Darlene Fozard Weaver, Ph.D.
"Goodness and Holiness: On Spirituality and Ethics"
4:30 p.m., Tuesday, October 1, 2013
Driscoll Hall 132
Please join us in welcoming Darlene Fozard Weaver to Villanova for the fall 2013 Ethics Lecture. Dr. Fozard Weaver currently leads Duquesne University's new Center for the Catholic Intellectual Tradition. An ecumenically trained moral theologian, she specializes in moral anthropology and ethical theory.
Dr. Fozard Weaver is the author of Self Love and Christian Ethics (Cambridge University Press, 2002) and The Acting Person and Christian Moral Life (Georgetown University Press, 2011). She is editor of and contributor to The Ethics of Embryo Adoption and the Catholic Tradition (Springer/Kluwer, co-edited with Sarah-Vaughan Brakman).
Weaver has published essays in scholarly journals and in a number of edited collections, including the Oxford Handbook of Theological Ethics, as well as journals of opinion such as Commonweal. She serves on the editorial board of the Journal of Religious Ethics and Conversations in Religion and Theology. Her work has been supported by the Louisville Institute, the Center of Theological Inquiry, and the Wabash Center for Teaching and Learning in Theology and Religion.