Conference: The Role of the Catholic University in Time of the Tensions of Populism and Nationalism

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Location: Ukrainian Catholic University (Lviv, Ukraine)

On May 18-19, 2018, the Catholic Universities Partnership (CUP) will hold a two-day academic hosted by the Ukrainian Catholic University in Lviv, Ukraine.

Conference participants will represent seven universities from 7 different countries. It is anticipated that about 20 presenters will be at the conference, including panel speakers and panel chairs as well as distinguished guests and keynote speakers.

The conference will be free and open to the public.


Participants and Delegates

Rev. Yury P. Avvakumov, Associate Professor of Theology and History of Christianity, University of Notre Dame

Anatoliy Babynskyj, Chief Editor of Patriarchate magazine, Ukrainian Catholic University

Orysia Bila, Chair of Philosophy Department, Ukrainian Catholic University

Monica Caro, Manager of Operations of the Nanovic Institute for European Studies, University of Notre Dame

Patrick Deneen, David A. Potenziani Memorial Associate Professor of Constitutional Studies, Acting Director, Center for Ethics and Culture (spring 2018), University of Notre Dame

Taras Dobko, Senior Vice-Rector, Ukrainian Catholic University

Archbishop Claudio Gugerotti, Apostolic Nuncio to Ukraine

Rev. James Lies, Director for Catholic Initiatives & Outreach for the Notre Dame London Global Gateway, University of Notre Dame

Myroslav Marynovych, Vice-Rector, Ukrainian Catholic University

A. James McAdams, Director of the Nanovic Institute for European Studies, University of Notre Dame

Anthony Monta, Associate Director of the Nanovic Institute for European Studies, University of Notre Dame

Oksana Mikheeva, Head of the Department of Sociology, Ukrainian Catholic University

Rev. Slawomir Nowosad, Dean of the Faculty of Theology, The John Paul II Catholic University of Lublin, Poland

Sophia Opatska, Founding Dean of Lviv Business School at the Ukrainian Catholic University, Vice-rector for Academic Affairs, Ukrainian Catholic University

Yuriy Pidlisnyy, Head of the Department of Political Sciences, Head of the program Ethics-Politics-Economics, Ukrainian Catholic University

Viktor Poletko, Ph.D. Candidate, Catholic University in Leuven, Belgium

Clemens Sedmak, Professor of Social Ethics, Keough School of Global Affairs, University of Notre Dame

Dmytro Sherеnhovsky, Director of the Academic Department, Ukrainian Catholic University

Rev. Željko Tanjić, Rector of the Catholic University of Croatia

Rev. František Trstenský, Vice-Rector, Catholic University in Ruzomberok, Slovakia

Volodymyr Turchynovskyy, Dean of Faculty of Social Sciences, Director of the International Institute for Ethics and Contemporary Issues, Ukrainian Catholic University