhD Gretchen Baumgardt, Ph.D. (Christian Spirituality, Feminist/"Third World" Women's Theologies)
Visiting Assistant Professor
Marquette Hall 346; (414) 288-6091
Matthew Neujahr Matthew Neujahr, Ph.D. (Hebrew Bible/Old Testament, Dead Sea Scrolls, Second Temple Judaism, and Ancient Near Eastern Religion)
Visiting Assistant Professor
Marquette Hall 324
Krista Stevens Krista Stevens, Ph.D.
Visiting Assistant Professor
Marquette Hall 332: (414) 288-3215
Kate Ward Kate Ward, Ph.D. (Christian Ethics--Economic Ethics, Virtue Ethics, and Ethical Method)
Visiting Assistant Professor
Marquette Hall 330; (414) 288-3737
Patrick W. Carey, Ph.D.
Rev. David M. Coffey, S.T.D.
Michael K. Duffey, Ph.D.
 Rev. Michael A. Fahey, S.J.
Bishop Alexander Golitzin
Rev. D. Thomas Hughson, S.J., Ph.D.
Rev. William J. Kelly, S.J., S.T.D.
Paul Misner, Dr.Theol.
John J. Schmitt, Ph.D.




Theology Department Mission Statement

Theology Department Mission Statement

Marquette University defines itself as Christian, Catholic, Jesuit, urban, and independent. The Department of Theology functions within the university to investigate and understand the Catholic tradition, its relation to other Christian communions, and to other religions of the world. Read more of our mission statement.