Rev. Joseph G. Mueller, S.J.

Fr. Joseph MuellerRev. Joseph G. Mueller, S.J., Arts ’81, is an associate professor of theology and rector of the Marquette University Jesuit Community. He received his bachelor’s degree from Marquette in 1981 and earned his doctorate in sacred theology from Centre Sèvres, Paris, in 2005. He began teaching theology at Marquette in 1999. From 2008 to 2010, he served as associate dean for academic affairs in the Klingler College of Arts and Sciences. After his return to the Theology Department, he became the rector of the Jesuit Community in 2017.

Father Mueller is a native of Detroit and entered the Society of Jesus in 1982. He was ordained to the priesthood in 1993. He specializes in ecclesiology and early Christian theology, especially the church order literature of the first five centuries and its Old Testament exegesis.