Michael Della Rocca (Yale) 1/24/14
Maria Paleologou (Cal State Bakersfield) 2/21/14: FOCAS Speaker
Gopal Sreenivasan (Duke) 4/4/14
Advising Begins October 15 !!!
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Philosophy and Ethics & Religion Advisors:
Prof. Zev Trachtenberg, 627 Dale Hall Tower, 325-6811
Prof. Matt Priselac, 621 Dale Hall Tower, 325-6324
Prof. Zak Miller, 622 Dale Hall Tower, 325-6324
Prof. Emily McRae, 617 Dale Hall Tower, 325-5950
Prof. Neal Judisch, 618 Dale Hall Tower, 325-5950
Prof. Jim Hawthorne, 120A Copeland Hall, 325-6324
Prof. Heather Demarest, 622 Dale Hall Tower, 325-6324
OU Philosophers in Multimedia:Watch Prof. Wayne Riggs deliver his lecture "Open-mindedness, Understanding and Emotion" here.
The philosophy department has lots of Sooner Allies, who have been trained
to provide resources and support for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender
and questioning members of the OU community.
The following members of the Philosophy Department are available for confidential discussions about sexual orientation and gender issues:
Grad students: Rob Byer, Andrew Chau, Dan Cheon, Kelly Epley, Patrick Epley;
Department Chair Wayne Riggs, Department Secretary Shelley Konieczny, and Profs. Hugh Benson, Steve Ellis, Sherri Irvin, and Zev Trachtenberg.
Prof. Steve Ellis discusses being a Sooner Ally in this video:
Recent Awards to Philosophy FacultySherri Irvin has won an OU Arts and Humanities Faculty Fellowship, to support a research leave during Spring 2014 to work on her book, Immaterial: A Philosophy of Contemporary Art (under contract with Oxford).
Kenneth R. Merrill Graduate Teaching Award
Max Parish is the winner of the 2013 Kenneth R. Merrill Graduate Teaching Award for the best graduate student teacher in Philosophy.
Congratulations Max !!!
Dissertation AwardAlex Feldt has won the 2012 Provost’s Ph.D. Dissertation Award in Humanities and Fine Arts for his dissertation, Climate Change and Human Rights: Creating Norms to Govern Earth’s Atmosphere.