Miguel H. Díaz

Miguel H. Díaz is the John Courtney Murray, S.J. University Chair in Public Service at Loyola University Chicago. Dr. Díaz served under President Barack Obama as the 9th U.S. Ambassador to the Holy See. He is co-editor of the new Orbis series, Disruptive Cartographers: Doing Theology Latinamente. The series opened in 2021 with his edited volume titled The Word Became Culture. He is also the author of the third book in this series, Queer God de Amor. As a public theologian, Prof. Diaz regularly engages print, radio, and television media. He also contributes to writing a column for the National Catholic Reporter titled “Theology en la Plaza.” As part of his ongoing commitment to advance human rights globally, he participates in a number of diplomatic initiatives in Washington, D.C., including being a member of the Atlantic Council and a member of the Ambassadors Circle at the National Democratic Institute (NDI).