2011–2013 Faculty Fellows

2011–2013 Faculty Fellows


Joseph A. Buttigieg

William R. Kenan Jr., Professor of English

Director of the Ph.D. in Literature Program

Director of the Hesburgh-Yusko Scholars Program

Co-director of Italian Studies

Joseph A. Buttigieg's interests are modern literature, critical theory, and the relationship between culture and politics. In addition to numerous articles, Buttigieg has authored a book on James Joyce's aesthetics, A Portrait of the Artist in Different Perspective. He is also the editor and translator of the multi-volume complete critical edition of Antonio Gramsci's Prison Notebooks, a project that has been supported by a major grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities. As a Center Faculty Fellow, he will work closely withConnie Snyder Mick, director of Social Concerns Seminars and Community-Based Learning, to consult on community engagement within the Hesburgh-Yusko program and on Center-based faculty development initiatives.


Juan Carlos Guzman

Assistant Professional Specialist

Institute for Latino Studies

Juan Carlos Guzman is assistant professional specialist with Notre Dame’s Institute for Latino Studies, where he is the director of research. As a Center Faculty Fellow, he will be mentoring undergraduates in the Poverty Studies Interdisciplinary Minor (PSIM), which Center faculty member Connie Snyder Mick codirects. 
Under his guidance, PSIM students will be engaged in community-based research that focuses on increasing the institutional capacity of community organizations to deal with health issues such as obesity and chronic disease. Dr. Guzman will also be assisting in the design of community-based participatory research being undertaken by the Monroe Park Food Co-op in collaboration with other organizations in the area that are addressing issues of food security. Dr. Guzman’s research focuses on socioeconomic issues that affect vulnerable populations such as women and children. His publications have centered on the state of Latinos in Chicago, how gender shapes adolescence, and the impact of remittances and gender on household expenditures in Ghana.


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Upcoming Events

September 2021

Information Session | ISSLP 2022 (In-Person and Virtual)
Sunday, September 26, 2021 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

October 2021

Signs of the Times Brown Bag Lunch Series | Refugees
Friday, October 1, 2021 - 12:00pm
Information Session | ISSLP 2022 (In-Person Only)
Monday, October 4, 2021 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
What to do with my Ph.D.? Community Engagement Career Paths
Tuesday, October 5, 2021 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
Cry of the Earth, Cry of the Poor
Tuesday, October 5, 2021 - 7:00pm
The Social
Thursday, October 7, 2021 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Information Session | Catholic Social Tradition Minor
Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Information Session | ISSLP 2022 (In-Person and Virtual)
Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Application Close | ISSLP 2022
Monday, October 25, 2021 - 12:00am to 11:45pm

November 2021

Labor Café First Friday
Friday, November 5, 2021 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Dignity and Justice Workshop
Friday, November 12, 2021 - 10:00am to 1:00pm
Higgins Labor CLASSics | Blue Collar (1978)
Sunday, November 14, 2021 - 3:00pm

December 2021

Signs of the Times Brown Bag Lunch Series | Housing
Friday, December 3, 2021 - 12:00pm
Labor Café First Friday
Friday, December 3, 2021 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm