Reverend Edward R. Udovic, C.M., Ph.D., is a professor in the History Department at DePaul University. He has a Doctorate in Church History from The Catholic University of America. He also serves as the university’s Secretary and Vice President for Mission and Ministry. His specializations include Ancién Regime France and Europe, the post-Reformation history of Catholicism, and the history of Saint Vincent de Paul and the Vincentian tradition. He has written extensively in the area of Vincentian history, and has given presentations throughout the United States and internationally on Vincentian history, spirituality, and leadership.
Fr. Udovic is a trustee of the Catholic Theological Union in Chicago and serves as chair of the Academic Affairs Committee and as a member of the Executive Committee. He is also a trustee of St. John’s University in New York where he serves as a member of the Mission and Academic Affairs Committees.