Rebecca McNamara, PhD

PhD, Higher Education Leadership, Western Michigan University
MA, Pastoral Studies, Seattle University
BA in Humanities and Business Administration, Seattle University

Associate Clinical Professor

Phone: 206-296-5424

Building/Room: Casey 130-02

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Becky McNamara has been teaching courses on community engagement, professional formation, Ignatian spirituality, and teaching pedagogy at the Matteo Ricci Institute since 2015. Dr. McNamara supervises student internships and involvement with community partners in the neighborhoods surrounding campus. Starting Fall 2023, she will serve as the director of the Community Engaged Learning Faculty Fellows Program through the Sundborg Center for Community Engagement. Previously, Dr. McNamara worked at Seattle University as the Campus Minister for Retreats.