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Jonathan MacLellan, Ph.D.

Senior Lecturer
Department of Philosophy and Classics

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Phone: 210-458-8155
Office: MH 4.05.30 G
Office hours: Tues. 11:30AM - 12:30PM and Wed. 1PM - 2PM

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Abraham Graber, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Department of Philosophy and Classics

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Phone: 210-458-7721
Office: MH 4.05.30H
Office hours: Mon. 9:30 AM - 12PM and by appointment

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James Robert Adair, Jr., Ph.D.

Associate Director, Undergraduate Studies Support & Technology Services; Lecturer II
Department of Philosophy and Classics

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Phone: (210) 458-6216
Office: UH4 1.402A

About
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  • Degrees

    • Ph.D. (concentration in biblical textual criticism), Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Fort Worth, Texas (1992)
    • M.A. (Department of Ancient Near Eastern Studies), University of Stellenbosch, South Africa (1993)
    • M.Div., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary (1985)
    • B.A. Hons. (Department of Semitic Languages and Cultures), University of Stellenbosch (1989)
    • B.S. in Computer and Information Sciences (Math minor), Trinity University, San Antonio, Texas (1980)
  • Recent Publications

    • “Life Under a Fickle Sun: Solar Images in the Hebrew Bible,” article included in Wendy Barker Festschrift (forthcoming 2014).
    • “Fundamentals of the Faith,” short story (2011), and other poems, short prose, and book and museum reviews published in Voices de la Luna: A Quarterly Poetry & Arts Magazine (2010-present).
    • Introducing Christianity. London: Routledge, 2008. “Technology and the Transmission of the Biblical Text,” SBL Forum (April 2004).
    • “Creating and Maintaining a Premier Electronic Journal,” in Bible and Computer: The Stellenbosch AIBI-6 Conference. Proceedings of the Association Internationale Bible et Informatique “From Alpha to Byte.” University of Stellenbosch 17-21 July, 2000. Leiden: Brill, 2002.
    • “In Memoriam Dominique Barthélemy,” Bulletin of the International Organization of Septuagint and Cognate Studies 34 (2001): 34-36.

Eve A. Browning, Ph.D.

Chair, Department of Philosophy and Classics; Professor
Department of Philosophy and Classics

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Phone: (210) 458-6031
Office: MH 4.05.30 D
Office hours: Mon. & Wed. 12pm - 1PM and by appointment

Research area: Ancient Philosophy, Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, Popular Culture, Classical Studies, Philosophies of Animal Intelligence

About
  • Biography

    Eve A. Browning is very happy to be joining the UTSA Department of Philosophy & Classics in Fall 2014 and becoming a Roadrunner.  She grew up in Florida and attended the University of Florida for undergrad, and University of California San Diego for grad school.  Later she joined the Philosophy faculty of the University of Minnesota Duluth and learned the dire meaning of the phrase, "Winter is coming."  She has published in the areas of ancient philosophy, ethics, feminist philosophy, popular culture, classical studies, and philosophies of animal intelligence.  Her hobbies include running, horseback-riding, playing the violin, and singing in choirs.  She is pictured here with her horse (who also is making the move to San Antonio), Gentle John.

    Degrees

    • Ph.D. in Philosophy, University of California, San Diego (1979)
    • B.A. in Philosophy and Literature, University of Florida (1973)

Joshua Thurow, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Philosophy
Department of Philosophy and Classics

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Phone: 210-458-5352
Office: MH 4.05.30 E

Research area: Epistemology, Metaphysics, Philosophy of Religion

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  • Biography

    Dr. Thurow was born, raised, and educated in Wisconsin.  He's still getting used to living without snow and seasons.  Having philosophical conversations with students and seeing them grow their skills over time are his favorite parts of teaching.  In addition to his philosophical interests, he is an avid reader of various genres (including fiction, poetry, and theology), and he enjoys playing sports and following Wisconsin sports teams, playing boardgames, and spending time with his wife and kids.

