Category Archives: professor

Cornelia Tsakiridou, Ph.D.

Education B.A.: American College of Greece, Athens M.A. (History), M.A. (Philosophy): Temple University Ph.D.: Georgetown University Specialized Interests aesthetics, social and political philosophy (nationalism, modernity, radical ideologies) Selective Publications Books Icons in Time, Persons in Eternity: Orthodox Theology and the Aesthetics of the Christian Image (Farnham: Ashgate Publishing, 2013). Elder Paisios of Mount Athos, […]

Robert Dobie, Ph.D.

Education B.A.: Holy Cross College M.A.: Columbia University Ph.D.: Fordham University Specialized Interests Medieval Christian, Jewish,and Islamic philosophy; comparative philosophy; metaphysics Book Logos and Revelation: Ibn ‘Arabi, Meister Eckhart and Mystical Hermeneutics. Washington, DC: Catholic University of America Press, 2009. Articles and Essays “Jesus in the Muslim and Christian Mystical Traditions: Ibn ‘Arabi and Meister […]

Joseph Volpe, Jr., Ph.D.

Education B.A.: University of Washington Ph.D.: University of Pennsylvania Specialized Interests epistemology (skepticism), Nietzsche, Emerson, Dewey, Rorty, the literature of catastrophe Publications/Presentations “American Philosophy: What Makes It American?” – panel discussion member, La Salle University, spring philosophy series (2006); “On Academic Excellence” – speech presented at Departmental Academic Award winners’ luncheon (May 14, 2005); “Life […]

Frederick Van Fleteren, Ph.D.

Education B.A., M.A.: Villanova University Ph.D.: National University of Ireland Specialized Interests Augustine, philosophy of religion, ethics Recent Publications/Presentations “Augustine and Philosophy,” Augustinian Studies, vol. 41, (1), 2010, 255-274. Spiritus et littera. Beiträge zur Augustinus-Forschung. Festschrift zum 80. Geburtstag von Cornelius Petrus Maier OSA. Res et Signa 6. Cassiciacum 39 Würzburg. Förster et alii. Augustinus […]

Marc Moreau, Ph.D.

Education B.A.: University of Connecticut Ph.D.: Temple University Specialized Interests philosophy of mind, American philosophy Publications/Presentations “‘Moral Arc’ is a Myopic Rationalist FairyTale” (Philadelphia Inquirer, March 1, 2015), Book Review of Michael Shermer’s The Moral Arc: How Science and Reason Lead Humanity Toward Truth, Justice, and Freedom. “The Early Godard: Existentialist Anti-Hero, three lectures on […]

John Hymers, Ph.D.

Education B.A. University of Waterloo (Canada) M.A. Catholic University of Louvain (K.U.Leuven, Belgium) Ph.D. Catholic University of Louvain (K.U.Leuven, Belgium) Specialized Interests Modern and contemporary continental philosophy (especially ethics, metaphysics, and philosophy of religion) Books Johann August Eberhard’s Preparation for a Natural Theology. With Kant’s Notes and the Danzig Rational Theology Transcripts. Translated and edited, […]

Whitney Howell, Ph.D.

Education B.A. in philosophy and English literature, Rhodes College, Memphis, Tenn. Ph.D. in philosophy, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, N.Y. Specialized Interests 20th century continental philosophy, especially phenomenology; philosophy of art; philosophical psychology. Teaching PHL 151: The Human Person PHL 152: Moral Inquiry and Moral Choice PHL 329: Contemporary Philosophy Publications “Learning and the Development […]

Stephen Garver, Ph.D.

Education B.A.: University of Pennsylvania Ph.D.: Syracuse University Specialized Interests philosophical theology, postmodernism, epistemology Publications/Presentations “The Magic of Personal Transformation” in Gregory Bassham, editors, The Ultimate Harry Potter and Philosophy: Hogwarts for Muggles, The Blackwell Philosophy and Pop Culture Series (Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, 2010) (pages 172-184). Annual Bitar Lecture, Geneva College, Beaver […]