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Benjamin Rider

Associate Professor

Irby 118

(501) 450-5594

Fall 2016 Course Schedule

Philosophy for Living
MWF 9:00-9:50, Irby 102
MWF 11:00-11:50, Irby 102
TTh 2:40-3:55, Irby 311

Greek and Roman Philosophy
MWF 1:00-1:50, Irby 102

Ethics Bowl
to be announced

Office Hours

MWF 10:00-11:00
TTh 10:00-1:30

Curriculum Vitae

Educational Background
Ph.D.  University of Texas at Austin
M.A.  University of Texas at Austin
B.A.  Whitman College

Specialty Fields
Ancient Philosophy, Ethics

Research Interests
Hellenistic Philosophy
Ancient Chinese Philosophy
Contemporary theoretical and applied ethics

Current Focus
Plato’s philosophy of education, self-knowledge and virtue in Plato, contemporary virtue ethics