Lezlie S. Knox, Ph.D. 1999

  • Dissertation: “The True Daughters of Francis and Clare: The Formation of the Order of Saint Clare in Late Medieval Italy”

  • Advisor: John Van Engen

Timothy L. Smith, Ph.D. 1999

  • Dissertation: “Thomas Aquinas’ Trinitarian Theology: A Study in Theological Method”

  • Advisor: Ralph McInerny

Joel Irving Barstad, Ph.D. 1998

  • Dissertation: “Body, Soul, and Image: Gregory of Nyssa’s Influence on Eriugena”

  • Advisor: Stephen Gersh

Theresa Helen Farnan, Ph.D. 1998

  • Dissertation: “Virtue and Kingship in Thomas Aquinas’s De regno

  • Advisor: Mark Jordan

Francis Thomas Luongo, Ph.D. 1998

  • Dissertation: “The Politics of Marginality: Catherine of Siena in the War of Eight Saints (1374-1378)”

  • Advisor: John Van Engen

Randall B. Smith, Ph.D. 1998

  • Dissertation: “How the Old Law Shows Forth the Precepts of the Natural Law: A Commentary on Certain Questions Concerning the Law in the Summa of Theology of Thomas Aquinas”

  • Advisor: Ralph McInerny

Mark Daniel Holtz, Ph.D. 1997

  • Dissertation: “Cults of the Precious Blood in the Medieval Latin West”

  • Advisor: Joseph Wawrykow

Lisa Ann Wolverton, Ph.D. 1997

  • Dissertation:In manu sancti wenceslai: Power in the Czech Lands, 1004-1198”

  • Advisor: John Van Engen

Nicole Guenther Discenza, Ph.D. 1996

  • Dissertation: “Alfred’s Cræft of Translation: The Old English Boethius”

  • Advisor: Katherine O’Brien O’Keeffe

Christopher Robert Kaczor, Ph.D. 1996

  • Dissertation: “Thomas Aquinas and Proportionalism: An Evaluation of Their Compatibility”

  • Advisor: Ralph McInerny

Mark Damien Delp, Ph.D. 1995

  • Dissertation:De sex rerum principiis: A Translation and Study of Twelfth-Century Cosmology”

  • Advisor: Stephen Gersh

Brendan R. Kelly, Ph.D. 1995

  • Dissertation: “On the Nature of the Human Intellect in Aristotle’s De anima: An Investigation into the Controversy Surrounding Thomas Aquinas’ De unitate intellectus contra Averroistas

  • Advisor: Ralph McInerny

Fabian Christian Lochner, Ph.D. 1995

  • Dissertation: “Dietger (Theogerus) of Metz and His Music”

  • Advisor: Calvin Bower

John William Houghton, Ph.D. 1994

  • Dissertation: “Bede’s Exegetical Theology: Ideas of the Church in the Acts Commentaries of St. Bede the Venerable”

  • Advisor: John Cavadini

Brian Thomas Kelly, Ph.D. 1994

  • Dissertation: “Aquinas on Gravitational Motion”

  • Advisor: Ralph McInerny

Thérèse Marie Bonin, Ph.D. 1993

  • Dissertation: “The Origin of Diversity in Albertus Magnus’ De causis et processu universitatis a prima causa

  • Advisor: Stephen Gersh

Mark John Christensen, Ph.D. 1993

  • Dissertation: “A Study of the Mass in the Diocese of Slesvig in the Late Medieval Period”

  • Advisor: Daniel Sheerin

Patricia Ann Quattrin, Ph.D. 1993

  • Dissertation: “Words and Works in The Vision of William Concerning Piers the Plowman

  • Advisor: Edward Vasta

Michael Scott Woodward, Ph.D. 1992

  • Dissertation: “Nicholas of Lyra on Beatific Vision”

  • Advisor: John Van Engen

John Raymond Fortin, Ph.D. 1991

  • Dissertation: “Clarembald of Arras as a Boethian Commentator”

  • Advisor: Stephen Gersh