C.V. of Rev. Timothy Scully, CSC

 

TIMOTHY RICHARD SCULLY, C.S.C.

Hackett Family Director of the Institute for Educational Initiatives

Professor of Political Science

University of Notre Dame

CV updated July 2014

 

EDUCATION

Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley,

Department of Political Science, 1989

M.A., University of California, Berkeley

Department of Political Science, 1985

M. Div., University of Notre Dame,

Department of Theology, 1979

B. A., University of Notre Dame,

Department of Economics, 1976, summa cum laude

 

RESEARCH AND TEACHING INTERESTS

Comparative Politics

Latin American Politics

Parties, Party Systems, and Political Institutions

Comparative Christian Democracy

Comparative Electoral Data Analysis

Democracy and Democratization

Leadership

Values and Higher Education

Spirituality and Education

 

ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS

University Trustee Fellow, University of Notre Dame, 2002-

Trustee, University of Notre Dame, 2000-

Executive Vice President, University of Notre Dame, 2000-2003

Vice President and Senior Associate Provost, University of Notre Dame, 1996-2000

Vice President and Associate Provost, University of Notre Dame, 1994-1996

Professor, Department of Political Science, University of Notre Dame, 1999-

Associate Professor, Department of Political Science, University of Notre Dame, 1993-1999

Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science, University of Notre Dame, 1989-1993

Founder, Fellow, and Hackett Family Director, Institute for Educational Initiatives, University of Notre Dame, 1997-

Faculty Fellow, Kellogg Institute for International Studies and Nanovic Institute for European Studies, University of Notre Dame, 1989-

Member, Latin American and Caribbean Advisory Council, University of Notre Dame, 2005-

Member, Institute for Latino Studies Advisory Council, University of Notre Dame, 2005

Member, Ireland Advisory Council University of Notre Dame, 2005-

Advisory Board, Center for Civil and Human Rights, The Law School, University of Notre Dame, 2008-

Director, Latin American Studies Program, University of Notre Dame, 1991-1994

 

THESES AND DISSERTATION

Ph.D. Dissertation: "Cleavages, Critical Junctures, and Party Evolution in Chile." (1989)

Master's Thesis in Political Science: "Notes on the Relative Autonomy of Religion: The Case of Liberation Theology." (1985)

Master's Thesis in Divinity: "The Meaning of the Priesthood of the Faithful in the Context of the Catholic Church and Its Implications for Ecclesiastical Authority." (1979)

 

PUBLICATIONS

Books:

Scott Mainwaring and Timothy R. Scully, Editors, Democratic Governance in Latin America, Stanford University Press, 2010.

Eduardo Valenzuela, Simón Schwartzman, J. Samuel Valenzuela, Timothy R. Scully, Nicolás M. Somma, Andrés Biehl, Vínculos, Creencias e Ilusiones: la Cohesión Social de Los Latinoamericanos, Santiago, Uqbar Editores, 2008.

Timothy R. Scully, Eugenio Tironi, and J. Samuel Valenzuela, El Eslabon Perdido: familia y bienestar en Chile, Santiago: TAURUS Publishers, 2006.  English edition, forthcoming.

Christian Democracy in Latin America: Electoral Competition and Regime Conflicts.  (Coedited with Scott Mainwaring.) Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2003.

            Spanish translation: La democracia cristiana en América Latina: Conflictos y

            competencia electoral. Mexico City: Fondo de Cultura Económica, 2010.

Building Democratic Institutions: Party Systems in Latin America. (Coedited with Scott Mainwaring.) Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1995. (Paperback Edition, 1996).

Spanish translation: La Construcción de Instituciones Democráticas: Sistemas de Partidos en América Latina. Santiago, Chile: CIEPLAN, 1996.

Rethinking the Center: Party Politics in Nineteenth and Twentieth Century Chile. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1992.  Selected “Outstanding Academic Book for 1993" by Choice.

Spanish translation: Los partidos de centro y la evolución política chilena. Santiago: Editorial CIEPLAN, 1992.

 

ARTICLES AND BOOK CHAPTERS

“The Party System in Redemocratized Chile”, with Samuel Valenzuela and Nicolás Somma, in Latin American Party Systems: Institutionalization, Decay, and Collapse, edited by Scott Mainwaring, forthcoming.            

