PRINCIPAL Academic leadership positions,     appointments, & Degrees


 Professor of Philosophy at Gonzaga University (2007-present)

   Bernard J. Coughlin, S.J., Professor of Christian Philosophy (2007-2016)

                               NEH Summer Institute for College and University Teachers Co-Director:                                 “Medieval Political Philosophy: Islamic, Jewish, and Christian” (2013-2014)

Bishop White Seminary Academic Advisor (2001-2013)

Earhart Foundation Research Fellowships (1999-2000, 2007)

 Associate Professor of Philosophy (1997-2007)

Catholic Studies Concentration Director (2000-2006)

   University Core Committee Chair (2003-2005)

 Philosophy Department Chair (2001-2003)

               Tenured at Gonzaga University (1999)                    

   Assistant Professor of Philosophy (1994-1997)

Salvatori Fellow at the Heritage Foundation (1994-1995) 

Visiting Assistant Professor of Religious Studies and Philosophy (1989-1994)  

Ph.D. in theology, Boston College (1988)

Bradley Foundation Fellowship (1987-1988)

B.A. in philosophy, Seattle University (1982)

  B.A. in theology Seattle University (1982)