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Philosophy educator

Patrick Lyall Bourgeois, American philosophy educator. National Endowment of the Humanities research grantee, 1988-1989. Member of Gabriel Marcel Society, Southern Society for Philosophy and Psychology, Society for Phenomenology and Existential Philosophy, American Catholic Philosophical Association (vice president president elect 2000-2001, president 2001-2002).

Background

Bourgeois, Patrick Lyall was born on March 17, 1940 in Baton Rouge. Son of Eugene Oliver Bourgeois and Una Sarah Chauvin.

Education

Bachelor in Philosophy, Notre Dame Seminary, 1962. Master of Arts in Religion, Notre Dame Seminary, 1964. Master of Arts in Liturgical Theology, Notre Dame University, 1965.

Doctor of Philosophy in Philosophy, Duquesne University, 1970.

Career

Instructor theology Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, 1965-1967. From instructor philosophy to assistant professor to associate professor Loyola University, New Orleans, 1968-1978, professor, since 1978, William & Audrey Hutchinson District professor, department chair, since 1998.

Works

Membership

Member of Gabriel Marcel Society, Southern Society for Philosophy and Psychology, Society for Phenomenology and Existential Philosophy, American Catholic Philosophical Association (vice president president elect 2000-2001, president 2001-2002).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, biking, travel, opera.

Connections

Married Mary Margaret Hallaron, August 21, 1968. Children: Daniel Patrick, Margaret Mary.

father:
Eugene Oliver Bourgeois

mother:
Una Sarah Chauvin

spouse:
Mary Margaret Hallaron

children:
Daniel Patrick Bourgeois

Margaret Mary Bourgeois