Staff of the Institute

Woinishet Negash

Office Manager


Woinishet supports the Director in the day-to-day running and management of the Institute.  


Phone: (202) 319-5999

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David P. Long, M.A., M.Phil., S.T.L., J.C.L.

Assistant Provost

Acting Director of the IPR



Phone: (202) 319-5571

Raymond Horchos

St. John Paul II Intern Fellow

Raymond​ is working this summer with the Institute while participating in an academic intern program on international affairs and public policy through The Fund for American Studies (TFAS) in Washington, D.C.

He will be researching the effects of parish closings and mergers on the political and social landscape of the Catholic Church in the United States. 

Raymond is a rising senior at DeSales University, where he is pursuing a degree in Political Science, and previously interned for the Vatican in the Pontifical Council of Culture.


Phone: (202) 319-5999


The Institute for Policy Research and Catholic Studies

The Catholic University of America

McMahon Hall, Room 08

620 Michigan Ave., N.E.

Washington, D.C  20064

Phone: 202-319-5999

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