The University of St. Thomas

Sain, Barbara

Assistant Professor

Ph.D. Catholic University of America

bksain@stthomas.edu

Phone: (651) 962-5327
Toll Free: (800) 328-6819, Ext. 2-5327
Fax: 651-962-5310

Mail #JRC 153, University of St. Thomas
2115 Summit Ave.
St. Paul MN 55105

Office Location: JRC 145


Education


B.A.     1992    University of Notre Dame
M.A.    1996    The Catholic University of America
Ph.D.    2005    The Catholic University of America


Sample Theology courses

101    Christian Theological Tradition
200    Christian Belief: Ancient and Contemporary
380    Grace, Hope and Eschatology
397    Christian Faith and the Engineering Profession


Research Interests


The theology of Hans Urs von Balthasar
Theories of truth and knowledge
Theology and engineering


Publications

"Expression in the Theo-Logic: Hans Urs von Balthasar on the Manifestation of Divine Truth in the World," Philosophy & Theology (forthcoming)

Barbara Sain and Camille George, "Education for Human Development:  Evaluating a Senior Design Project in Mali Through the Lens of Christian Theology." (forthcoming)

Barbara Sain and Michael Sain, "A Course in Integration: Faith, Engineering, and Feedback." (forthcoming)


Presentations at conferences

Catholic Theological Society of America, June, 2006 
"Expression in the Theo-Logic: Hans Urs von Balthasar on the Manifestation of Divine Truth in the World"

Role of Engineering at Catholic Universities, September, 2005
Paper presented with Dr. Camille George: "Education for Human Development: Evaluating a Senior Design Project in Mali Through the Lens of Christian Theology"
Paper presented with Dr. Michael Sain: "A Course in Integration: Faith, Engineering, and Feedback"