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Dr. Don J. Briel

Director, Center for Catholic Studies; Koch Chair in Catholic Studies; Editorial Board Member, LOGOS
Office
105 Sitzmann Hall
Phone
(651) 962-5701

Academic History

A.B. history, University of Notre Dame, 1969 Licence en Théologie, University of Strasbourg, 1976 Doctorat en Théologie Catholique, University of Strasbourg, 1980 Dissertation: Isaac Williams and Newman: The Oxford Movement Controversy of 1838-1841

Expertise

John Henry Newman Christopher Dawson Catholic Higher Education

Selected Publications

“The Catholic Studies/Angelicum Program in Rome,” in Cynthia Toms-Smedley and Ron Morgan, eds., Transformation at the Edge of the World: Forming Globally Engaged Christians through the Study Abroad Experience, forthcoming, May 2010, Abilene Christian University Press. “Catholic Studies,” in Thomas Rausch, S. J., ed., Education for Faith and Justice: Catholic Higher Education Today, forthcoming, Spring 2010, Liturgical Press. “Catholic Studies at St. Thomas,” in The Journal of Catholic Education, Spring 2009. “Gravissimum Educationis” in Matthew L. Lamb and Matthew Levering, eds., Vatican II: Renewal within Tradition, Oxford University Press, 2008 “The Idea of a University,” in Michael Dauphinais and Matthew Levering, eds., in Wisdom and Holiness, Science and Scholarship: Essays in Honor of Matthew L. Lamb, Sapientia Press, 2007. “A Conversation with Patrick Pye,” in Logos: A Journal of Catholic Thought and Culture, Spring 2005 Editor, The Works of Christopher Dawson, Catholic University Press, 2001 - present.

Professional Memberships

Advisory Board, Lumen Christi Institute, University of Chicago Advisory Council on Justice Education, Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities Advisory Board, Notre Dame Center for Ethics and Culture

Fall 2014 Courses

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J-Term 2015 Courses

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Spring 2015 Courses

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