BA, Philosophy, Penn State University, 2006
MA, Humanities, University of Chicago, 2009
Ancient Physics, Metaphysics, and Ethics
Dissertation Title: “Change and Continuity in Aristotle's Physics 6”
Dissertation Committee: Gabriel Lear, Pieter Sjoerd Hasper (Indiana, Bloomington), Benjamin Morrison (Princeton), Marko Malink (NYU)
PHIL 25000 History of Philosophy I: Ancient Philosophy
An examination of ancient Greek philosophical texts that are foundational for Western philosophy, especially the work of Plato and Aristotle. Topics will include: the nature and possibility of knowledge and its role in human life; the nature of the soul; virtue; happiness and the human good.
Completion of the general education requirement in humanities.