Asian Studies — Catholic Studies & Social Thought — Philippine Studies — Theology and Religious Studies
Mark T. Miller

Mark T. Miller

Associate Professor

Mark T. Miller is Associate Professor of systematic theology and Associate Director of the St. Ignatius Institute. His interests focus on anthropology, soteriology, political theology, Trinity, and Christology. His Ph.D. is from Boston College with the dissertation title of "Why the Passion?: Bernard Lonergan on the Cross as Communication." His undergraduate degree is in international studies, from Georgetown University.

Prof. Miller has taught at the Ateneo de Zamboanga, the University of Asia and the Pacific, Boston College, and Georgetown University as well as at Mt. Calvary Elementary School in Forestville, MD and Bishop Gorman High School in Las Vegas, NV.  At USF he teaches in Catholic Studies, Philippine Studies, and the St. Ignatius Institute.

Courses Offered
  • Transcendence in Film and Fiction
  • Mystery of God and the Human Person
  • Who is Jesus?: Introduction to Christology
  • Who is Jesus?: Redemption
  • Catholic Thought
  • Ethics: The Good Life
  • Philippine Theology and Revolutions
  • Lonergan's Political Theology
  • St. Ignatius Symposiums include: The Hermeneutics of Love, Virtue and Conversion, The Theological Virtues, Introduction to Daoism


The Quest for God and the Good Life: Lonergan's Theological Anthropology. Washington, DC: The Catholic University of America Press, 2013.


"Conversion as Life, Death, and Resurrection.Lonergan Workshop Journal 25 (2011): 197-221. 

"Imitating Christ's Cross: Lonergan and Girard on How and Why."The Heythrop Journal, 2012.

"Perseverance in the Good: Inner Dimensions of Anselmian Satisfaction." Grace and Friendship: Theological Essays in Honor of Fred Lawrence. Marquette University Press, forthcoming in 2014.

"Lonergan's Conversions and Malcolm X's Autobiography." Lonergan Workshop Journal 28 (forthcoming in 2014).