Jacob Held

Associate Professor and Director of UCA Core


Irby 118

(501) 450-3634


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

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

Research Interests
Legal Theory, Philosophy for Children, Philosophy and Popular Culture

Current Focus

American Indian Jurisprudence, Just War Theory

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

Fall 2014 Office Hours