Working in Witness for Christ


As it celebrates its 50th anniversary Catholic Theological Union possesses a vibrant legacy, a compelling mission, and great institutional strengths. The institution’s academic reputation, the excellence of its curriculum, and the expertise of its distinguished faculty position it to meet the challenges facing theological and ministerial formation in the Church today. Catholic Theological Union is seeking an innovative professional and experienced administrator to serve as its next Vice President for Finance and Operations, and as a member of its executive leadership team.

The Vice President for Finance and Operations is responsible for the overall administrative management of the non-academic operations of Catholic Theological Union (CTU).  The Vice President for Finance and Operations serves under the direction of the President and works in close collaboration with the Vice President and Academic Dean and the Vice President for Institutional Advancement to ensure the effective administration of the institution, a graduate school of theology and ministry, in accord with its mission and strategic goals.

The successful candidate will have an entrepreneurial and proactive spirit; be conversant in the strategic use of technology; keep close oversight of the financial well-being of the institution; and have the ability to lead diverse teams, while addressing complex challenges and cultivating shared goals.

Catholic Theological Union (CTU) is a Roman Catholic graduate school of theology in the Hyde Park neighborhood of Chicago. Its mission is to prepare effective leaders for the Church, ready to witness to Christ’s good news of justice, love, and peace. CTU’s 4,000 vowed religious women and men and lay graduates are serving in 60 countries worldwide.

Interested candidates should email cover letter and resume to

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