PHD, Boston College
BA, SUNY Stony Brook
Co-director, Manhattan College Center for Ethics
Fellow, Mellon Sawyer Seminar Series, The Graduate Center, CUNY, 2012-2013.
Chair of Liberal Arts (2006-2008) and director of Interdivisional Liberal Arts (2008-2011) at The Juilliard School; co-director of the Writing and Communication Center, The Juilliard School (2007-2011); professor of liberal arts and philosophy, The Juilliard School; professor of philosophy, Pennsylvania State University (2003-2006); professor and chair, Department of Philosophy, University of Colorado, Denver (1995-2003); director of Graduate Interdisciplinary Programs in Humanities and Social Science, University of Colorado, Denver (1997-2003); assistant, associate, and professor of humanities and philosophy, University of Houston-Clear Lake (1978-95). Director, Project for Professional Ethics, University of Houston-Clear Lake; co-director, Center for Ethics and Community, University of Colorado, Denver.
Distinguished Ph.D. Award, Boston College, presented by the faculty of the Department of Philosophy in celebration of the 75th anniversary of the Boston College Graduate School, April 2004. (One graduate selected by the faculty to represent all of the Department’s doctoral alumni.)
American Philosophical Association; Society for the Advancement of American Philosophy
IBM/TQM: three grants from IBM, to fund the Project for Professional Ethics, 1993, 1994, 1995. GTE Lectureships in Technology and Ethics, a conference on Values and Space Technologies, through the Project for Professional Ethics. President's Fund for the Humanities, University of Colorado, several grants. Faculty Research Support Fund, University of Houston-Clear Lake, several grants.
PHIL 150 Roots: Philosophy
PHIL 334 Existentialism
PHIL 325 Marx and Marxism
GOVT 374 Western Political Thought
PHIL 374 Western Political Thought
PSYC 330 Philosophy and Psychology
PHIL 299 Philosophy and Psychology
Manhattan College Center for Ethics
Transcendence: On Self-Determination and Cosmopolitanism
The Cosmopolitan Self
Philosophy, Social Theory, and the Thought of G.H. Mead
Habermas and Pragmatism (info and review)
(article) George Herbert Mead, Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy