Professional Positions

Current Position

Professor of Christian Ethics (tenured), Boston University School of Theology, Boston, Massachusetts, 2004 - present.

Teach graduate courses in social ethics; advise students; develop the Boston University Social Ethics doctoral programs, with focus areas of Global Ethics and Ecological Ethics (the Advisory Committee includes distinguished faculty scholars from five Schools of Boston University).


Selected Prior Positions

Professor of Theology, Carroll College , Helena, MT, 1985-2004

Tenured: 1989; Theology Department Chair, 1993-2001, Fall, 2003

Founding Director of the Environmental Studies Program, Carroll College, 1997-2004

Project Writer and Member of the Steering Committee, Columbia River Pastoral Letter Project of the Catholic bishops of the Northwestern U.S. (MT, ID, OR, WA) and Southwestern Canada (B.C.), 1997 - 2001

Visiting Professor of Environmental Ethics, Northland College , Ashland , WI , Fall, 1992

Program Director, Center for Maximum Potential Building Systems (award-winning Appropriate Technology organization), Austin, TX, Summer, 1983

Director, The Heartland Project (12 states; Midwestern Catholic Bishops), Sioux Falls,

SD, 1979-81

Visiting Assistant Professor of Religion, Howard University School of Religion, Washington, DC, 1978-9

Director of Planning and Community Development, City of San Juan, TX, 1977-8