St. Bonaventure University

School of Arts & Sciences Faculty


Donius, Robert

Bob Donius

ACADEMIC DEPARTMENT
Theology and Franciscan Studies
ACADEMIC SCHOOL
School of Arts and Sciences

TITLES/RESPONSIBILITIES
Lecturer, Theology and Franciscan Studies
Director, St. Bonaventure Summer Study in Italy Program
CONTACT
Office Phone: (716) 375-2611
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OFFICE
Murphy Professional Building 239
COURSES TAUGHT
  • Religious Texts of the Western World
  • Catholic-Franciscan Heritage
  • Christian Marriage
ACADEMIC DEGREES
  • M.A., Pastoral Ministry, Christ the King Seminary
  • B.A. , Philosophy, Wadhams Hall Seminary-College
OTHER EDUCATION
PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND
ACCOMPLISHMENTS
  • Teach a course I designed, Christian Marriage, each spring semester;
  • Teach in SBU’s Summer Study Program in Italy;
  • Give occasional presentations and retreats to the wider community;
  • Previously served for nine years as the vice president for University Ministries at SBU, a role in which I served as a member of the President’s Cabinet and directed the liturgical life, faith formation, pastoral care and pastoral outreach for the university;
  • Previous roles also include campus minister; director of adult education; director of liturgy and music; instructor of theology for the Diocese of Buffalo; instructor at Alfred State College School of Business, Alfred, N.Y.; and regional director of the Department of Christian Formation, Diocese of Ogdensburg, N.Y.
  • Former member of the St. James Mercy Health System Board of Trustees, and a former member of Buffalo Diocesan Campus Ministry Executive Board. 
TEACHING PHILOSOPHY
CURRENT RESEARCH INTERESTS/PROJECTS
Interfaith Relationship
Healthy and Holy Sexuality
PERSONAL INTERESTS/COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT
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