Introduction to A Spiritual Memoir by Maureen Hallinan. Forthcoming, 2014.

“Humanismo Cristiano, Cohesion Social y Familia” in Reflexiones sobre la vigencia del Pensamiento Humanista Cristiano, edited by Jorge Maldonado. January 2014.

“Building New Bridges to America’s Schools: Lessons from the University of Notre Dame,” (co-authored with John Staud) in the Peabody Journal of Education, Volume 87, Issue 3. Pages 383-401, 2012.

“Measuring Success in Democratic Governance.” (co-authored by Scott Mainwaring and Jorge Vargas-Cullell) in Revista Latinoamericana de Política Comparada, Volumen 5, Julio 2011. 

“Social and Political Effects of Religiosity and Religious Identities in Latin America” (coauthored by J. Samuel Valenzuela and Nicolas Somma), Kellogg Working Paper #362, December 2009.

“Gobernabilidad y Desigualdad en América Latina,” (coauthored with Scott Mainwaring) in Journal of Democracy en Español, Julio 2009, Volumen 1.

“Latin America: Eight Lessons for Governance,” (coauthored with Scott Mainwaring), in Journal of Democracy, July 2008, Volume 19, Number 3).

Spanish version: “América Latina: Ocho Lecciones de Gobernablidad,” in Journal of Democracy en Español, Julio 2009, Vollumen 1.

            Spanish version: “América Latina: Ocho lecciones para la gobernabilidad,” in Agora

            Internacional , November, 2008. Volume 3 No. 7.

 “The Enduring Presence of Religion in Chilean Ideological Positionings and Voter Options,” (coauthored with Samuel Valenzuela and Nicolás Somma) in Comparative Politics 40, 1 (October 2007.)  Winner of the “Federico Gil Prize” of the Chilean Political Science Association.

“Cast Your Nets Deeper,” (coauthored with Lou DelFra, C.S.C.) in John Watzke, ed., Beyond Alternative Teacher Education: Integrating Community, Spirituality, and Leadership, Alliance for Catholic Education (ACE) Press, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN, 2007. 

“Epilogue: A Community of Educators,” (coauthored with Lou DelFra, C.S.C. and Sean McGraw, C.S.C.) in John Watzke, ed., Beyond Alternative Teacher Education: Integrating Teaching, Community, Spirituality and Leadership, Alliance for Catholic Education (ACE) Press, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN, 2007.

“The Diversity of Christian Democracy in Latin America,” (co-edited and coauthored with Scott Mainwaring), Christian Democracy in Latin America: Electoral Competition and Regime Conflicts, Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2003, pp. 30-63.

“Building ACE: Improvising on Providence,” in Michael Pressley, ed., Teaching Service and Alternative Teacher Education, Notre Dame: University of Notre Dame Press, 2002, pp. 15-34.

“Come and You Will See: Spirituality in ACE,” in Michael Pressley, ed., Teaching Service and Alternative Teacher Education, Notre Dame: University of Notre Dame Press, 2002, pp. 184-213.

“Las bases políticas de la liberalización económica en Chile,” in Boletin SAAP que edita la Sociedad Argentina de Análisis Político, Spring 1998, Year 4, No. 7, pp. 58-78.

“Electoral Choices and the Party System in Chile,” (coauthored with J. Samuel Valenzuela) Comparative Politics, 29 (July 1997), pp. 511-527.

“We Drink from Our Own Wells,” in Mark Poorman, C.S.C., ed., Labors From the Heart: Mission and Ministry in a Catholic University, Notre Dame: University of Notre Dame Press, 1996, pp. 209-219.

“Chile: The Political Underpinnings of Economic Liberalization,” in Jorge I. Dominguez and Abraham F. Lowenthal, eds., Constructing Democratic Governance, The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1996, pp. 99-117.  (Second Edition, 1996)  Also in L.E. Armijo, ed., Conversations on Democratization and Economic Reform, Los Angeles, California: University of Southern California: Center for International Studies, pp. 190-202.  Also published as a Kellogg Institute Working Paper, No. 211, July, 1994. 

