Jacob Held

Director of the UCA Core and Professor of Philosophy


Torreyson West 346

(501) 450-5307

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.

Current Research Interests
Philosophy of Literature, Legal Theory

Recent Courses
Contemporary Moral Problems, Political Philosophy, Philosophy of Law, Medieval Philosophy, and Great Works: Rawls’ A Theory of Justice