Rev. Pat Madden, Ph.D.

Adjunct Professor

Education

Ph.D., Biblical Studies, The Catholic University of America, Washington, D.C.
M.A., Latin, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
M.A., Liturgy, University of Notre Dame, South Bend, IN
M.Div., St. Meinrad School of Theology, St. Meinrad, IN
B.A., Philosophy, St. Joseph Seminary College, Covington, LA

Sabbatical Hebrew & Arabic studies, The Catholic University of America, Washington, D.C.
Certificate in Modern Hebrew, Ulpan Akiva, Kitah Daleth, Netanya, Israel
Certificate in Modern Hebrew, Linguaphone Institute, London, England

Academic Appointments

University of Dallas

Adjunct Professor, IRPS & School of Ministry, 2003-present

Loyola University

Adjunct Faculty, Institute for Ministry, 2003-present

Diocese of Shreveport

Director, Greco Institute, 2002-present
Adjunct Instructor, 1982-1990, 1998-2002

St. Mary's Seminary & University

Assistant Profesoor of Scripture, 1995-1998

Pastoral Experience

Associate Pastor, various churches, Diocese of Alexandria-Shreveport, 1974-1982, 1998-2002
Campus Minister, ULM, Monroe, LA, 1998-2002
Hospital Chaplain, LSU Medical Center, Shreveport, LA, 1988-1990
Hopsital Chaplain, St. Francis Cabrini Hospital, Alexandria, LA, 1982-1987

Select Publications

  • Eleven articles in Homily Service published by The Liturgical Conference from 1998 to 2002.
  • Jesus' Walking on the Sea: An Investigation of the Origin of the Narrative Account. BZNW Volume 81. Berlin: de Gruyter, January 1997.
  • "The Role of the Christian Community in the Process of Initiation according to the RCIA." Emmanuel 86 (1980) 79-86.
  • "A Hermeneutic of Ephesians 5." Resonance 8 (1975) 72-80.

Professional Memberships

  • Catholic Biblical Association of America Catholic
  • Theological Society of America
  • College Theological Society
  • Notre Dame Center for Pastoral Liturgy
  • Society of Biblical Literature

Curriculum Vitae

News

A Faculty Summer: Dr. Toby's Fight Against COVID-19

Assistant Professor of Biology Inimary Toby, Ph.D., has spent her summer fighting for the end of COVID-19 by volunteering with the National Scientist Volunteer Database (NSVD) as the Texas State Coordinator and by conducting lab research of the virus with her UD students.

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Prestigious Physics Fellowship Supports Alumna's Research

In a mountain range in Italy, Sophia Andaloro, BS '19, investigates dark matter. One of the 2019 Cardinal Spellman recipients at UD, Andaloro received both the 2020 NSF Graduate Fellowship and the Department of Energy National Nuclear Security Administration Stewardship Science Graduate Fellowship (DOE NNSA SSGF) this past year, her first year in graduate school at Rice University. She is one of five graduate students who will join the NNSA program this fall.

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How Do You Build the Perfect Sandcastle?

According to a team of University of Dallas juniors, there's an optimal water-to-sand ratio, roughly 6%, along with a borrowed methodology that's endured the test of time dating back to the relics of the Old Kingdom. The students' research, titled "The Best Sandcastles Are Egyptian: Pyramids Reign Supreme," was awarded a Meritorious designation in the International Mathematical Contest in Modeling (MCM) -- a first in university history.

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