University Professorship, University of San Diego, 1999
Irvine Foundation Faculty Grant Award, University of San Diego, 1994.
Faculty Research Grants, University of San Diego 1994, 1996, 2001, 2002
Coffin Grant Award, University of Hartford, 1991.
Coffin Grant Award, University of Hartford, 1989
VERITAS PUBLICATIONS Veritas Center for Ethics in Public Life publications – Franciscan University Faculty Blog
“RENEWAL: HOW A NEW GENERATION OF PRIESTS AND BISHOPS ARE REVITALIZING THE CATHOLIC CHURCH” Beyond the Catholic Culture Wars. With Christopher White. Forthcoming (New York: Encounter Books.)
“CATHOLIC SOCIAL TEACHING AND THE SOCIOLOGY OF DEVIANCE” “Catholic Social Teaching and the Sociology of Deviance” Included in Sociology and Catholic Social Teaching. Edited by Stephen Sharkey (Scarecrow Press, 2012).