Steering Comittee

Joseph J. Fahey, Ph.D.
Professor of Religious Studies
Founder, B.A. in Labor Studies
Manhattan College
Chairperson, CSWJ


Joe Holland, Ph.D.
Professor of Philosophy and Theology
St. Thomas University, Miami Gardens
Vice Chair, CSWJ


Mary Priniski, O.P., Ph.D.
Dominican Sisters of Adrian
Former Executive Director, The Labor Guild
Vice Chair, CSWJ


Louise Akers, S.C., Ph.D.
Center for Peace, Justice and Integrity of Creation


Gerald Beyer, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Theology
Villanova University


Donald C. Carroll, J.D., LL.M.
Adjunct Professor of Law
School of Law, University of San Francisco
Law Offices of Carroll & Scully, Inc.


Thomas Cornell, D.H.L.
The Catholic Worker


Raymond Decker, Ph.D.
Independent Catholic Scholar
Retired Priest, Archdiocese of San Francisco


Michael Duffy, Ed.D.
Director, Joan and Ralph Lane Center for Catholic Studies and Social Thought
University of San Francisco


William Ferns, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Computer Information Systems
Baruch College, City University of New York


Teresa Ghilarducci, Ph.D.
Bernard L. and Irene Schwartz Chair in Economic Policy Analysis
Director of the Schwartz Center for Economic Policy Analysis
New School for Social Research


William B. Gould IV, LL.B., LL.D. (hon), FCSWJ
Charles A. Beardsley Professor of Law, Emeritus
Stanford Law School
Fellow, Catholic Scholars for Worker Justice
Former Chair, National Labor Relations Board


David L. Gregory, J.D., Ph.D.
Dorothy Day Professor of Law
St. John’s University School of Law


James A. Gross, Ph.D.
Professor of Labor Relations, Law, & History
Cornell University


Brian Jordan, O.F.M., D.Min.
St. Francis College (Brooklyn)
Labor Priest


Thomas A. Kochan, Ph.D.
George Maverick Bunker Professor of Management
Professor of Work and Employment Research and Engineering Systems
Co-Director, MIT Sloan Institute for Work and Employment Research
Massachusetts Institute of Technology


Thomas C. Kohler, J.D., LL.M.
Concurrent Professor of Law and Philosophy
Boston College School of Law


Thomas A. Massaro, S.J., Ph.D.
Professor of Moral Theology
Jesuit School of Theology at Santa Clara University


Maria Mazzenga, Ph.D.
Education Archivist/Instructor
American Catholic History Research Center and
University Archives
Catholic University of America


Sharon McGuire, O.P., Ph.D., R.N.
Associate Professor of Nursing
Sienna Heights University


Joseph A. McCartin, Ph.D.
Professor of History
Director, Kalmanovitz Initiative for Labor and the Working Poor
Georgetown University


Amata Miller, I.H.M., Ph.D.
Professor of Economics
St. Catherine University


Vincent J. Miller, Ph.D.
Professor of Theology
Gudorf Chair in Catholic Theology and Culture
University of Dayton


David O’Brien, Ph.D.
Professor of History Emeritus
Holy Cross College


Eileen Purcell, D.H.L.
Labor Organizer


William P. Quigley, J.D.
Professor of Law
Loyola University of New Orleans College of Law


Jeanette Rodriquez, Ph.D.
Professor of Theology
Seattle University


Les Schmidt, M.A.
Glenmary Home Missioner
Labor Priest


Patrick J. Sullivan, C.S.C., Ph.D.
Professor of Sociology Emeritus
Kings College
Former Executive Director, The Labor Guild


Terrence W. Tilley, Ph.D.
Avery Cardinal Dulles, S.J. Professor of Theology
Fordham University


John Trumpbour, Ph.D.
Research Director, Labor and Work Life Program
Harvard Law School


Martin Wolfson, Ph.D.
Professor of Economics
Director, Higgins Labor Studies Program
University of Notre Dame




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