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Last Updated: April 2022

At the Lebanese American University I am the coordinator of the philosophy program, teach six courses per year, and supervise up to three undergraduate theses yearly. You can see some of my class introductions and lectures on my student youtube channel here

The courses I have taught are:

  • Topics in Philosophy: Perception, Belief, and Imagination (1 time)
  • Topics in Philosophy: Philosophy of Psychology (1 time)
  • Philosophy of Mind (1 time)
  • Minds and Machines (1 time)
  • Philosophy of Language (1 time)
  • Emmanuel Levinas (1 time)
  • Nietzsche (3 times)
  • Phenomenology & Existentialism (5+ times, including honors seminar) – watch a sample lecture
  • Early Modern Philosophy (1 time)
  • Philosophy of Art (2 times)
  • Philosophy in Literature and Film (5+ times, including honors seminar) – watch a sample lecture
  • Metaphysics (5+ times)
  • Theory of Knowledge (2 times)
  • Philosophy of Religion (5+ times, including honors seminar)
  • Ethics (2 times)
  • Cultural Studies – 19th & 20th century  (1 time)
  • Visual Culture (1 time)
  • Introduction to Philosophy (2 times) watch a sample lecture

The undergraduate theses I have supervised are:

  • Arendt and the Banality of Evil (1 time)
  • Sartre and Free will (1 time)
  • Collective Self-Deception (1 time)
  • Shared Emotions (1 time)
  • Berkeley’s Idealism (1 time)
  • Consciousness (1 time)
  • Artificial Intelligence (1 time)
  • The Phenomenological Mind (1 time)
  • De Beauvoir and Sartre (1 time)
  • Philosophy of Sport (1 time)
I have also served as an external member on the following theses:
  • A Naive Realist Account of Intuition (Abdullah Salah Alothman’s MA thesis, 2019. University of Miami)
  • An Epistemology and Phenomenology of Perceptual Recognition (Adam Hauptfeld’s ongoing PhD thesis. University of Miami)
Finally I am currently part of the advisor board on Daniel Ganama’s Sectarianism and Intergroup Conflict research at the Center for Applied Social Cognition Research (CASCR)).