"Reconstituting Party Politics in Chile," in Scott Mainwaring and Timothy R. Scully, eds. Building Democratic Institutions: Parties and Party Systems in Latin America. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1995, pp. 100-137.

"Party Systems in Latin America," in Scott Mainwaring and Timothy R. Scully, eds. Building Democratic Institutions: Parties and Party Systems in Latin America. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1995, pp. 1-34. (Coauthored with Scott Mainwaring).  Also published in Portuguese as “A Institucionalizaço dos Sistemas Partidários na América Latina,” Dados, 1994, vol. 37(1), pp. 43-79.

"Parties and Democracy in Latin America: Different Patterns, Common Challenges," in Scott Mainwaring and Timothy R. Scully, eds. Building Democratic Institutions: Parties and Party Systems in Latin America. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1995, pp. 459-474.  (Coauthored with Scott Mainwaring.)

"What is Catholic About a Catholic University?" in Theodore M. Hesburgh, C.S.C. Ed., The Challenge and Promise of a Catholic University. Notre Dame: University of Notre Dame Press, 1994, pp. 313-329.

“De la democracia a la democracia: Continuidad y variaciones en las preferencias del electorado y en el sistema de partidos en Chile,” in Estudios Públicos, No. 51:195-228, June, 1993.  (Coauthored with J. Samuel Valenzuela.)  Also published as a Kellogg Institute Working Paper, No. 199, July, 1993.

"Chile Recovers its Democratic Past: Democratization by Installments." (coauthored with Alejandro Ferreiro Y.)  Journal of Legislation, Vol. 18, No. 2, 1992. pp. 317-329.

"Reappraising the Role of the Center: The Case of the Chilean Party System." Kellogg Institute Working Paper, No. 143, September, 1990.

"The Role of Political Parties in the Return to Democracy in the Southern Cone: A Rapporteur's Report."  Woodrow Wilson Center Working Paper, No. 171, 1986  (coauthored with Felipe Aguero and C. Guillespie).

"Un caso de evaluación formativa: Proyecto padres e hijos." Documento de Trabajo. CIDE IV, 1980 (coauthored with Ernesto Schiefelbein and Luíís Brahm).

"Políticas de capacitación de jovenes en sectores rézagados en Santiago de Chile: Perspectivas y posibilidades." PREALC Documento de Trabajo. PREALC, December, 1979.

 

REVIEW ESSAYS AND TRANSLATIONS

Review of Chile Since Independence, edited by Leslie Bethel, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, in Political Studies, June, 1994 (vol. 42, no. 2) p. 330.

"Reconsidering the Shape of West European Electorates," review of Identity, Competition, and Electoral Availability: The Stabilization of European Electorates 1885-1985, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1990, in The Review of Politics, Vol. 55, No. 1 (Winter), 1993, pp. 185-189.

"The Catholic Church and the Politics of Development: Variations on a Theme," a review of books by Michael L. Budde, by Daniel H. Levine, and by Hannah Stewart-Gambino, in The American Political Science Review, Vol. 87, No. 2, June, 1993, pp. 511-514.

Review of Change in the Chilean Countryside: From Pinochet to Aylwin and Beyond, edited by D.E. Hojman, London: Macmillan, 1993 in Political Studies. December, 1993 (vol. 41, no. 4) p. 704.

"Shifting Engagements between Distant Neighbors," review of Elusive Friendship: A Survey of U.S.-Chilean Relations, by Heraldo Muoz and Carlos Portales, Boulder: Lynne Rienner Publishers, 1991, in The Review of Politics, Vol. 54, no. 1 (Winter), 1992, pp. 157-161.

"The Return of Democracy in Chile," review of The Chilean Political Process, by Manuel Antonio Garretón, Boston: Unwin Hyman, 1989, in The Review of Politics, Vol. 52, no. 1 (Spring), 1991, pp. 675-678.

Translation of "The Soul of Chile" by Raul Cardenal Silva Henriquez, and "The Imperative of Solidarity' by Cristian Precht Banados, Kellogg Institute Working Paper, No. 70, May, 1986.

