Publications & Presentations

Below is a list of our Advisory Board members as well as our founding and current co-directors accompanied by their research projects, conferences, workshops and presentations. 

Book Chapters

Bagley, C. & Creswell, W. (2013). The Role of Social Media as a Tool for Learning. In ePedagogy in Online Learning: New Developments in Web-Mediated Human Computer Interaction. Edited by E. McKay. Hershey, PA: Information Science Reference/IGI Global.

Bagley, C., Weisenford, J. (2014). What is Best for the Learner? Are MOOCs the Answer?  In Macro-Level Learning through Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs): Strategies and Predictions for the Future, IGI-Global. Edited by E. McKay.


  • Buckeye, J. G., Gallagher, J. B., & Gaslow, E. (2011). Mundell and Associates, Inc.: Managing when faith really matters. Case Research Journal, (31)(2),
  • Buckeye, J. G., & Naughton, M. J. (2008). The challenge of leadership formation: Collaboration exists between catholic health care and catholic universities. Health Progress, (89)(2), pp. 38-42
  • with John Gallagher, Structures of Grace, The Business Practices of the Economy of Communion. New York City Press (2014)

Books and Chapters

  • Buckeye, J. G., & Gallagher, J. (forthcoming). . Structures of grace: The business practices of the economy of Communion. Chicago, IL: City Press
  • Buckeye, J. G., & Gallagher, J. B. (2012). Structures of grace: A study of economy of communion companies in North America. Paulist Press
  • Buckeye, J. G., & Gallagher, J. B. (2012). The Charismatic Principle in Social Life. In Luigino Bruni (Ed.), Charism and institution: An organizational theory case study of the economy of communion. Oxfordshire: Taylor & Francis Group of Routledge

Research Interests:

  • Organizational Mission and Identity
  • "Mundell & Associates, Inc.: Managing When Faith Really Matters," Case Research Journal 31 #2 



  • Teresa Stanton Collett & Michael Scaperlanda, Recovering Self-Evident Truths: Catholic Perspectives on American Law (Catholic Univ. of America Press 2007).
  • Teresa Stanton Collett & Robert Cochran, Jr., Cases and Materials on the Rules of the Legal Profession (2d ed. West 2003).


