Faculty

Dr. Phillip Donnelly
Associate Professor of Literature

Program Director

Writes about John Milton & Renaissance Literature


Dr. Michael Foley
Associate Professor of Patristics

Specializes in Patristics & Augustine of Hippo


Dr. Barry Harvey
Professor of Theology

Works in Philosophical Theology, Ecclesiology & Theological Ethics


Dr. Douglas Henry
Associate Professor of Philosophy

Writes about Plato & Ancient Philosophy


Dr. Junius Johnson
Assistant Professor of Historical Theology

Writes about Medieval Theology & Hans Urs von Balthasar


Dr. Eric Martin
Assistant Professor of History
and Philosophy of Science

Works in Philosophy of Biology & Environmental Philosophy


Dr. Robert Miner
Professor of Philosophy

Works in Medieval & Modern Thought, writes about Aquinas, Vico, Nietzsche


Dr. Scott Moore
Associate Professor of Philosophy and Great Texts

Works on Wendell Berry and other stubborn things


Dr. Sarah-Jane Murray
Associate Professor of Great Texts and Creative Writing

Focusing on story design, her work ranges from medieval literature & manuscripts to film-making and creative writing.


Dr. Melinda Nielsen
Assistant Professor of Classical Literature

Writes on Boethius & Medieval Literature


Dr. William Weaver
Associate Professor of Literature

Specializes in Renaissance Humanism, Early Modern English Poetry & History of Rhetoric


Dr. Ralph Wood
University Professor of Theology and Literature

Writes about G.K. Chesterton, J.R.R. Tolkien, C.S. Lewis, Flannery O'Connor & Walker Percy


Faculty Affiliated with Great Texts

Dr. Elizabeth Corey
Associate Professor of Political Science

Writes about Michael Oakeshott, Constitutional Law & Art History


Dr. Lynne Hinojosa
Associate Professor of Literature

Works on 20th Century British Literature & Culture, the Novel, Religion & Literature, Modernism


Dr. Alan Jacobs
Distinguished Professor of Humanities in the Honors Program

Writes about the History of Books and Reading & the Poetry of W.H. Auden


Dr. David Jeffrey
Distinguished Professor of Literature and Humanities

Writes about Chaucer, Medieval Literature, the Bible as Literature