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Tom Gourlay is the president and co-founder of the Dawson Society for Philosophy and Culture Inc., and the manager of Campus Ministry at the University of Notre Dame Australia. Tom graduated in 2017 with a Masters of Theological Studies (MTS) from The John Paul II Institute for Marriage and Family Studies in Melbourne, Victoria with a thesis titled, ‘The Catholic Academy and the Sanctified Mind.‘ He also holds Bachelors (BEd) and Masters (MEd) Degrees in education from the University of Notre Dame Australia. Prior to his work in Campus Ministry, Tom worked as a classroom teacher and faculty head of Religious Education in a number of Catholic schools in Western Australia.  He has been published in New Blackfriars, The Heythrop Journal, and Homiletic and Pastoral Review, and contributed columns to Catholic World Report, Crisis Magazine and the Perth Catholic Archdiocesan newspaper The Record. Tom and his wife Elizabeth live in Perth, Western Australia. They have one daughter, Anastasia, and a little one on the way.

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