Visiting Assistant Professor
PhD, Duquesne University
2612A Cathedral of Learning
Philosophy of religion, Christian philosophy, Jewish philosophy, ethics, continental philosophy, critical race theory, gender studies
Philosophy of Religion, Religion & Rationality, Classics of Christian Thought, Guide of the Perplexed
Philosophy of Childhood Today: Exploring the Boundaries, coedited with David Kennedy (Lexignton, 2016)
Childlike Peace in Merleau-Ponty and Levinas: Intersubjectivity as Dialectical Spiral (Lexington, 2016). PODCAST interview with the author.
“Levinas and the Parent-Child Relation: A Merleau-Pontyian Critique of Appropriating Levinas to Developmental Psychology,” The Humanistic Psychologist, 43, no. 2 (2015).
“Emmanuel Levinas, Radical Orthodoxy, and an Ontology of Originary Peace.” Journal of Religious Ethics (2014).
“Al-Farabi’s Religious Inclusivism: Prolegomena for Dialogue between Islam and the West.” Kinesis 39, no. 1 (Spring 2012).
“Kierkegaard’s View of Religious Pluralism in Concluding Unscientific Postscript.” Intermountain West Journal of Religious Studies 3, no. 1 (2011).
“Derridean Hospitality in an Age of Political Xenophobia.” The American Future (2010).
“A Catholic Bishop and Two Atheists Bringing Justice to the World: Augustine, Singer, & Nagel on Equality and Partialit.,” Fides Quaerens Intellectum 4.1 (2009).
"The Great Inversion: Greatness according to Kierkegaard" (ms)