    Degrees

    • Ph.D. in Philosophy, University of Wisconsin - Madison (2007)
    • M.A. in Philosophy, University of Wisconsin - Madison (2004)
    • B.S. in Astronomy/Physics and Philosophy, University of Wisconsin - Madison (1999)
  • Recent Courses

    Teaching Topics

    • Basic Philosophical Problems
    • Contemporary Moral Issues
    • Approaches to Knowledge and Reality
    • Contemporary Analytic Philosophy
    • Issues and Movements in 20th century Philosophy
    • Personal Identity and Resurrection
  • Research in Progress

    Current Research Areas

    • Explanations of a priori knowledge
    • The nature of intuition and its relationship to the a priori
    • Basic beliefs and the nature of defeat
    • The value of truth
    • The cognitive science of religion
    • The doctrine of the atonement
    • Collective responsibility
  • Recent Publications

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Alistair Welchman, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Philosophy
Department of Philosophy and Classics

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Phone: (210) 458-7215
Office: MH 4.05.30 M
Office hours: Mon. 5PM-6PM and by Appointment

Research area: Contemporary European Thought, Nineteenth Century German Philosophy, Border Ethics, Philosophy of Artificial Intelligence, Kant

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  • Biography

    I am originally from the United Kingdom, from a small town that no one’s heard of in what is statistically attested to be the most boring county in the UK, Hertfordshire. But I won a scholarship to the University of Wisconsin Madison, met my future partner and here we now are (she teaches philosophy at Trinity) with our two kids. When I haven’t been doing philosophy, I used to program computers for a living. And when I’m not earning a living, I like to play the piano, even though my son now plays better than me!

    Degrees

    • M.S. in Evolutionary and Adaptive Systems, University of Sussex (Distinction) (1998)
    • Ph.D. in Philosophy, University of Warwick (1996)
    • B.A. in Philosophy, Politics, Economics, Christ Church, Oxford (Hons.) (1988)
  • Recent Courses

    • HUM 3013: History of Ideas (Spring 2008, Spring 2009, Spring 2010, Spring 2011)
    • HUM 3063:  The Modern World (Fall 2009, Spring 2011, Spring 2012)
    • PHI 1043: Critical Thinking (Fall 2013)
    • PHI 2013: Basic Philosophical Problems (Fall 2006, Fall 2007, Spring 2013)
    • PHI 2043: Introductory Logic (Spring 2007, Spring 2009, Spring 2010, Fall 2011, Fall 2012)
    • PHI 2123: Contemporary Moral Issues (Spring 2007)
    • PHI 2123: Moral Issues: Engineering Ethics (Fall 2008, Fall 2009, Fall 2010)
    • PHI 2123: Moral Issues: Border Ethics (Fall 2011)
    • PHI 3053: Philosophy of Art (Spring 2011, Spring 2012, Fall 2013)
    • PHI 3213: Ethics(Fall 2007)
    • PHI 3343: Issues and Movements: Heideggerianism (Spring 2009)
    • PHI 3343: Issues and Movements: Phenomenology & Ethics (Spring 2010)
    • PHI 3403: Philosophy in Literature (Spring 2008)
    • PHI 4123: Contemporary Continental Philosophy (Spring 2007, Spring 2012, Spring 2013)
    • PHI 4973: Senior Seminar: Kant’s Critical Philosophy (Fall 2010)
    • PHI 4973: Senior Seminar: Schopenhauer, Nietzsche, Freud (Spring 2013)
    • PHI 4973: Senior Seminar: Topics in Logic (Fall 2013)
    • Various Independent Studies on Contemporary European Political Thought, Contemporary French Ontology, Nietzsche’s Genealogy and Advanced Logic.
  • Research in Progress

    I work primarily on contemporary French philosophy, especially Gilles Deleuze and more recently Alain Badiou. But this French thought is so steeped in its German antecedents that I have been increasingly drawn into working on them, Kant, Schopenhauer and Schelling in particular (Judith Norman and I will finally be finished with our translation of Schopenhauer’s The World as Will and Representation sometime this year).

    Since moving to San Antonio I’ve become increasing interested in normative issues (especially Border Ethics), and right now I’m working on moral philosophy in nineteenth century German thought as well as normative issues in Deleuze and Badiou.

    Occasionally I make forays into the philosophy of artificial intelligence.

