Joseph L. De Leon
Lecturer, University of the Incarnate Word
With over twenty years of experience serving in leadership roles in pastoral, educational and community ministry, Dr. DeLeon has over ten years of experience teaching classes in religion, ethics, spirituality, scripture and the humanities including philosophy, sociology, and psychology in both on-ground and online classes at regionally accredited colleges offering Associate, Baccalaureate, Masters and Doctoral degrees; progressively higher levels of responsibility in a complex academic environment. A Certified Expert in use of Distance Learning Management Systems such as Canvas and Blackboard, he has developed and taught online courses for traditional and non-traditional learners; including students from diverse ethnic and cultural backgrounds, and at-risk learners. Dr. DeLeon is also a published playwright and television scriptwriter and his latest work, “The Judgment”, a dialog between the Body and the Soul at time of death, was selected for presentation at Research Week 2020 at UIW. Dr. DeLeon is also an ordained Catholic Deacon.