Catherine E. Wilson, Ph.D.
Associate Professor and Interim Chair
Department of Public Administration
Villanova University


Villanova University
    800 Lancaster Avenue
     Villanova, PA 19085

   267 St. Augustine Center
      610.519.7851 (Phone)

  Research Interests:
  Nonprofit Management,      
      Immigration Politics,

   and Cultural Competency

          Curriculum Vitae


President's Report (2012-2013)

On-Line Villanova MPA Program



The Politics of Latino Faith

The Politics of Latino Faith: Religion, Identity, and Urban Community (NYU Press, June 2008)

Book Reviews


-Mexican-American Neighborhood, Pilsen, Chicago


Peer-Reviewed Articles


Building Bridges Abroad


Media Activity

Salena Zito, "Rep. Ryan Gets Serious about Poverty," Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, 19 July 2014.

Gloria Goodale, "Cities to the Rescue in Child Migrant Crisis: Why Some Say, 'Send Them Here.'" Christian Science Monitor, 16 July 2014.

Nicole Radzievich, "Public Invited to View Industrial Museum's Artifacts," The Morning Call, 1 March 2014.

Other Media Activity

Speaking Engagements

In the Field...

-Rally/Counter-rally at Geno's Steaks in Philadelphia over Arizona's SB 1070

Manuscript Under Contract:
Traveling Without a Passport: Immigration and the Socio-History of Citizenship in the City of Brotherly Love (NYU Press)