  • Recent Publications

    • ‘The Art of Willing: The Impact of Kant’s Aesthetics on Schopenhauer’s Conception of the Will’ in Stefano Bacin, Alfredo Ferrarin, Claudio La Rocca and Margit Ruffing (eds.) Kant und die Philosophie in weltbürgerlicher Absicht (Berlin: de Gruyter 2013), Vol. 5, pp. 639-50
    • ‘Heidegger among the Robots’ Symposium: Canadian Journal of Continental Philosophy/Revue canadienne de philosophie continentale Vol. 17, No. 1 (Spring/Printemps 2013), pp. 229-249
    • ‘The Question of Romanticism’ in Alison Stone (ed.) The Edinburgh Critical History of Philosophy: Volume 5—The Nineteenth Century (Edinburgh University Press/Columbia University Press 2011), pp. 47-68 [co-written with Judith Norman]
    • ‘Unacknowledged Harms’ Global Virtue Ethics Review Vol. 6, No. 2 (2011), pp. 20-54
    •  ‘Creating the Past: Schelling’s Ages of the WorldJournal for the Philosophy of History 4 (2010) 23-43 [co-written with Judith Norman]
    • ‘Deleuze’s Post-Critical Metaphysics’ Symposium: Canadian Journal of Continental Philosophy/Revue canadienne de philosophie continentale, Vol. 13, No. 2 (Fall 2009), pp. 25-54
    • ‘Schopenhauer and Asian Thought’ on Matthias Koßler (Herausgeber) Schopenhauer und die Philosophien Asiens (Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz Verlag 2008) in Journal of Indo-European Studies Vol. 37, Nos. 1 & 2 (Spring/Summer 2009), pp. 26-43 [invited review article subject to editorial review]
    • ‘Deleuze and Deep Ecology’ in Bernd Herzogenrath (ed.) An (Un)easy Alliance: Thinking the Environment with Deleuze/Guattari (Newcastle: Cambridge Scholars Press 2008), pp. 116-138
  • Forthcoming Translation and Edited Collection:

    • Arthur Schopenhauer The World as Will and Representation, Vol. 2 (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press)
    • Alistair Welchman (ed.) Politics of Religion/Religions of Politics (Springer)

    Articles in Under Contract and Submission

    • ‘Deleuze and Schopenhauer’ in Craig Lundy and Daniella Voss (eds) Deleuze and Post-Kantian Thought (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, under contract)
    • ‘Schopenhauer’s Moral Philosophy’ in Jens Timmerman and Sacha Golob (eds) The Cambridge History of Moral Philosophy (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, under contract)
    • [33%] ‘Deleuze: Sense and Nonsense’ in Tom Froese and Massimiliano Cappuccio (eds) Making Sense of Non-Sense: Enactive Cognition and Sense-Making Theories Facing the Uncanny (Palgrave Macmillan: under contract) [with William Short and Wilson Shearin]
    • ‘Schelling’s Moral Argument for a Metaphysics of Contingency’ in Emilio Corriero (ed) Schelling’s Realism and the Philosophy of Nature (aAccedemia Press, Turin, Italy, under contract)
    • ‘Schelling and Schopenhauer on Evil’ in Douglas Hedley, Chad Meister and Charles Taliaferro (eds.) The History of Evil in the 18th and 19th Centuries (Acumen Press under contract)
    • ‘Introduction’ to Alistair Welchman (ed.) Politics of Religion/Religions of Politics (Springer under contract)
    • ‘Border Sovereignty’ in Alistair Welchman (ed.) Politics of Religion/Religions of Politics (Springer)
    • ‘The Concept of Eternity in Modern European Thought’ in Yitzhak Melamed (ed.) Eternity (Oxford University Press)

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William Michael Short, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Classics
Department of Philosophy and Classics

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Phone: (210) 458-5972
Office: MH 4.05.30 K
Office hours: Mon., Wed., and Fri. 9AM-10AM

Research area: Latin Language and Literature; Cultural Anthropology, Cognitive Linguistics; Social and Cultural History; Religion and Ritual, Rhetoric and Stylistics

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    Dr. Short maintains an active committment to research, teaching and service both at UTSA and in the field of Classics. His doctoral dissertation, "Sermo, Sanguis, Semen: An Anthropology of Language in Roman Culture", explores the relation of the terms patrius sermo and purus sermo in Roman culture as a function of perceived correspondences between language and blood/semen in the construction and mediation of identity. Along with article-length projects on topics in Roman religion and Roman folk belief, Dr. Short is currently preparing a research monograph examining the role of metaphor in the interconnectedness of language, thought and behavior in Roman society.

