Father Jim Bacik
Endowed Chair

Endowed Chair

Father James Bacik Endowed Chair in Theological Studies

Named in honor of Father James Bacik, the $500,000 Endowed Chair in Theological Studies will be used to provide the following transformational opportunities:

  • resources to support the housing of Father James Bacik's archives at Lourdes University
  • funding a scholarship for undergraduate and graduate Theological Studies students
  • providing the resources necessary to become competitive in recruiting respected faculty who are exceptionally well-prepared in their profession and have extensive teaching experience
  • improving the students' learning experience with advanced technology tools and materials within the field of Theological Studies
  • facilitating programs that allow our students to serve our community
  • increasing professional development opportunities for the Father Bacik Chair
  • supporting an ongoing lecture series, named in honor of Father Bacik


For information about Lourdes University Endowed Chairs:
Mike George
Director of Development
Direct: 419-517-8990
Fax: 419-824-3514