Loyola University Chicago

Department of Theology

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Michael Schuck, PhD

Title/s:  Professor, Department of Theology and The Institute of Environmental Sustainability

Office #:  Crown Center 317

Phone: 773.508.3817

Email: mschuck@luc.edu

CV Link: Schuck, Mike


Michael Schuck is Professor of Theology at Loyola University Chicago, and former Director of the Joan and Bill Hank Center for the Catholic intellectual Heritage. Dr. Schuck is currently Co-Director of the International Jesuit Ecology Project. He graduated from St. Louis University, received an MA in Political Science from the University Chicago, an AMRS from the Divinity School at the University of Chicago, and completed his PhD at the University of Chicago. His main research interests are Roman Catholic social thought with special attention to its history, variety, and relationship to other forms of social thought, ancient and modern. He has written on these and other more specific moral issues inside Roman Catholic social thought.

Program Areas

History and Principles of Roman Catholic Social Thought; Social Theory and Religious Ethics; Political Philosophy and Christian Ethics; Indigenous Environmental Justice. 

Research Interests

Roman Catholic Social Teaching