Team Members

Elizabeth Shaw, PhD

Associate Dean for Accreditation

Dr. Shaw is Associate dean for accreditation and also teaches at both the undergraduate and graduate level.

Dr. Marie Nuar, STD

Faculty Chair

Dr. Nuar is Faculty Chair for CDU. She also teaches World Religions and Moral Theology of the Marketplace as an adjunct professor of theology at St. John's University, Rome Campus.

Alissa Thorell, MTS

Faculty Governance Council Chair

Professor Thorell holds an MTS in Theology, Biotechnology, and Ethics from the Pontifical John Paul II Institute for Marriage and Family Studies.