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Loyola University Chicago

Institute of Pastoral Studies

Faculty & Staff

Robert T. O'Gorman, Ph.D.

Title: Graduate Program Director, Master of Divinity

Office #: Lewis Towers 640 Water Tower Campus

Phone: 312-915-7485

E-mail: rogorma@luc.edu

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Ph.D. University of Notre Dame

Dr. O'Gorman has been a professor in IPS for 20 years (since 1989). He was the founding Graduate Program Director of the MDiv. degree and served as field education director until 2006. He has taught religious education courses as well as courses such as Introduction to Theology and Ministry, Church and Mission and Liturgy and Sacraments.

Bob lives in Nashville, Tennessee with his wife Mary Lou who is the Director of Pastoral Care at St. Thomas Hospital there. He has commuted to Chicago each week since 1989. They have three adult children: Daniel, John and Timothy. They have three granddaughters Lucy, Edie and Alice.

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