Loyola University Maryland

Peace and Justice


Course Development

The Office of Peace and Justice awards grants for the development of undergraduate courses to be included in the interdisciplinary minor in Peace and Justice Studies. The call for applications is available here. The deadline is April 10, 2017.

The minor in Peace and Justice Studies is interdisciplinary in nature, thus applications are welcome from all academic disciplines across the University. Applicants may apply to design a new course or redesign an existing course.

Steering Committee

The steering committee assists the director in guiding the programming of the Office of Peace and Justice.  The members of the committee are:

Dr. John Kiess, Assistant Professor of Theology/Director, Office of Peace and Justice
Dr. Michelle Gawerc, Assistant Professor of Sociology
Dr. Fuat Gursozlu, Assistant Professor of Philosophy
Dr. Moira Lynch, Assistant Professor of Political Science
Dr. Jane Satterfield, Associate Professor of Writing
Dr. Karsonya Whitehead, Associate Professor of Communication and African and African-American Studies

If you have an interest in peace and justice studies or would like to share ideas on programming, please do not hesitate to contact John Kiess.