    In addition to his research, Dr. Short is also interested in language pedagogy, particularly in how language communicates meaning within contexts and how context itself, both literary and cultural, contributes to linguistic comprehension.

    Degrees

    • Ph.D. In Classics, University Of California, Berkeley (2007)
  • Recent Courses

    • LAT 1114 Introductory Latin I
    • LAT 1124 Introductory Latin II
    • CLA 2014 Introduction to Ancient Rome
    • CLA 3053 Topics in Classical Genres
    • CLA 3123 Cultural Issues in Classical Antiquity
  • Recent Publications

    • “Latin De: A View From Cognitive Semantics”. Forthcoming in Classical Antiquity 32 (2).
    • “‘Transmission’ Accomplished? Latin's Alimentary Metaphors Of Communication”. 2013. American Journal of Philology 134 (2): 247-75.
    • “Mercury In The Middle: The Many Meanings Of (Medius) Sermo In Latin”. 2012. Classical Journal 108 (2): 189–217.
    • “A Roman Folk Model Of The Mind” 2012. Arethusa 45 (1): 109–47.
    • The Ears Of Hermes. 2011. Columbus: Ohio State University Press (Translation of Bettini, M. 2000. Le orrechie di Hermes. Turin: Einaudi)
    • “Metaphor And The Teaching Of Idioms In Latin” 2011. In R. Oniga, R. Iovino and G. Giusti, eds., Formal Linguistics and the Teaching of Latin, 227–44. Newcastle-on-Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing.
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Susan Gelb Rosenberg, M.A.

Lecturer in Classics
Department of Philosophy and Classics

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Phone: (210) 458-8160
Office: MH 4.05.30R
Office hours: Mon., Wed., 12PM-1PM and Thurs. 1PM-2PM

Research area: Roman Provincial Studies, Roman Archaeology and History, Ancient Architecture, Latin Literature and the Representation of Architectural Space

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  • Biography

    Susan Gelb Rosenberg is a specialist in Roman archaeology and has excavated at sites in Italy, Jordan, Israel, and Tunisia. She has her MA in Latin literature from the University of Texas at Austin where she also did her doctorate work on second century CE Roman architecture in Jordan and Syria.

    Degrees

    • Ph.D. in Classics, expected January 2010 (University of Texas at Austin)

William S. Duffy, Ph.D.

Lecturer in Classics
Department of Philosophy and Classics

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Phone: (615) 473-7440
Office: MH 4.05.30 P
Office hours: Monday and Wednesday 10AM - 12PM

Research area: Greek Epic; Classical Reception; Genre Studies

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    Dr. Duffy's primary research interest is in the reception of mythical figures and tales by ancient audiences. This interest led to his 2011 dissertation, "Legacies of an Imaginary People: the Phaeacians after Homer," which investigates the way that Alcinous and his followers are used throughout antiquity, focusing on the impact genre has on how the mythical people are understood. Dr. Duffy has also worked on the figure of Ajax in Homeric Epic, and on modern popular culture's appropriation of antiquity. He is particularly excited about teaching UTSA's Introduction to Classical Mythology and Introduction to Ancient Greece courses, which give him the chance to introduce the wonders of the ancient world to a new generation of students.

    Degrees

    • Ph.D. In Classics, State University Of New York At Buffalo (2011)
  • Recent Courses

    • LAT 1114 Introductory Latin I
    • LAT 1124 Introductory Latin II
    • CLA 2323 Classical Mythology
  • Recent Publications

    • "Aias and the Gods." In K. Mysriades, ed., Approaches to Homer's Iliad and Odyssey , 149-170. New York: Peter Lang, 2010.
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Oak DeBerg, Ph.D.

