Mary-Paula Cancienne, RSM, Ph.D.

Mary-Paula Cancienne
Phone: 732-987-2334
Fax: 732-987-2010
Office Location:
A&S 133
Office Hours:
dependent on course schedule
Religious Studies/Theology Department
Vita(PDF): M. Cancienne Vita

Educational Background:

  • Ph.D. Duquesne University (Theology)
  • M.A.  Marquette University  (theology)
  • M.A.  Santa Clara University (spirituality)
  • M.F.A. Louisiana State University (Painting)
  • M.A., Institute of Transpersonal Psychology (Psychology)



  • in process

Courses Taught:

  • Theology of Creation (undergraduate & graduate)
  • Intro. to Theological Studies (graduate)
  • History of the Christian Tradition
  • Christian Ethics
  • Women's Gender/Shaping Lives

Research Area:

  • Theology of Ongoing Creation: Environment as Culture and Nature
  • Environmental Theology: The Dialogue of Aesthetics and Ethics

Service to the University:

  • Mission and Planning Advisory Committee
  • Sustainability
  • Moderator for Theta Alpha Kappa

Why I Love GCU:

  • GCU invites people to actively participate in where GCU is going.

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