Jacob Held

Associate Professor and Director of UCA Core


Irby 118

(501) 450-3634

Curriculum Vitae

Educational Background
Ph.D. Philosophy, Marquette University
M.A. Philosophy, University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee
B.S. Philosophy, University of Wisconsin –  Madison

Specialty Fields
Legal and Political Philosophy, 19th Century German Philosophy, Marx and Marxism, Ethics and Applied Ethics.

Research Interests
Value Theory, German Idealism, Legal Theory

Current Focus

Philosophy and Literature, Honor

Recent Courses
Contemporary Moral Problems, Gender, Race, and Class – Philosophical Issues, Nineteenth Century Philosophy, Political Philosophy, Nietzsche’s Zarathustra, Philosophy of Law, Medieval Philosophy, and Health-Care Ethics