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John Paulett

John Paulett

Expressive Arts & Theology Teacher

Extension: ext. 112
Departments: Expressive Arts Department, Theology Department, Faculty



History and Theory of Film, Moral Theology, Freshman Theology (Scripture)

Academic Background:

John holds a B.S. in Linguistics from Georgetown University, an M.A. in Theology from Felician College, an M.F.A in Creative Writing from Antioch University, and he is currently pursuing post-graduate work in Religious Studies at Northwestern University.


In 2013, Mr. Paulett was selected to receive the Golden Apple Award for Excellence in Education. He has also been recognized as "Heart of the School" by the Archdiocese of Chicago.

Other Interests:

Mr. Paulett has published histories of Chicago, a book on prayer and spirituality, and several plays (Lost Chicago; Forgotten Chicago; Printers Row; Pentecost, Peanuts, Popcorn and Prayer). John is also an actor and has appeared on stage and in film, including the award-winning short film "The European Kid."

External Positions:

• Adjunct Professor of Religious Studies at Felician University

• Vice-Chair Golden Apple Academy of Fellows

• Instructor Golden Apple Scholar Summer Institute (DePaul University

Certifications and Endorsements:

• Permanent Certificate in Religious Education (Diocese of Cleveland)

• Illinois State Teaching License Endorsements: English, Drama