New Adjunct Faculty for Spring Semester

Peter Mango, Ph.D. (l.) and Thomas Pillion III, M.D. (r.)

IPS is pleased to announce the addition of Peter J. Mango, Ph.D., and Thomas Pillion III, M.D., to its adjunct faculty for the upcoming Spring 2013 Semester.


Dr. Mango graduated summa cum laude from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee School of Information Studies with an MLIS degree, and received the gold medal for his doctoral dissertation in Philosophy at Rome’s Pontifical Athenaeum Regina Apostolorum.

He taught several courses for Regina Apostolorum and for the Archdiocese of New York in the St. John Neumann Pre-Theology Program. Additionally, Dr. Mango has been an adjunt professor for the Archdiocese of New York’s Institute of Religious Studies, Molloy College, and elsewhere.

Dr. Mango’s articles have appeared in The National Catholic Register and Sacerdos magazine.  He currently serves as Adjunct Assistant Professor at the City University of New York.  Dr. Mango is teaching The Catholic Vision of Spiritual Maturity to the Institute’s MS-2 and Psy.D. students.


Dr. Pillion trained in general adult psychiatry at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill and received his doctorate in medicine from the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio.

He specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness, utilizing both psychotherapy and medication management to target a range of problems. He also provides couples therapy and group therapy, and has a particular interest in the collaborative potential between psychiatry and the Catholic Faith.

Prior to medical school, Dr. Pillion taught high school history and received degrees in theology, philosophy, and politics from Franciscan University in Steubenville, the International Academy of Philosophy in Liechtenstein, and University of Dallas. He also joined Alpha Omega Clinic in 2012.  Dr. Pillion is teaching Psychopharmacology, an elective seminar to the Institute’s Psy.D. students.

The faculty, staff and student body warmly welcome Drs. Mango and Pillion.  We look forward to having you on campus.