Dr. Kevin Schemenauer
Department: Systematic Theology
Title: Assistant Professor of Moral Theology
(The Catholic University of America, 2009)
(The Catholic University of America, 2005)
(Ave Maria College, 2003)
Dr. Schemenauer teaches the Catholic Social Ethics and
Fundamental Moral Theology courses at Saint Meinrad. He wrote his
dissertation on Dietrich von Hildebrand's treatment of procreation,
which was published as Conjugal Love and Marriage: Dietrich von
Hildebrand's Superabundant Integration with Lexington Books in
His current research focuses on the impact of consumerism on
family life, the virtue of simplicity, how habits related to social
ministry are formed in the family, and the writings of Dietrich von
Hildebrand. In addition to his teaching and research, Dr.
Schemenauer has given a number of parish talks related to Catholic
social ethics, family ethics, and medical ethics. He currently
serves as an Ethics Committee member with St. Mary's Hospital in
Prior to joining the faculty at Saint Meinrad in 2013, he served
as a faculty member at Marian University in Indianapolis, Indiana.
He and his wife Frances have three young boys.