Dr. Joseph Ogbonnaya
Joseph Ogbonnaya, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Joseph Ogbonnaya (Ph.D., University of St. Michael’s College, Toronto, 2011), specializes in Lonergan’s philosophy and Theology, World Christianity and Theology and Development. His current research interest is in Integral Development, African philosophy and Theology, and Catholic social teaching. His articles has appeared in Association of Catholic Universities and Higher Institutes of Africa and Madagascar [ACUHIAM Journal], International Journal of African Catholicism, and Irish Theological Quarterly. He is the author of the book titled: Lonergan, Social Transformation and Sustainable Human Development (Pickwick Publications, 2013). Forthcoming is his article in Toronto Journal of Theology and his next book titled: African Catholicism and Hermeneutics of Culture.


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Marquette University defines itself as Christian, Catholic, Jesuit, urban, and independent. The Department of Theology functions within the university to investigate and understand the Catholic tradition, its relation to other Christian communions, and to other religions of the world. Read more of our mission statement.