 

SELECTED PAPERS, LECTURES AND CONFERENCES

Lead conference organizer, “A New Critical Juncture?” Conference Honoring David and Ruth Collier at the Kellogg Institute for International Studies, University of Notre Dame. April 25-26, 2014.

Panel Chair, “Changing Patterns, New Actors: Interest Intermediation and Participation” at

“A New Critical Juncture?” Conference Honoring David and Ruth Collier at the Kellogg Institute for International Studies, University of Notre Dame. April 25-26, 2014.

“Challenges, Opportunities in Educational Social Entrepreneurship” lecture given at the School of Public and Environmental Affairs, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN April 11, 2014.

“Lessons for Social Entrepreneurs” lecture given at the Education Policy Student Association, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, April 11, 2014.

“Navigating Social Entrepreneurship” lecture given at the  School of Public and Environmental Affairs, Civic Leaders Living Learning Center, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN April 10, 2014.

Keynote address, the closing brunch, Junior Parents Weekend, University of Notre Dame, February 16, 2014.

"Catholic Education in the Public Forum...?", Hesburgh Lecture, Notre Dame Alumni Club of Naples, February 13, 2014, Naples, Florida.

Keynote address, the Cathedral Club of Brooklyn 114th Anniversary Dinner, February 6, 2014, New York, New York.

The State of Play for Faith-Based Schools, Overview, presented at “Sacred Spaces: Faith-Based Schools and American Cities” at the George W. Bush Institute, Dallas, Texas, October 3, 2013.

Lecture on "Institution-Building" in American Higher Education delivered to a plenary session of the Conference of Latin American Bishops in Medellin, Colombia. June 21, 2013.

Keynote address at the 2013 Catholic Foundation Celebration, A Gift From the Heart for Our Children’s Future, February 9, 2013, Tampa, Florida.

“Humanismo Cristiano, Cohesion Social y Familia” presented at "Primer Encuentro Internacional Oswaldo Payá: Reflexiones sobre la Vigencia del Pensamiento Humanista Cristiano", January 12, 2013, Santiago, Chile.

“¿Cuál es el Sentido de la Gestión Universitaria?” presented at the Summit Internacional de Educacion, January 11, 2013, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile.

“Educating Experiences” presented at XXXI Rimini Meeting of Communion and Liberation, August 2010, Rimini, Italy.

Keynote address, Third District Mission Assembly of the De La Salle Christian Brothers, St. Mary’s College. Moraga, California, August 2, 2010.

Social, Political, and Personal Effects of Religiosity in Latin America: A Preliminary Exploration. Presented at XXVIII International Congress of the Latin American Studies Association, Rio de Janeiro, June 12, 2009.

Social Cohesion in Latin America: Assembling the Pieces; a conference of the Kellogg Institute for International Studies in partnership with CIEPLAN. Organized by J. Samuel Valenzuela, Timothy R. Scully, C.S.C. and Eugenio Tironi. April 16-17, 2009. University of Notre Dame.

Keynote address, St. Paul Catholic Schools Consortium Dinner. Accepted the St. Elizabeth Seton Award on behalf of the University of Notre Dame and the Alliance for Catholic Education, November 6, 2008.

Panelist, “Who Will Teach & Lead America’s Urban Catholic Schools?” at Head of the Class: Achieving Teacher and Principal Excellence,” a conference sponsored by The Philanthropy Roundtable and Associated Grant Makers, Boston, MA, September 11, 2008.

Keynote address, White House Summit on Inner-City Children and Faith-Based Schools, The White House, Washington D.C., April 24, 2008.

Keynote address, Christian Brothers Chief Administrator’s Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana, February 28, 2008.

Keynote address, Fulcrum Foundation, Seattle, Washington, February 1, 2008.

Keynote address: “Catholic Universities and Catholic Schools: Building a New Relationship,” FADICA 32nd Annual Meeting, Naples, Florida, January 25, 2008.

Keynote address, Crystal Apple Awards Dinner, The College of Education, Michigan State University, October 26, 2007.

“Democratic Governance in Latin America,” with Scott Mainwaring, presented at LASA XXVII

International Congress, September 2007.

“Insight and Yearning: The Vocation of a Teacher”, written and presented at Seeking the Heart's Desire, a conference honoring John Dunne, March 31, 2007.

