Catholic graduate school of theology and ministry in the Dominican tradition

Faculty Profiles

Aquinas Institute's faculty are well-regarded scholars and distinguished theologians with notable publications and academic contributions. 

In and out of the classroom, the members of the faculty at Aquinas Institute are dedicated to assisting students in reaching their goals so that they can attain theological excellence and succeed in their future ministry to the Church.

Dr. Michael Anthony Abril

Assistant Professor of Systematic Theology

Dr. Nathan Chase

Visiting Assistant Professor of Sacramental Theology

Dr. Stewart Clem

Assistant Professor of Moral Theology

Sr. Sara Fairbanks, O.P.

Associate Professor of Preaching and Evangelization

Dr. Ann Garrido

Associate Professor of Homiletics

Fr. Jay Harrington, O.P.

Professor of New Testament

Fr. Gregory Heille, O.P.

Professor of Preaching and Evangelization

Dr. Hsin-Hsin Huang

Associate Professor of Pastoral Theology

Fr. Michael Mascari, O.P.

Vice President and Academic Dean

Sr. Juliet Mousseau, R.S.C.J.

Professor of Church History

Fr. Kevin Stephens, O.P.

Assistant Professor of Old Testament

Regent of Studies

Fr. Mark Wedig, O.P.


Dr. Carolyn Wright

Assistant Professor of Pastoral Theology

Director Master of Arts in Pastoral Studies - Catechesis of the Good Shepherd

Allied Faculty

Aquinas Institute of Theology