Graduate Theological Union

Kevin Burke, S.J.

BurkeJesuit School of Theology of Santa Clara University
Executive Dean
Associate Professor of Systematic Theology
Core Doctoral Faculty Member

At GTU since 2006

MDiv, STL, STD, Weston Jesuit School of Theology
BS BA, Rockhurst College

Phone: 510/549-5031

Current Research and Teaching Interests

  • The philosophical and theological vision of Ignacio Ellacuría
  • The witness of Archbishop Oscar Romero
  • The theological significance of martyrdom
  • The theological dimensions of peacemaking
  • The faith that does justice
  • Cultural diversity in the American Catholic experience

Selected Publications

  • Ignacio Ellacuría: Essays on History, Liberation, and Salvation. Edited by M.E. Lee with commentary by K. Burke, Orbis Books, 2013.
  • Co-editor, Love that Produces Hope: The Thought of Ignacio Ellacuría, Liturgical Press, 2006.
  • Editor, Pedro Arrupe: Essential Writings, Orbis Books, 2004.
  • The Ground Beneath the Cross: The Theology of Ignacio Ellacuría, Georgetown University Press, 2000.