David Hollenbach

David Hollenbach, S.J., is the Pedro Arrupe Distinguished Research Professor in Georgetown's School of Foreign Service and a senior fellow at the Berkley Center. Before coming to Georgetown he was the director of the Center for Human Rights and International Justice at Boston College, where he held the University Chair in Human Rights and International Justice. His teaching and research deal with human rights, theories of justice, religious and ethical responses to humanitarian crises, and religion in political life, approached in a way shaped by Catholic social thought, contemporary theology, moral philosophy, and social science approaches. His books include Driven from Home: Protecting the Rights of Forced Migrants (2010) The Global Face of Public Faith: Politics, Human Rights, and Christian Ethics (2003), and The Common Good and Christian Ethics (2002). He has taught frequently at Hekima University College in Nairobi, Kenya.  He is currently President of the Catholic Theological Society of America.


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