Adjunct Professor of Theology
Education: B.A., University of Notre Dame; M.A., Columbia University; M.A., St. Joseph’s Seminary; S.T.L., Pontificio Ateneo Regina Apostolorum; S.T.D. (Cand.), Pontificia Università della Santa Croce
Office: Henkels 3031-3034
Fax: (239) 280-1637
Anthony Valle is Adjunct Professor of Theology and is currently writing his doctoral dissertation on the thought of Joseph Ratzinger. His other areas of specialization and research interest include Christology and soteriology, grace and justification, mystical and ascetical theology, and the theology of St. Augustine and St. Thomas Aquinas. Mr. Valle is a candidate for the S.T.D. degree in dogmatic theology at the Pontificia Università della Santa Croce in Rome, holds the academic degrees of B.A. from the University of Notre Dame in the Program of Liberal Studies-Great Books, M.A. from Columbia University in English and Comparative Literature, M.A. from St. Joseph’s Seminary in dogmatic theology, S.T.L. from the Pontificio Ateneo Regina Apostolorum in dogmatic theology, and has also studied theology at Yale University and the Institutum Patristicum Augustinianum. In addition to teaching for nearly a decade, he has published in both academic and popular fora. His most recent academic article, “Retrieving the Christological Core of Joseph Ratzinger’s Communio Ecclesiology”, appeared in the Proceedings of the International Symposium of Theology, Veritas, Dublin, 2013, while his most recent article for a wider audience, “A Study Weekend with the Professor Pope: Ecumenism, Truth and Children”, was published in the semi-official Vatican newspaper L’Osservatore Romano, English edition, 37, Sept. 12, 2012. Mr. Valle is a member of the Neuer Schülerkreis Joseph Ratzinger-Papst Benedikt XVI, has given academic lectures throughout Europe and the United States on the thought of Joseph Ratzinger, and has been interviewed by various media outlets on Joseph Ratzinger.