Dr. Jakob K. Rinderknecht
Assistant Professor & Director
Office: AD 256
Phone: (210) 829-3871
M.A., Saint John's University (MN); Ph.D., Marquette University
Rev. Juan I. Alfaro
S.S.L., Pontifical Biblical Institute, Rome; S.T.D., University of Santo Tomas, Manila;
Pastor, St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church, San Antonio.
Dr. Glenn Ambrose
M.T.S., Weston Jesuit School of Theology; Ph.D., Graduate Theological Union, Berkeley;
Associate Professor, Religious Studies, UIW.
Rev. Robert A. Burns, O.P.
M.A., Aquinas Institute; Ph.D., University of Iowa; Professor, Religious Studies,
University of Arizona.
Dr. Arturo Chavez
M.T.S., Oblate School of Theology; Ph.D., Iliff School of Theology, University of
Denver; President and CEO of Mexican American Catholic College, San Antonio.
Dr. Eilish Ryan, C.C.V.I.
M.A., Incarnate Word College; M.A., St. Mary’s University; Th.D., University of St.
Michael’s College, Toronto School of Theology; Pastoral Institute Director and Professor,
Religious Studies, UIW.
Dr. Monica Nicki Verploegen
M.A. Gonzaga University; Ph.D., Duquesne University; Co-founder of TATENDA International
retreat program; Retreat director and consultant.