  • Teresa Stanton Collett, Judicial Independence and Accountability in the Age of Unconstitutional Constitutional Amendments, 41 Loy. U. Chi. L.J. 327 (2010). View Publication
  • Teresa Stanton Collett, Whose Life Is It Anyway? Texas Public Policy and Contracts to Kill Embryonic Children, 50 S. Tex. L. Rev. 371 (2009). View Publication
  • Teresa Stanton Collett, Advancing the Culture of Life Through Faithful Citizenship, 2U.St. Thomas J.L. & Pub. Pol’y 20 (2008). View Publication
  • Teresa Stanton Collett, Judicial Modesty and Abortion, 59 S.C. L. Rev. 701 (2008). View Publication
  • Teresa Stanton Collett, The Courts’ Confused (and Confusing) Understanding of the Creation and Taking of Human Life, 68Mont. L. Rev. 265 (2007). View Publication
  • Teresa Stanton Collett, Gonzales v. Carhart: Women Tell the Court About Abortion: An Introduction, 1 U. St. Thomas J.L. & Pub. Pol'y 175 (2007).
  • Teresa Stanton Collett, Constitutional Confusion: The Case for the Minnesota Marriage Amendment, 33 Wm. Mitchell L. Rev. 1029 (2007). View Publication
  • Teresa Stanton Collett, Transporting Minors for Immoral Purposes: The Case for the Child Custody Protection Act & the Child Interstate Abortion Notification Act, 16 Health Matrix 107 (2006). View Publication
  • Teresa Stanton Collett, A Brief Catechism on Marriage, 18 Regent U. L. Rev. 301 (2005-2006).
  • Teresa Stanton Collett, Same Sex Marriage and Its Implications for Employee Benefits: Proceedings of the 2005 Meeting of the Association of American Law Schools Sections on Employee Benefits, and Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Issues, 9 Employee Rights & Employment Pol’y. L. J. 499 (2005).
  • Teresa Stanton Collett, Restoring Democratic Self-Governance through the Federal Marriage Amendment, 2 U. St. Thomas L.J. 95 (2004).
  • Teresa Stanton Collett, “No Hymns, No Sermons”? Faith-Based Pro Bono Initiatives and the Challenge of Interfaith Activities, 72 UMKC L. Rev. 327 (2003).
  • Teresa Stanton Collett, Fetal Pain Legislation: Is it Viable?, 30 Pepp. L. Rev. 161 (2003). View Publication
  • Teresa Stanton Collett & Shayna Rosen Taibel, Foreword: Symposium: The Ethics of Litigation, 44S. Tex. L. Rev. 25 (2002).
  • Teresa Stanton Collett, Benefits, Nonmarital Status, and the Homosexual Agenda, 11 Widener J. Pub. L. 379 (2002).
  • Teresa Stanton Collett, Protecting Our Daughters: The Need for the Vermont Parental Notification Law, 26 Vt. L. Rev. 101 (2001). View Publication
  • Teresa Stanton Collett, ‘The King’s Good Servant, But God’s First’: The Role of Religion in Judicial Decisionmaking, 41 S. Tex. L. Rev. 1277 (2000).
  • Teresa Stanton Collett, Seeking Solomon’s Wisdom: Judicial Bypass of Parental Involvement in a Minor’s Abortion Decision, 52 Baylor L. Rev. 513 (2000).
  • Teresa Stanton Collett, Authentic Pluralism: The Case for Including Religiously-Affiliated Schools in Publicly-Funded Voucher Systems, 15 Focus on L. Studies 4 (1999).
  • Teresa Stanton Collett, Researching Professional Responsibility Issues via the Internet, 11 Prof. Law 24 (1999).
  • Teresa Stanton Collett, The Common Good and the Duty to Represent: Must the Last Lawyer in Town Take Any Case?, 40 S. Tex. L. Rev. 137 (1999).
  • Teresa Stanton Collett, Recognizing Same-Sex Marriage: Asking for the Impossible?, 47 Cath. U. L. Rev. 1245 (1998).
  • Teresa Stanton Collett, Love Among the Ruins: The Ethics of Counseling Happily Married Couples, 22 Seattle U. L. Rev. 139 (1998).
  • Teresa Stanton Collett, Speak No Evil, Seek No Evil, Do No Evil: Client Selection and Cooperation with Evil, 66 Fordham L. Rev. 1339 (1998).
  • Teresa Stanton Collett, Heads, Secularists Win; Tails, Believers Lose—Returning Only Free Exercise to the Political Process, 20 U. Ark. Little Rock L. J. 689 (1998).
  • Teresa Stanton Collett, Foreword to the Ethics of Lawyers’ Business Associations, 39 S. Tex. L. Rev. 205 (1998).
  • Teresa Stanton Collett, Teaching Professional Responsibility in the Future: Continuing the Discussion, 39 Wm. & Mary L. Rev. 439 (1998).
  • Teresa Stanton Collett, Professional Versus Moral Duty: Accepting Appointments in Unjust Civil Cases, 32 Wake Forest L. Rev. 635 (1997). 
  • Teresa Stanton Collett, The Promise and Peril of Multiple Representation, 16 Rev. Litig. 567 (1997).
  • Teresa Stanton Collett, Foreword: Symposium: The Lawyer's Duties and Responsibilities in Dispute Resolution, 38 S. Tex. L. Rev. 375 (1997).
  • Teresa Stanton Collett, Foreword: Symposium: The Lawyer's Duties and Liabilities to Third Parties,37 S. Tex. L. Rev. 957 (1996).
  • Teresa Stanton Collett, Life and Death Lawyering: Dignity in the Absence of Autonomy, 1 J. Inst. for Study Legal Ethics 177 (1996).
  • Teresa Stanton Collett, Marriage, Family, and the Positive Law, 10 Notre Dame J.L. Ethics & Pub. Pol’y 467 (1996).
  • Teresa Stanton Collett, To Be a Professing Woman, 27 Tex. Tech. L. Rev. 1051 (1996).
  • Teresa Stanton Collett, Sacred Secrets or Sanctimonious Silence, 29 Loy. L.A. L. Rev. 1747 (1996).
  • Teresa Stanton Collett, Foreword: Symposium: Ethics and the Multijurisdictional Practice of Law, 36 S. Tex. L. Rev. 657 (1995).
  • Teresa Stanton Collett, Significant Probate and Trust Legislation, 30 Real Prop. Prob. & Tr. J. 143 (1995).
  • Teresa Stanton Collett, Teaching Law as a Profession of Faith, 36 S. Tex. L. Rev. 109 (1995).
  • Teresa Stanton Collett, Foreword: Symposium: The Attorney-Client Relationship in a Regulated Society, 35 S. Tex. L. Rev. 571 (1994).
  • Teresa Stanton Collett, Significant Probate and Trust Legislation, 29 Real Prop. Prob. & Tr. J. 381 (1994).
  • Teresa Stanton Collett, The Ethics of Intergenerational Representation, 62 Fordham L. Rev. 1453 (1994).
  • Teresa Stanton Collett, And the Two Shall Become As One… Until the Lawyers are Done, 7 Notre Dame J. L. Ethics & Pub. Pol’y 101 (1993).
  • Teresa Stanton Collett, Understanding Freedman’s Ethics, 33 Ariz. L. Rev. 455 (1991).

