Guido Vergauwen o.p.
Former Director of the ISO
Since January 2015: Provincial of the Swiss Dominicans
Since the end of FS 2015: emeritus
since WS 1985
Full Professor of Fundamental Theology at the Faculty of Theology of the University of Fribourg;
Director of the Institute of Ecumenical Studies.
Lecturer for Catholic Theology (majoring in Fundamental Theology) at the University of Zurich
From Nov. 1975
Head of studies in the field of theology at the Paulus Academy in Zurich;
Lecturer in Spirituality at the Seminar for Pastoral Care (Zurich);
Lecturer for the theological training of priests in the deanery of Zurich City.
Doctorate at the Faculty of Theology, Fribourg:
Absolute and finite freedom. Schelling's doctrine of creation and fall
(Speakers: Prof. C.E. O'Neill and Prof. Ph. Secretan)
Lecturer for fundamental theology in Fribourg
Assistant to the Chair of Dogmatic Theology at the University of Fribourg
Study visit in Tübingen
Assistant to the Chair of Moral Theology at the University of Fribourg
Study of theology at the Faculty of Theology of the University of Fribourg
(Thesis: La doctrine du péché dans la théologie de Paul Tillich)
Study of theology at the Studium Generale of the Flemish Province of the Order in Leuven
Study of Philosophy
Entry into the Dominican Order; Novitiate
August 22nd, 1944.
born as son of Kamiel Vergauwen and Julia Rotthier in St. Niklaas (Belgium)
Primary school and grammar school Greek-Latin direction at the Sint-Jozef-Klein-Seminarie in St. Niklaas