“Teacher Quality and the Alliance for Catholic Education,” presented in conjunction with The Philanthropy Roundtable to the I.A. O’Shaughnessy Foundation on Friday, November 3, 2006, Fitzpatrick Hotel in Chicago. 

“The Enduring Political Salience of Religion in Chile: An Examination of Ideological Self Placement and Voter Alignments,” prepared for LASA XXVI International Congress, March 2006. 

“Democratic Governability in Latin America,” conference organized at CIEPLAN, Santiago, Chile, January 11-12, 2006.

“Parties and the Consolidation of Democracy in Latin America,” Hesburgh Lecture, LaPaz, Bolivia, December 15, 2005.

“Building a Catholic University: Lessons from Notre Dame,” an invited talk, to the trustees, officers, and chairs at Mount St. Mary’s College, Emmitsburg, Md., Nov. 6; and “What’s Catholic about a Catholic University,” an invited talk, to the faculty at Mount St. Mary’s College, on Nov. 7, 2005.

“Measuring Religious Beliefs,” Saguaro Seminar workshop at Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government, July 7-8, 2005, Cambridge, Massachusetts.

"La Familia en Chile: Tendencias and Retos para el Pais," talk presented to the Intendencia de Coquimbo, February 28, 2005, LaSerena, Chile.

Invited to provide testimony to a hearing of the United States Congress’ Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations regarding Corporation for National Service on Tuesday, September 14, 1999  in the Rayburn Building, Washington, DC.

“Educating for the Common Good: Notre Dame’s Commitment,” presented at College of St. Rose, Albany, New York, March, 1999; also at Notre Dame College, Manchester, New Hampshire, November 12, 1997.

“Understanding Latin America: The Power of Myth in Shaping Perception and Reality,” talk given to the World Affairs Council of Grand Rapids, February 15, 1999, Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Discussant for panel on “Presidential Coups d’etat and Regime Change in Latin America and Soviet Successor States,” 1998 meeting of Latin American Studies Association, Chicago. 

“Christ the Teacher,” keynote address presented at the 10th Annual Catechetical Institute Day, October, 1998, Syracuse, Indiana.

“What’s Catholic About a Catholic University?,” presented at Loyola university, New Orleans, Louisiana, March 26, 1998; also at the University of San Diego, San Diego, California, January 31, 1998; and the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, Massachusetts, November 16, 1995; and St. Thomas University, Miami, Florida, January 14, 1995; and at Santa Clara University, San Jose, California, October 22, 1994.

“Responding to Crisis: The National Debate on School Reform,” the Chicago Club, March 18, 1998.

“Making Notre Dame a Center of Catholic Intellectual Life,” presented at the April 8, 1997 Notre Dame Forum on Academic Life, sponsored by the Faculty Senate.

“The Value and Promise of National Service,” invited testimony before the United States’ Senate’s Labor and Human Resources Committee Hearing on behalf of the Corporation for National and

Community Service, May 21, 1996.

“Politics, Parties, and Democracy in Latin America,” presented at the University of Jacksonville, Jacksonville, Florida, May 11, 1995.

"Institutionalizing Party Systems in Latin America (with a view toward Eastern Europe)," paper presented to the 89th Annual Meeting of the American Political Science Association, September 2-5, 1993, Washington, D.C.

"Institutionalizing Party Systems in Latin America," paper presented at the Woodrow Wilson Center for International Scholars, June 9, 1993, and to the faculty at the Instituto de Ciencia Política, Universidad Católica, June 30, 1993, Santiago, Chile.

"The Politics of Economic Liberalization: The Aylwin and post-Aylwin Periods in Chile," paper delivered at a Workshop on Political and Economic Liberalization, February 18, 1993, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA.

"The More Things Change the More Things are the Same?: Reconstituting Party Politics in Chile," paper delivered at the 17th Annual International Congress of the Latin America Studies Association, September 24-27, 1992, Los Angeles, CA.

Discussant for Panel on "Transition and Contradiction in Chile," at the 17th Annual International

Congress of the Latin America Studies Association, September 24-27, 1992, Los Angeles, CA.