Short Pieces:

  • Teresa Collett, A New Breed of Republicans; Finally More Than a Dime’s Worth of Difference Between Parties, Wash. Times, Oct. 11, 2010 at B1.
  • Teresa Collett, Reflectionin Applying Catholic Teaching: Family Life, 13.34 The Catholic Spirit 13 (2008).
  • Teresa Stanton Collett, Life in the Times of the Roberts Supreme Court, 2.2 The Christian Lawyer12 (2006). 




  • Managing editor, American Catholic Philosophical Quarterly
  • "Worthy of Belief: Reflections on Prophecy, Responsibility, and Virtue. In Woman as Prophet in the Home and the World: Interdisciplinary Investigations, edited by R. Mary Hayden Lemmons. Lanham: Lexington Books, 2016.

  • "Ethics without Controversy?" Teaching Philosophy vol. 33 #4 (2010): 363-374 on-line at
  • “Justice, Benevolence, and Friendship: A Confucian Addition to Thomistic Ethics?” (with B. Huff), forthcoming in The Wisdom of Youth: Essays Inspired by the Early Work of Jacques and Raissa Maritain, CUA Press, 2016.

  • “On Why and How Intention Matters,” forthcoming in American Catholic Philosophical Quarterly v. 89 no. 3, Summer 2015.

  • “Extend Your Benevolence: Kindness and Generosity in the Family and Beyond,” in Michael W. Austin, ed., Virtues in Action: New Essays in Applied Virtue Ethics, Palgrave Macmillan, 2013.

  • “Teaching Virtue: Theoretical and Empirical Reflections,” Teaching Philosophy v. 35 no. 4 (December 2012) (with T.S. Bock).

  •  “Ethics Without Controversy?” Teaching Philosophy v. 33 no. 4 (December 2010).

  •  “Psychological Influences on Moral Intuition: An Empirical Inquiry Using Unger’s Living High and Letting Die.”  Review Journal of Political Philosophy v. 5(2008) (with N.L. Homa, J.M. Cowell, and T.S. Bock).

  • “Forbidding Intentional Mutilation: Some Unintended Consequences?” International Philosophical Quarterly v. 47 no. 4 (December 2007).

  •  “The Separate Minds of Church and State: Collective Mental States and Their Unsettling Implications,” Proceedings and Addresses of the American Catholic Philosophical Association v. 80 (2007). 

  • “Ends, Means, and Character: Recent Critiques of the Intended-Versus-Foreseen Distinction and the Principle of Double Effect,” American Catholic Philosophical Quarterly, v. 81 no. 3 (Summer 2007).

  • “In Defense of Service Learning,” Teaching Philosophy v. 29 no. 2 (June 2006). 

  • “On Physician-Assisted Suicide and Double Effect,” Kinesis v. 28 no. 1 (Spring 2002). 


