The Catholic University of America

Rev. Timothy S. Godfrey, S.J.

IPR Visiting Fellow

Timothy S. Godfrey, S.J., DNP, RN, PHCNS-BC is a Jesuit priest and is Assistant Professor of Nursing at the University of San Francisco in the School of Nursing and Health Professions.  Dr. Godfrey teaches community health nursing, as well as ethics and social policy to doctoral nursing students and master of public health students.  He has also worked as a public health nurse in East St. Louis, IL; ministered as pastor of St. Patrick Parish in West Oakland, CA; and served as director of campus ministry at Georgetown University.  His research focus is on nursing ethics and health policy, particularly in regards to addressing health disparities.  He is similarly interested in the on-going mission of Catholic health care within the US.