Rev. Rob Kroll, S.J., MS Clin. Psych.

Associate Researcher Psychology and Spirituality

Jesuit History

  • Entrance:                    August 8, 1987
  • First vows:                 August 19, 1989
  • Ordination:                 June 11, 1999
  • Tertianship:               January – August 2005 (Sydney, Australia)
  • Final vows:                 September 10, 2006

Education

  • May 1983       High School Diploma; Marquette University High School, Milwaukee, WI
  • May 1987       B.S. in Foreign Service [cum laude]; Georgetown University, Washington, D.C.
  • August 1989 Jesuit Humanities Program (Campion House), Creighton University, Omaha, NE
  • May 1990
  • July 1992        Ph.L. in Philosophy [magna cum laude]; Centre Sèvres, Paris, France
  • Summer 1998  Completion of the Loyola House Staff Associate Program in retreat direction
  • May 1999       M. Div. [Distinction]; Boston College School of Theology and Ministry, Chestnut Hill, MA
  • May 2012       M.S. in Clinical Psychology; Institute for the Psychological Sciences, Arlington, VA (anticipated)

Past Positions

  • Fall 1993 –  Spring 1996
    Teacher of English and Theology; Varsity Reserve tennis coach, Marquette
    University High School, Milwaukee, WI
  • Fall 1999 – Spring 2004
    Theology Teacher, Varsity Tennis head coach, Marquette High
  • Fall 2002 – Spring 2004
    Director of Ignatian Development for faculty & staff, Marquette High
  • Fall 2004
    Pastoral work on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, South Dakota
  • Fall 2005 – Summer 2007
    Associate Pastor on the Pine Ridge Reservation, South Dakota
  • Fall 2007 –
    Associate Director of the Jesuit Retreat House, Lake Elmo, MN;
  • Summer 2010
    Spiritual Director for numerous clergy and laity
  • Summer 2011
    Staff member for the Institute for Priestly Formation, Creighton University,  Omaha, NE

Awards

  • June 1983 – Finalist in Original Oratory, National Forensic League National Debate & Speech                               Tournament, Kansas City, MO
  • 1998-99 – Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities & Colleges
  • June 2002 – Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel Spring High School Coach of the Year
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