  • Heaven in You; You in Heaven: Unveiling Eternity on Earth


  • Managing Editor, Logos: A Journal of Catholic Thought and Culture 





  • Woman As Prophet in the Home and the World: Reflections on the Perennial Wisdom of St. John Paul, ed. R. Mary H. Lemmons.LLanham: Lexington Books/Rowman and Littlefield, 2016.
  • Ultimate Normative Foundations: The Case for Aquinas's Personalist Natural Law Across the Globe. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books/Rowman and Littlefield, 2011.

Selected Articles:

  •  "The Feminine Genius, Personallist Feminism, and the Call for Women to Prophesy According to John Paul II." In Woman as Prophet in the Home and the World: Interdisciplinary Invesigations, edited by R. Mary Hayden Lemmons. Lanham: Lexington Books, 2016.
  • "Prophetic Femininity in the Bible, the Church, and Nature: Reflections on John Paul II's Prophetism of Femininity and Marian Ecclesiology." In Woman as Prophet in the Home and the World: Interdisciplinary Investigations, edited by R. Mary Hayden Lemmons. Lexington Books, 2016.
  • "Compassion, Assisted Suicide and the Problem of Evil," Life and Learning, forthcoming.
  • "Prophesy and Femininity in the Thought of St. John Paul II." In Woman as Prophet in the Home and the World: Reflections on the Perennial Wisdom of St. John Paul (under review) 
  • "Aquinas as Teacher of Humanity: Lessons of Truth and Love." Pages 360-379 in Thomas Aquinas: Teacher of Humanity. Edited by John P. Hittinger and Daniel C. Wagner. Cambridge Scholars Publications, 2015.
  • "Love and the Metaphysics of Being: Aquinas, Clarke, and Wojtyla," Questiones Disputatae, forthcoming Sept. 2015.
  • **"The Affordable Care Act and Religious Liberty: Principles of Adjudication," Pp. 179-192 in The Affordable Care Act Decision: Philosophical and Legal Implications, Edited by Fritz Allhoff and Mark Hall. Routledge, 2014.
  • ***"Compassion and the Personalism of American Jurisprudence: Bioethical Entailments," in  Bioethics with Liberty and Justice: Themes in the Work of Joseph M. Boyle. ed. Christopher Tollefson. New York: Springer, 2010.
  • The True Source of Parental Obligations," Life and Learning XIV: 219-224 [The 2004 Proceedings of the Fourteenth University Faculty of Life Conference] Ed. Joseph Koterski, S.J.]
  • "Priesthood and the Masculinity of Christ," on-line at
  • "On Ordaining Women," Correspondence in First Things 135 (August/September 2003): 2-11.
  • "Equality, Gender and John Paul II," Logos 5:3 (2002): 111-130.
  • "Are the Love Precepts Really Natural Law's Primary Precepts?"  ACPA Proc. LXVI (1992): 45-71.
  • "The 'Feminism' of Aquinas' Natural Law: Relationships, Love and New Life," in Abortion: A New Generation of Catholic Responses. Ed. Stephen Heaney. Braintree, MA: Pope John XXIII Center, 1992, pp. 237-242.

Selected Publications under maiden name. R. Mary Hayden:

  • "Love: The Heart of Christian Life," Proceedings of the Wethersfield Institute, Vol. 3 (1990): 101-124.
  • "The Paradox of Aquinas' Altruism: From Self-Love to Love of Others," ACPA Proc. LXIII (l989): 72-84.

Selected Presentations:

