As Associate Academic Dean, Dr. Lescher handles much of the day-to-day operation of the school.
Dr. Lescher is also a Senior Lecturer in Spirituality at the Jesuit School, and his doctoral work focused on modern American Catholic spirituality. He teaches courses such as Transition and Transformation, a seminar on Thomas Merton, and an introduction to spirituality as an academic discipline for doctoral students. He and his wife, Clare Ronzani, M.A., also a faculty member at the school, sometimes present workshops together and are both involved in the ministry of spiritual direction. For more about Dr. Lescher's academic background and a list of his publications, see his faculty listing.