Dr. Lisa Wilkinson

Title: 
Chair, Department of Religion and Philosophy
Phone: 
(402) 465-2313
Email: 
lwilkins [at] NebrWesleyan.edu
Office: 
Old Main 205
Office hours: 

Fall '14: MWF 1-2, TTH 2-3, and -as some of you know- all other times you might happen to drop by

Education: 

PhD Philosophy 2002, University of South Florida

Courses taught: 

the basics - Introduction to Philosophy; Ethics, Critical Thinking (a/k/a Logic)
the historically interesting - Ancient Philosophy, Modern Philosophy, Existentialism, and Philosophies of Art
the genuinely 'outside of the box' - Philosophies of Race and Gender, and French Feminisms (w/ Prof. Herndon)
the first semester 'everything' courses - Love and War in Classical Athens, Friends and Enemies, and What Would Socrates Do?

Course schedule: 

Fall '14
Introduction to Philosophy, MWTH 8 and 11 (w/ FYW)
Archways Seminar, MWTHF 10

Spring '15
Introduction to Philosophy MWF 9
Social Political Philosophy TTH 10
Philosophies of Race and Gender MWF 11

Research and academic interests: 

Books:
Socratic Charis: Philosophy without the Agon (Lexington, 2013)
Parmenides and To Eon: Reconsidering Muthos and Logos (Continuum, 2009)

Professional and community affiliations, certifications and awards: 

Society for Ancient Greek Philosophy
International Association of Ancient Greek Philosophy and Culture
American Foundation of Greek Language and Culture
Society of Women in Philosophy
American Philosophical Association
American Association of University Professors
Ancient Philosophy Society