Following the procedure established by art. 30, §1 of the Statuta Generalia Pontificiae Universitatis Gregorianae, and after receiving the confirmation of the Congregation for Catholic and the approval of Father General Arturo Sosa S.J., Vice Grand Chancellor of the University, the Rector of the Pontifical Gregorian University, Fr. Nuno da Silva Gonçalves S.J., named Fr. Gaetano Piccolo S.J., as the new Dean of the Faculty of Philosophy for the next three years. Fr. Piccollo will start his service on September 1st and for three years. Fr. Piccollo is an Italian Jesuit Philosopher and professor of philosophy and literature at the Gregorian University.
On behalf of the University Community, the Rector gave his best wishes to Fr. Gaetano Piccolo S.J. for carrying out its mission and thanks to Fr. Louis Caruana S.J. for his service to the as Dean the past six years.