Father Andrew Greeley, a native of Chicago, is a priest, distinguished sociologist and bestselling author. He is professor of social sciences at the University of Chicago and the University of Arizona, as well as research associate at the National Opinion Research Center at the University of Chicago. His current sociological research focuses on current issues facing the Catholic Church—including celibacy of priests, ordination of women, religious imagination, and sexual behavior of Catholics. He is the author of more than thirty bestselling novels and an autobiography, Furthermore!: Confessions of a Parish Priest.