Lecturer in Philosophy
Department of Philosophy and Classics

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Phone: (210) 458-7881
Office: MH 4.05.30 B

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  • Biography

    Retired from the military after a 30-year career in the United States Air Force (USAF). Service included commanding an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) missile launch facility, original engineering research on advanced crew systems, aerodynamic considerations in air-to-air combat, developing unmanned aerial vehicle clandestine flight profiles, and determining ICBM basing requirements. Also served as executive secretary to the Air Force Scientific Advisory Board (academic and industry advisors to the Secretary of the Air Force and the USAF Chief of Staff). Served in the Office of the Secretary of Defense as technical and scientific advisor to several presidential and secretary sponsored panels concerning MX (aka Peacekeeper ICBM) basing issues. Later, appointed as arms control advisor for, and delegate to, several treaty negotiations with the Soviet Union (specifically, START and INF). In the twilight of career, was assistant chief-of-staff for a USAF major air command.                                 


    After leaving the USAF, pursued interests that could not be developed while on active duty. Obtained certification as a financial planner (loves fiddling with numbers) and taught folks to fly (became a flight instructor years earlier as a benefit of the GI Bill). Finally, decided to follow his second love, i.e. philosophy, history and science. Obtained doctorate in philosophy from Texas A&M University. Academic areas are military philosophy, ethics, political philosophy, animal rights, and philosophy of science.

                                                     

    Married to his first love, Joellen, they have been a team for over fifty-five years.

    Degrees

    • Ph.D., Philosophy, Texas A&M University
    • M.S., Aerospace Engineering, Air Force Institute of Technology
    • B.A., Philosophy, University of Texas at San Antonio
    • B.S., Chemistry, University of California (Berkeley)

Xunwu Chen, Ph.D.

Professor of Philosophy
Department of Philosophy and Classics

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Phone: (210) 458-7881
Office: MH 4.05.30 L
Office hours: Tues. & Thurs. 11:30AM -12:30PM

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  • Degrees

    • Ph.D. In Philosophy, Fordham University
  • Recent Courses

    • 20th Century Continental Philosophy
    • Asian Philosophy
    • Contemporary Moral Issues
    • World Religions
    • Philosophy of Art
    • Basic Philosophical Problems
    • Introduction to Ancient Philosophy
    • Philosophy in Literature
  • Recent Publications

    • Justice, Humanity And Social Toleration 2008. Lexington Books/Rowman & Littlefield.
    • On The Life And Thought Of Habermas 2008. Zhongshan University Press.
    • Being And Authenticity 2004. Amsterdam/New York: Rodopi.

Lapetra Bowman, Ph.D.

Lecturer I in Humanities
Department of Philosophy and Classics

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Phone: (210) 458 8158
Office: MH 4.05.30B
Office hours: Mon., Wed., Fri. 12PM - 2PM Tues. & Thurs. 12PM - 1PM

Research area: Comparative World Literatures and Theory (e.g. French, German, Chicana, Latina, Caribbean, Canadian, African, Jewish, Italian, etc...), Feminist Theory and Literatures, Existentialism, Film Studies, Feminist Film Studies, and Diasporic Literatures

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  • Biography

    Originally from Malzeville, France, Dr. Bowman began attending UTSA at the age of 17, where she completed her Bachelor’s in English in 1997, her Master’s in English in 2000, and her Doctorate of Philosophy in English/Comparative Literatures in 2010.  Dr. Bowman began teaching for the English Department at UTSA in 1998, and subsequently joined the UTSA Advising Community in 2000 where she worked as an Academic Advisor for 15 years (in addition to maintaining her teaching duties).  She joined the Department of Philosophy and Classics in the Fall of 2011 as a Lecturer I (in addition to teaching for the Women’s Studies Program from Fall 2014 to December 2016).  During the last 20 years of teaching, she has taught a great variety of courses, from “French Feminisms,” to “Women Writers of the Holocaust,” “The Medieval World,” “The Romantic Age,” “The Modern World,” “Alfred Hitchcock,” “Gender and Media,” “Feminism and Globalization,” “Literary Criticism and Analysis,” “Introduction to Women’s Studies,” “Modern Fiction,” “Visionary Women Writers of the Middle Ages,” “Literature Into Film,” “French Films,” “Body Narratives in American Film,” “Individual Authors: Edwidge Danticat,” “Third Space Feminist Theory,” “Caribbean Feminisms,” and “Death, Dying, and Grieving”. In addition to her teaching duties, she has also steadfastly remained very involved administratively as a Faculty Undergraduate Advisor of Record, an Internship Coordinator, Core Assessment Coordinator, and Program Assessment Coordinator, for the Department of English (August 2004 to August 2011) and the Women’s Studies Program (June 2014 to December 2016), respectively. Additionally, she has presented and refereed at several conferences, namely NACCS, MALCS, and CSA (i.e. “Su Cuerpo Es Una Bocacalle: Third-Space Chicana Feminist Theory in the Flesh, Post-Colonialism, and the Revolution of Trans-Colonialism,” NACCS, New Brunswick, New Jersey, in April 2009; "Third-Space Feminisms and the Memoirs of a Mujer Mala,” Building Bridges Conference, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland, in April 2008; and “Caribbean Feminist Re/membrance,” Caribbean Studies Association Annual Conference, Kingston, Jamaica, June 2009).

