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Stephen P. Happel, American university dean. Named Flannery Professor, Gonzaga University, 1992-1993, Research Professor, Vatican Observatory Research Group, Rome, 1989-1999, American Council Learned Societies Travel awardee, 1991. Fellow Society Arts Religion and Contemporary Culture; member Modern Language Association, American Academy Religion, Catholic Theological Society of America.

Background

Happel, Stephen P. was born on August 18, 1944 in Indianapolis, Indiana, United States. Son of Hermann Ernst and Jane Rita (Connor) Happel.

Education

Bachelor, St. Meinrad (Indiana) College, 1966. Master of Arts, Indiana University, 1969. Philosophy, Higher Institute Philosophy, Leuven, Belgium, 1973.

Doctor of Philosophy, Catholic University Louvan, Leuven, Belgium, 1977. STD, Catholic University Louvan, Leuven, Belgium, 1979.

Career

Associate professor department religion St. Meinrad School, 1978-1983, Catholic University American, Washington, 1983-1999, chair department religion, 1994-1999, dean School Religious Studies, 1999—2003. Consultant Department Defense, Washington, 1985-1987, Drexler Associates, Annapolis, Maryland, 1987-1989.

Works

Membership

Fellow Society Arts Religion and Contemporary Culture. Member Modern Language Association, American Academy Religion, Catholic Theological Society of America.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Jogging, piano.

Connections

father:
Hermann Ernst Happel

mother:
Jane Rita (Connor) Happel