Thematic Interests

Human dignity and life; oppression in Latin America and the Third World

Current Research

The historical background and continuing theological relevance of the preferential option for the poor.

Other Accomplishments & Recognitions
  • Joseph B. and Toby Gittler Prize, Brandeis University (2014)
  • Awarded second-place prize in the social teaching category by the Catholic Press Association for The Preferential Option for the Poor beyond Theology (2014) 
Apr 17 to 19, 2016
From Aid to Accompaniment
Jaimie Bleck Matt Bloom Paolo G. Carozza Rev. Robert Dowd, CSC Paul Farmer Rev. Daniel G. Groody, CSC Rev. Gustavo Gutiérrez, OP Matthew Hing Terence Johnson Rev. Emmanuel Katongole Tracy L. Kijewski-Correa Erin Metz McDonnell Terence McDonnell Carolyn R. Nordstrom Steve Reifenberg Sara Sievers

Upcoming Events


April 26 to April 28
1968 in Europe and Latin America Conference
April 26
Public Lecture: 1968: A Long Time Coming


April 27
Conflict Prevention Agencies and Civil Society Organizations in Puno and Cajamarca
Working Groups, Comparative Politics Workshop
Omar Coronel Cuadros


April 28
Public Lecture: "1968: Reform or Revolution"
Ignacio Walker


Upcoming Deadlines

No Deadlines In The Near Future