Faculty & Staff

Dr. Mark J. Mourachian, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Greek and Latin, College Division Chair & Department of Humanities and Science


Mark Mourachian joined the faculty at St. Charles in 2010. He teaches Latin in the Pre-Theology Program and Biblical Greek in both the Seminary College and the Pre-Theology Program. In addition to core courses in Latin and Greek, he has taught elective courses focusing on the translation and discussion of works by such patristic authors as Ambrose of Milan, John Cassian, and Irenaeus of Lyons.



Ph.D. in Early Christian Studies          The Catholic University of America, 2012

M.A. in Early Christian Studies           The Catholic University of America, 2005

B.A. in Philosophy                              Christendom College, 1999

Professional Experience


Assistant Professor of Greek & Latin                         St. Charles Borromeo Seminary, 2012 - 

Chair, Department of Humanities & Science              St. Charles Borromeo Seminary, 2012 - 

Instructor of Greek & Latin                                        St. Charles Borromeo Seminary, 2010 - 2012

Adjunct Instructor of Latin                                        Christendom College, Front Royal, VA, 2009 - 2010

Adjunct Instructor of Greek & Latin                           Notre Dame Graduate School of Christendom College, Alexandria, VA, 2008 & 2010

Instructor of English & Latin                                      Wakefield Country Day School, Flint Hill, VA, 2000 - 2001



Professional Endeavors


“Dissertating on St. Ephrem the Syrian.” NHS Lecture, St. Charles Borromeo Seminary, December 2012.


Response to Matthew Baker’s “The Incarnational Hermeneutic of St. Ephrem the Syrian.” Pappas Patristic Institute Conference, 2008.


“Freewill in Four Hymns by St. Ephrem the Syrian.” Seminar, Center for the Study of Early Christianity, The Catholic University of America, November 2007.


Several seminars and presentations at Holy Transfiguration Church, McLean, VA, 2004-2007.