"Party Systems in Latin America and East Central Europe: Possible Comparisons?" lecture delivered at a conference on "Transitions in Est-Central Europe: What has Been Accomplished and Where are we Going?" Sponsored by the Friedrich Nauman Stiftung in Budapest, Hungary, September 10-13, 1992.

"The Results of the 1992 Municipal Elections in Chile: Too Predictable to Predict," a workshop delivered at CIEPLAN, Santiago, Chile, June 30, 1992.

"Repensando el centro: La evolución de partidos y la política en Chile," public lecture delivered at CIEPLAN, in Santiago, Chile, June 23, 1992.

"Comparing Experiences of Transitions, East-South," a series of roundtable discussions at the Institute of Sociology of the Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland, June 4, 1992; the Institute of Sociology of the Czechoslovak Academia of Sciences, Prague, Czechoslovakia, June 9, 1992; the Budapest University of Economics, Budapest, Hungary, June 10, 1992.

"Chile's Road to Democratic Recovery: Democratization by Installments." Public Lecture at the Center for Latin American Studies, University of Illinois, November 21, 1991.

"The Power of Persistence: Party Politics in Contemporary Chile," a paper delivered in a Conference entitled "Political Parties and Political Representation in the Post-Authoritarian Era," at the Latin American Program of the Woodrow Wilson Center, November 8-9, 1991.

"Critical Junctures as an Approach to Method."  Graduate Seminar at the Department of Political Science, University of California, Berkeley, October 25, 1991.

"Partidos Políticos en America Latina: Los Desafios de los 1990." Public lecture at La Universidad Católica Dámaso Antonio Larraaga (UCDAL), Montevideo, Uruguay, August 21, 1991.

"Partidos y Sistemas de Partidos en America Latina: Una Exploración Empirica."  Lecture given to the faculty of the Instituto de Ciencias Sociales, Universidad de la Republica, Montevideo, Uruguay, August 20, 1991.

"The Return of Democracy in Chile: Obstacles and Opportunities." 1991 Pew Lecture, Wesleyan University, Middletown, Ct., April 10, 1991.

"Chile Recovers its Democratic Past: Democratization by Installments." Public Lecture at the Department of Political Science, the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Mi., March 25, 1991.

"Chile: Reconstituting the Political Arena." Prepared for a conference on "Building Democratic Institutions: Parties and Party Systems in Latin America," Kellogg Institute, University of Notre Dame, October 21-23, 1990. 

"Reappraising the Role of the Center: The Case of the Chilean Party System," delivered at the 86th Annual Meeting of the American Political Science Association, San Francisco Hilton, August 30 to September 2, 1990.

"La política en Chile: Ruptura y discontinuidades," a Graduate Seminar presented at CIEPLAN, Santiago, Chile, July 26, 1990 (in collaboration with David Collier, University of California, Berkeley).

"Building Strong Parties and Party Systems," a Graduate Seminar given at the Institute of Sociology of the University of Warsaw, Poland, May 15-16, 1990.

"The Chilean Party System: Reappraising the Role of the Center."  Paper delivered at the Midwest Political Science Association, Chicago, Illinois, April 5-7, 1990.

"Rethinking the Center: Cleavages, Critical Junctures, and Party Evolution in Chile." Paper delivered at the Latin American Studies Association, Miami, Florida, December 3-5, 1989.

"Cleavages, Critical Junctures, and Party Evolution in Chile: Early Patterns, Future Paths." Paper

delivered at the Annual meeting of the Canadian Association for Latin America and Caribbean Studies, October 5-7, 1989, Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada

"The 1988 Plebiscite: Chile Struggles to Retrieve Democracy."  World Affairs Council, San Francisco, January 18, 1989.

"Major Political Parties in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, and Uruguay," and "Electoral Systems and Political Parties," Working Papers Special Series prepared for a conference sponsored by the Latin American Program of the Woodrow Wilson Center, Washington, D.C., September 9-12, 1986.

"The Role of the Catholic Church in the Chilean Resistance." Paper delivered at "The Retreat of the Dictators," a conference sponsored by the University of California, Santa Cruz, May 17-18, 1985. 

 

BOARDS AND NATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

Member of the Advisory Board, Growing the Faith, March 2014.

