Peter S. Rogers, S.J.
Rector, Jesuit Community and Associate Professor of French
Ph.D., Columbia University; Doctorat de 3e cycle, Université de Paris IV-Sorbonne; M.A., Middlebury College
Peter Rogers is a native of Jeanerette, Louisiana, situated in the heart of the Bayou Teche country. Entering the Jesuit novitiate in Grand Coteau, Louisiana, he followed the normal course of studies in the Society of Jesus and was ordained a priest in 1974 during his theology studies with the French Jesuits in Lyons and in Paris. He began teaching at Loyola University New Orleans in 1982 and has also taught at Texas A&M University and Wake Forest University.