MELANIE BARRETT, Ph.D., S.T.D. (Cand.)
Ph.D. (Religious Ethics), University of Chicago Divinity School. S.T.L. (Systematic Theology), University of St. Mary of the Lake, thesis: “The Viability of ‘New Natural Law’ Theory.” S.T.D. Cand. (Moral Theology), University of Fribourg, thesis: “Suffering and the Moral Life in the Theology of Thomas Aquinas.” Author of Love's Beauty at the Heart of the Christian Moral Life:The Ethics of Catholic Theologian Hans Urs von Balthasar (Edwin Mellen, 2009). Member: Society of Christian Ethics.