Rev. Ihor Boyko

Visit Dates: 2015-16

Head of the School of Bioethics
Ukrainian Catholic University, Lviv, Ukraine

Research Interests
  • Moral Theology
  • Bioethics

A married priest in the Lviv Archeparchy, Rev. Ihor Boyko is Head of the School of Bioethics at the Ukrainian Catholic University (UCU) and Rector of the Holy Spirit Seminary in Lviv. He earned his doctoral degree in Moral Theology from the Pontifical Lateran University in 2006, writing a dissertation entitled The Sense of Human Life in Contemporary Bioethical Discussions. Author of Ukraine’s standard textbook and professional manual, Bioethics, he teaches moral theology at UCU, at two seminaries, and at the Lviv National Medical University. At Notre Dame in July, he will be working on the text’s new edition.

Visiting Scholar for the 2015-2016 academic year.