Raymond Sickinger


Contact Information:



Ruane Center for the Humanities 215


Ph.D. - University of Notre Dame

Area(s) of Expertise:

Development of Western Civilization, The Era of Napoleon, Germany in the era of World War I and World War II, Service Learning, Faith and Service

Selected Publications:

Sickinger, R. (2017) Antoine Frédéric Ozanam. Notre Dame, Indiana: University of Notre Dame Press

Sickinger, R. Apocalypse Now: Magic and the Millennium. Journal of Popular Culture.(34), 183-194.

Sickinger, R. Faith, Charity, Justice, and Civic Learning: The Lessons and Legacy of Frederic Ozanam. Vincentian Heritage Journal.(30), 81-106.

Sickinger, R. Hitler and The Occult: The Magical Thinking of Adolf Hitler. Journal of Popular Culture.(34), 107-125.

Sickinger, R. Regulation or Ruination: Parliament's Consistent Pattern of Mercantilist Regulation of the English Textile Trade: 1660 1800. Parliamentary History.(19), 211-232.

Sickinger, R. (2014) "Frederic Ozanam: Systemic Thinking, Systemic Change. Vincentian Heritage.(32),

Selected Presentations:

Sickinger, R. Annual De Paul University Ozanam lecture. Vincentian Studies Institute, De Paul University - "“Frédéric Ozanam, Systemic Thinking, and Systemic Change.”" April, 2013

Sickinger, R. Vincentian Family Gathering. , Indianapolis, IN - "Vincentian Family Together Building Bridges Out of Poverty" October, 2011

Sickinger, R. National Faith, Justice, and Civic Learning Conference. , Chicago, IL - "The Legacy and Lessons of Frederic Ozanam" June, 2009

Sickinger, R. Society of Catholic Social Scientists. , Jamaica, Queens, NY - "Service, Democracy, and the Common Good in 19th Century France: The Example of Frederic Ozanam" October, 2007