Member of the Board of Directors, The One World Network of Schools, July 2013.

Member of the Editorial Board, Religion and Public Affairs journal, Berkeley, California, 2013-

Member of the International Advisory Board, Religion, Politics, and Globalization Program at University of California-Berkeley, 2012-

Member of the School Board, Archdiocese of Chicago, 2009-

Advisory Board member, Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen Foundation, 2009-

Task Force on Catholic Education, University of Notre Dame, 2006-2007

Member, Trinity Foundation Board, Dublin, Ireland, 2004-2011

Life Member, Latin American Studies Association, 1988

Life Member, New York Council on Foreign Relations, 2003

Life Member, Inter-American Dialogue, 2002-

Member, Pacific Council on International Policy, 2002-

Trustee, St. Ambrose University, 2002-2007

Member, Honorary Board of Directors, Josephinum Catholic School, 2002-

Member, Advisory Board of the Woodrow Wilson Center for International Scholars, 2001-

National Board of Advisors, Inter-University Program for Latino Research, University of Texas, Austin, 1998-2000

University of Notre Dame-Australia Board of Fellows, Fremantle, Australia, 1998-2005

University of Notre Dame-Australia Board of Trustees, Fremantle, Australia, 1996-2008

Administrative Board and Advisory Council Member, Tantur Ecumenical Institute for Theological Studies, 1994-2003

Chair, Alliance for Catholic Education Advisory Board, University of Notre Dame, 1994-2013

Member, Alliance for Catholic Education Advisory Board, University of Notre Dame, 1994-

Chicago Committee of the Chicago Council on Foreign Relations, 1993-

Advisory Board member, Center for Civil and Human Rights, University of Notre Dame, 1990-

Holy Cross Associates, Founder, and Advisory Board Member, 1978-1983, 1995-1998

 

AWARDS

Ellis Island Medal of Honor, New York, NY, May 2014.

William E. Simon Prize for Lifetime Achievement in Social Entrepreneurship, Manhattan Institute for Policy Research, New York, NY, November 2013.

Distinguished Service Award, Archdiocese Chicago Catholic Schools, February 21, 2010.

Presidential Citizens Medal, The White House, Washington, DC, December 10, 2008.

Bishop Dunne 100 Voyager Award, October 29, 2008; on behalf of the Alliance for Catholic Education (ACE).

Champion of Cathlolic Education Medal by the Fulcrum Foundation, February 1, 2008.

Crystal Apple Award, a Tribute to Outstanding Educators, made possible by D. Forrest-Pressley in memory of Michael Pressley, The College of Education, Michigan State University, October 26, 2007.

Samuel Valenzuela, Timothy R. Scully, and Nicolás Somma, “The Enduring Presence of Religion in Chilean Ideological Positionings and Voter Options.”  Comparative Politics 40, 1 (October 2007).  Winner of the “Federico Gil Prize” of the Chilean Political Science Association for the best paper presented in the field of Comparative Politics at its Eighth Annual Meeting held in Santiago, Nov. 15-17, 2006

Daniel A. Lord, S.J. Award , November 5, 2004, for distinguished service in the cause of youth, awarded by the Loyola Academy Community, Loyola Academy, Wilmette, Illinois.

Blessed Pauline Award, July, 2004, for dedication and leadership in education, awarded by the board of directors of Josephinum School, Chicago.

Kaneb Award, for excellence in undergraduate teaching, University of Notre Dame, April, 2002.

C. Albert Koob Award for Distinguished Contribution at the National Level on Behalf of Catholic Education, presented by the National Catholic Education Association, 1995.

Frank J. O'Malley Teaching Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching, University of Notre Dame, 1994.

Charles F. Sheedy Teaching Award, University of Notre Dame, 1993.

Senior Class Fellow, 1993.

Honorable Mention, Frank J. O'Malley Teaching Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching, University of Notre Dame, 1992.

Honorable Mention, Frank J. O'Malley Teaching Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching, University of Notre Dame, 1991.

Fulbright Teaching Fellowship, Institute of Social Science, Universidad de La República, Montevideo, Uruguay, 1991.

Programa Regional de Empleo para America Latina y el Caribe, award for distinguished research, 1979.

