COURSES

 

Princeton (starting 2018-2019)

Rel/Phi/CHV 264: Religion and Reason

Rel/Phil 402: Kant’s Ethical Religion

 

Humboldt Universität zu Berlin (2018)

Block seminar (Kant-Kurs): “Knowledge, Belief, Hope, Despair”

 

University of Pennsylvania (2017)

Phil 004: Introduction to Modern Philosophy

Phil 071: Ethics of Eating

Phil 551: Kant’s Philosophy of Religion

 

University of Pittsburgh (fall 2012)

Phil 0210: Introduction to Modern Philosophy

Phil 2230: Graduate seminar on Kant’s Critique of the Power of Judgment

 

Bard College Prison Initiative (Elmira Maximum Security Correctional Facility)

Phil 350: Kantian ethics and social hope (Fall 2009)

 

EdX.org

Phil 1440x: The Ethics of Eating, MOOC version (April – July 2015) (with Will Starr)

Phil 1440x: The Ethics of Eating, MOOC version (March – June 2017) (solo)

 

Cornell

Phil 6420/GerSt 6421: Seminar on Kant’s Critique of Pure Reason (Spring 2015)

            (Special guests: Alison Laywine, Tobias Rosefeldt, Stefanie Gruene, Georges Dicker)

Phil 6420/GerSt 6421: Seminar on Leibniz: God, Substance, Optimism (Spring 2014)

            (Special guests: Marleen Rozemond, Larry Jorgensen)

Phil 6810/4810: Seminar on naturalism, normativity, and Neo-Hegelianism (with Richard Boyd, Spring 2010)

            (Special guests: Robert Brandom, Frederick Beiser, Hilary Putnam, Hilary Kornblith)

Phil 6510: Seminar on evil (with Scott MacDonald, Fall 2005)

            (Special guest: Eleonore Stump)

Phil 6420: Seminar on Kant’s Critique of the Power of Judgment (Spring 2009, Spring 2013)

            (Special guest in 2009: Rudolf Makkreel)

Phil 6090/4090: Translation seminar: German philosophical texts

2005-6:

Fall: First four ‘moments’ of Kant’s Kritik der Urteilskraft

Spring: Vorrede to Hegel’s Phaenomenologie des Geistes

2007-8:

Fall: Introduction to Schelling’s System des transzendentalen Idealismus

Spring: Wittgenstein’s Űber Gewissheit

2008-9:

Fall: B-Preface to Kant’s Kritik der reinen Vernunft

Spring: Selections from Kant’s Kritik der Urteilskraft and Heidegger’s Sein und Zeit

            2011-2012:

                        Fall: Kant’s Kritik der Urteilskraft and Adorno’s lectures on it

                        Spring: Kant’s “Was ist Aufklärung” essay, and selections from Fichte’s     

                        Wissenschaftslehre.

Phil 416: Topics in German philosophy: Kant’s philosophy of religion (Spring 2004)

Phil 3221: Modern empiricism (Fall 2011)

Phil 3220: Modern rationalism (Fall 2004, Spring 2008, Spring 2010)

Phil 316: Kant’s Critique of Pure Reason (Fall 2003, Fall 2004, Fall 2008)

Phil 2530/RelSt 2630: Religion and reason (Spring 2012)

Phil 212: Modern philosophy (Spring 2004, Spring 2006, Spring 2008)

Phil 1440: The ethics of eating (Spring 2013, Spring 2014, Spring 2015) (with Will Starr)

Phil 100: The ethics of belief (Fall 2007)

Phil 100: The examined life (Fall 2003)

Cornell Telluride Winter Program: Kierkegaard’s Either-Or (Intensive course, Jan 2004)