2009: Department of Philosophy, San Francisco State University. M.A. in Philosophy. Master’s Thesis: “Reason as Remedy in Spinoza’s Ethics.” Committee: Professor Alice Sowaal (Chair), Professor Ásta Sveindóttir.
1994: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. B.A. in Psychology and English Literature, awarded with distinction.
AWARDS AND FELLOWSHIPS
2012-2013: Fellow, Mellon Sawyer Seminar on “Democratic Citizenship and the Recognition of Cultural Difference,” Graduate Center, City University of New York
2009-2014: Enhanced Chancellor Fellowship, Graduate Center, City University of New York.
2009: Distinguished Achievement Award for Academic Excellence, The College of Humanities, San Francisco State University.
1992: Phi Beta Kappa, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
REPRESENTATIVE LIST OF GRADUATE COURSES
Graduate Center (CUNY): Cosmopolitanism, Justice & Democracy; Rawls; Philosophical Foundations of Democracy; International Ethics; Philosophy of Human Rights; Kant’s Ethics; Aristotle and Contemporary Virtue Ethics; Feminist and Post-Colonial Epistemologies; Continental Epistemologies; Rawls; Nietzsche; Discourse Ethics.
San Francisco State University: Justice for All?; Social Ontology; Early Modern Philosophy; Heidegger’s Being and Time; Foucault’s Ethics; Philosophy of Language; Independent Study with Ásta Sveindóttir on Gender and Gilles Deleuze; Independent Study with Alice Sowaal on Leibniz; Logic.