Phi Beta Kappa, University of Notre Dame Chapter, 1976.

 

RESEARCH GRANTS

Kellogg Institute Faculty Grant for Conference “A New Critical Juncture? Changing Patterns of Interest Representation and Regime Politics in Contemporary Latin America” to be held April 24-26, 2014.

Kellogg Institute Faculty Grant for Conference “Social Cohesion in Latin America: Assembling the Pieces”, 2009.

Kellogg Institute Faculty Grant for Conference on the Family, "Changing Family Patterns in Chile: Social Disintegration and Social Policy," 2004.

Ford Foundation Grant for "Building Democratic Institutions: Party Systems in Latin America." 1994-1995, 1993-1994.

Ford Foundation Research Grant, "Building Democratic Institutions: Parties and Party Systems in Latin America," 1990.

Social Science Research Council Grant, 1988-1989.

Social Science Research Council Dissertation Fellowship, 1987-1988.

Fulbright-Hayes Dissertation Fellowship, 1987-1988.

Mellon Research Grant, Center for Latin American Studies, University of California, Berkeley, 1986.

Research Fellowship, Woodrow Wilson Center for International Studies, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C., 1985.

Research Fellowship, Programa Regional de Empleo para America Latina y el Caribe, Santiago, Chile, International Labor Organization, Santiago, Chile, 1979.

 

UNIVERSITY AND CONGREGATION OF HOLY CROSS COMMITTEES

Executive Committee of the Ford Family Program for Human Development and Solidarity, 2013 –

2012 Selection Committee for the Notre Dame Prize for Distinguished Public Service in Latin America, 2012 -

Member Rooney Center for American Democracy Advisory Committee, 2012 -

Institute for Latino Studies Director Search, 2011 – 2012.

Chairman, International Education Committee, Congregation of Holy Cross, 2011

Department of Political Science, Latin American Search Committee, 2010 and 2011

Co-chair, 2011/2012 Notre Dame Forum on Education, 2011.

Co-chair, Notre Dame Task Force on Latin America and the Caribbean, 2010-

Committee member, Business as a Force for Good for Society, 2010-

Advisory Committee member, Center for Ethics and Civil Rights, The Law School, 2009 -

The Notre Dame Task Force on the Participation of Latino Children and Families in Catholic Schools, 2008 - 2009

Ad Hoc Committee on Bioethics and Healthcare Policy, Chair, 2008 –

Department of Political Science, Rooney Search Committee, 2008 –

International Facilities, Vice-Chair, 2007 -

Department of Political Science, Chair, Honesty Committee, 2007 – 2008

Provost’s Strategic Action Planning Committee, 2007 – 2008

Kellogg Institute Director Search Committee, Provost Chaired, 2007 – 2008

University Capital Campaign Cabinet

Chair, Notre Dame Task Force on Catholic Education, 2006-2007

Faculty Committee, Kellogg Institute, 2003 -

Academic Council, member, ex officio, 2000 – 2003

Academic Council, member and secretary, ex officio, 1994 – 2000

Undergraduate Studies Committee of the Academic Council, 1996 – 2000

University Committee on International Studies, Chair, 1995 – 2000

Provost’s Advisory Council, 1994 – 2000

Executive Committee of the Academic Council, member and secretary, ex officio, 1994 – 2000

University Committee on Disabilities, Chair, 1994 – 2000

University Honesty Committee, Chair, 1994 – 2000

 

PREVIOUS PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Research Associate at CIEPLAN (Centro de Investigaciones Económicas para Latínoamerica), Santiago, Chile, 1987-1988; July, 1989; July-August, 1990, May-July, 1991, and 1992.

Vice-Rector, St. George's College, 1981-1983.  Responsibilities included personnel oversight for over 300 teachers, administrators, and auxiliary workers.

Associate Pastor of Cristo Nuestro Redentor, a large urban parish in Santiago, Chile, 1980-1983

Chair of the Department of Theology and Director of Campus Ministry, Saint George's College, Santiago, Chile, 1980-1983

Research Associate at CIDE (Centro de Investigación y Desarrollo de la Educación, Santiago, Chile), 1979- 1981. Work involved cost-benefit analysis of popular educational programs.