Rev. Joseph A. Lauritis, C.S.Sp. Endowed Chair in Teaching with Technology

Rick Zoucha, Ph.D.

The Lauritis Chair is funded through a grant from the Richard King Mellon Foundation and is named for a Spiritan priest and professor who used radio broadcast to teach journalism. In 1949, Fr. Lauritis established WDUQ-FM. The chair holder is responsible for integrating technology and teaching in Duquesne’s classrooms.

Dr. Rick Zoucha is a professor and chair of advanced role and PhD programs at Duquesne University School of Nursing. He has a special interest in Transcultural and Global Nursing as well as Psychosocial Nursing.