Dr. Joseph Ogbonnaya

Joseph Ogbonnaya
Dr. Joseph OgbonnayaMarquette University

Marquette Hall, 348

MilwaukeeWI53201United States of America
(414) 288-7647

Associate Professor

Theology Department (Systematic Theology)

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 Theology, Modernity and Postmodernity, African philosophy and Theology, constructing theology for World Christianity. His articles have appeared in Association of Catholic Universities and Higher Institutes of Africa and Madagascar [ACUHIAM Journal], International Journal of African Catholicism, Irish Theological Quarterly, Toronto Journal of Theology, The Ecumenist: A Journal of Theology, Culture and Society, HTS Teologiese Studies/Theological Studies, Australian EJournal of Theology, Journal of Inculturation Theology and chapters in edited books. He has previously published these books: Lonergan, Social Transformation and Sustainable Human Development (2013), African Catholicism and Hermeneutics of Culture (2014). He coedited Christianity and Culture Collision (2016) and The Church as Salt and Light(2011). Forthcoming (2017) is his book Culture and World Christianity: African Christian Perspectives.

Courses Taught

  • Lonergan’s Philosophy and Theology
  • World Christianity
  • Theology and Development

Additional Information

Office Hours - Spring 2019

  • M 2:30-3:30
  • W 2:30-3:30

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