  • "John Paul II's Universal Call to Personalist Feminism," Mulieris Dignitatem and the Church's Social Vision: The Feminine Genius in the Pursuit of the Common Good. UST Siena Conference, St. Paul, Oct. 2008.
  • "John Paul II on Women: Reflections on Mulieris Dignitatem," Quaerentes Veritatem. University of St. Thomas, St. Paul. Sept. 2008.
  • "Blessed Virgin Mary: The Model of Femininity," Cathedral of St. Paul, January 2008 and St. Joseph's Parish, May 2008.
  • "Contemplation as the Key to Integration," Reclaiming the Integrated Life: How Does Catholic Social Thought Counsel Women in the Professions. Beyond Careers to Callings. St. Paul. June 2007.
  • "Feminism and Catholic Social Thought," Recasting Catholic Social Thought: Bringing Women's Issues and Contributions to the Forefront. St. Paul. June 2006.
  • "On Prudence Allen's 'Can Feminism Be Humanism?'" Recasting Catholic Social Thought: Bringing Women's Issues and Contributions to the Forefront. St. Paul. June 2006.
  • "On Elizabeth Fox-Genovese's 'Equality, Difference, and the Practical Problems of a New Feminism,'" Recasting Catholic Social Thought. St. Paul. June 2006.
  • "On Joseph Cardinal Ratzinger's Mary: The Church at the Source," Recasting Catholic Social Thought. St. Paul. June 2006.
  • "Towards a Philosophy of Gender,"  Fides et Ratio. UST Catholic Studies Workshop, Summer 2005.
  • "Pro-life Feminism: A Contradiction in Terms?" Human Life Alliance Conference, Fall 2004.
  • "Reflections on Centesimus Annus and the Juridical/Political Parameters of Vocation and Feminism." John Paul II and the Vocation of the Professional Woman. Spring 2004.
  • "Aquinas on the Obligations of Love in Charity and Natural Law," Society of Christian Philosophy, 2002.
  • "Love and Rights: A Medieval Reconciliation," International Congress of Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo, 2001.
  • "On the Vocation of  Woman in the Church," Engaging Truth Discussion Forum, Center for Catholic Studies, Dec. 1998.
  • "The Love of God as the Primary Principle of Eudaimonic Happiness," Second Annual Aquinas Lecture, West Liberty State College, April 1998.
  • "Natural Law and Love: Transcendent Self-Love and Justice," American Maritain Society. March 1994.
  • Plenary Keynote Paper for the 1992 Annual Convention of the American Catholic Philosophical Association: "Are the Love Precepts Really Natural Law's Primary Precepts?" Also published in ACPA Proc. LXVI (1992): 45-71.
  • Sailing with Aquinas Between the Syclla and Charybdis of Christian Love," International Thomist Society. Boston, Spring 1991.
  • "Love: The Heart of Christian Life." Wethersfield Conference. New York, September l990. Also published in Proceedings of the Wethersfield Institute, Vol. 3 (1990): 101-124.





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  • "Woman as Prophet: A Feminism for the Twenty-First Century." In Woman as Prophet in the Home and the World: Interdisciplinary Investigations. Lanham: Lexington Books, 2016.
  • “The Genius of Man.” Pages 129-154 in Thinking with Pope Francis:Catholic Women Reflect on Complementarity, Feminism, and the Church. Edited by Mary Rice Hasson. Our Sunday Visitor Press, 2015.
  • “The Nature of Woman in Relation to Man: Genesis 1 and 2 Through the Lens of the Metaphysical Anthropology of Thomas Aquinas,” Logos: a Journal of Catholic Thought and Culture, Winter, 2015 Volume 18:1
  • Christifideles Laici: an Introduction,” John Paul II Speaks to Women, ed. Brooke Deeley, Catholic University Press, September 2014, pp. 186 - 189
  • “Woman as Knower,” Lonergan Review, Volume 5, Issue 1, 2014
  • “The Centrality of Lived Experience in Wojtyla’s Account of the Person,” Annals of Philosophy, John Paul II Catholic University of Lublin, December, 2013, Volume LXI: 4
  • “Metaphysical Realism as the Foundation of Environmental Stewardship and Economic Development,” Nova et Vetera, February, 2012 Volume 10:1
  • “Women and Catholic Social Thought” Catholic Social Thought: American Reflections on the Compendium.” Lexington Books, 2009, pp. 155 - 170
  •  “The Subjective Dimension of Human Work: The Conversion of the Acting Person in Laborem Exercens.”Karol Wojtyla’s Philosophical Legacy, Center for Research in Values and Philosophy at Catholic University of America, 2008, pp. 199 - 220
  • The Subjective Dimension of Human Work: The Conversion of the Acting Person According to Karol Wojtyla/John Paul II and Bernard Lonergan. Publisher: Peter Lang: January, 2008
  • Introduction to Dorothy Sayers’ “Are Women Human?,”   Logos: A Journal of Catholic Thought and Culture, Fall 2005 Vol. 8:4, 158-164.
  • "Is Creating Wealth a Virtue?" Bridges, Volume 8, Spring/Summer 2001, 1-32.