     

    Dr. Bowman’s overarching UTSA professional engagement at every level (from working with first generation students to provosts) and her experiences as both faculty and staff have provided her with a particularly beneficial vantage point and skill set.  She remains student centered and focused on helping students succeed academically and professionally. 

Michael Almeida, Ph.D.

Professor
Department of Philosophy and Classics

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Phone: (210) 458-7748
Office: MH 4.02.30
Office hours: Mon. & Wed. 3PM-4PM and by appointment

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    Degrees

    • The Ohio State University, Ph.D.
    • Bridgewater State University, B.A.
  • Recent Courses

    Undergraduate and graduate teaching in metaphysics, ethics, logic, and philosophy of religion.

  • Research in Progress

    Forthcoming papers on  'Best Worlds and Multiverses' for Klaas Kraay (ed.), God and the Multiverse: Scientific, Philosophical, and Theological Perspectives,  'Unrestricted Actualization, Libertarian Freedom and Morally Perfect Worlds', for Kevin Timpe (ed.) Libertarianism and Free Will: The Interplay of Religious Belief and Free Will (Oxford: Oxford University Press), 'Skeptical Theism and Undercutting Defeaters', for T. Dougherty and J. McBrayer (eds.) New Essays on Skeptical Theism (Oxford: Oxford University Press).  Monograph, Worlds God Could Create, aims to show that theodical responses to the problem of evil are neither successful nor necessary.

  • Recent Publications

    Recently published Freedom, God, and Worlds (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012) and The Metaphysics of Perfect Beings (London: Routledge, 2008). Published in, among other places, Australasian Journal of Philosophy, Analysis, Philosophical Studies, Philosophia, The Monist, Erkenntnis, Midwest Studies in Philosophy, Faith and Philosophy, Oxford Handbook of Free Will, Journal of Ethics and Social Philosophy, Oxford Studies in Philosophy of Religion, Theoria, International Journal for Philosophy of Religion, and Religious Studies.

Jill Graper Hernandez, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Philosophy
Department of Philosophy and Classics

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Phone: (210) 458-5191
Office: GSR 2.210A.1

Research area: Ethics, Early Modern Philosophy, Existentialism

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  • Biography

    Dr. Hernandez earned her PhD in philosophy from the University of Memphis and her MA from Texas A&M.  She won an 8-month National Endowment for Humanities Faculty Award in 2014 as well as the President's Distinguished Achievement Award in Research and Teaching. When she is not working, she can usually be found hanging out with her amazing husband Gustavo and two beautiful girls, Allie and Sofie.

  • Recent Courses

    Dr. Hernandez regularly teaches undergraduate and graduate courses in ethics and the history of philosophy, as well as seminars in advanced ethical problems, feminist ethics, and existential literature.

  • Research in Progress

    Dr. Hernandez is currently writing a book on responses to the problem of evil from the perspective of early modern female scholars.  Additionally, she is working on various articles which focus on integrity, shared obligations, the second-personal problem of theodicy, existential treatments of the problem of evil, and the Knobe effect in ethics.

  • Recent Publications

    Dr. Hernandez recently won the Robert B. Papazian International Prize in Ethics for her International Journal of Philosophical Studies article, "The Integrity Objection, Reloaded".  She is the author of a monograph, Gabriel Marcel's Ethics of Hope, and the editor of The New Intuitionism.  Her articles have appeared in top journals, including Ethical Theory and Moral Practice, The Journal of Religion, Sophia, and The International Journal of Philosophy of Religion.