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Recent PhD Placements


 Name Degree Date  Institution  Dissertation Title  Dissertation Director 
 Heidi Giannini
 May 2013
 Wake Forest University

Postdoctoral Research Associate
Winston-Salem, NC
 Neo-Kantian Wickedness: Realist Responses to Moral Skepticism
Robert C. Roberts
Gregory Poore
 August 2013
 Shorter University

Assistant Professor of Philosophy
2013-

Rome, GA
 Theism and Justification of First Principles in Thomas Reid's Epistemology
 Todd Buras
 Matt Douglass
 ABD  Ouachita Baptist University

Assistant Professor of Philosophy
2012-

Arkadelphia, AR
   
 John Spano  May 2013

 McClennan Community College

Assistant Professor of Philosophy

Waco, TX

 Augustine Against the Academic Doctrine, Way of Life and Use of Text
 Thomas Hibbs and Michael Foley

Travis Coblentz

 Dec. 2012

Southeast Bible College

Assistant Professor of Philosophy

Birmingham, AL

 Tragic Philosophy and Human Desire: Bringing Nietzche and Plato into
Conversation with Contemporary Ethics
 Anne-Marie Schultz
 Nathan Carson
 May 2013

Fresno Pacific University

Assistant Professor of Philosophy, Program Director

Fresno, CA


Valparaiso University

Christ College, Interdisciplinary Honors College

Lecturer in Humanities and Philosophy
2012- 2013

 Valparaiso, IN
Appreciation: Its Nature and Role in Virtue Ethical Moral Psychology and Dialectical Moral Agency
Robert C. Roberts
 Joel Schwartz
 May 2012
 Berry College

Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy
2012-

Mount Berry, GA 
 Toward a Richer Account of Human Rights in Christian Moral Theory  Robert B. Kruschwitz
 Ryan Byerly
 May 2012
 Southern Bible College

Assistant Professor of Philosophy and Apologetics

Birmingham, AL
(Spring 2012)

Regent University

Assistant Professor of Philosophy

Virgina Beach, VA
 The Evidential Support Relation
 Jonathan Kvanvig
Brad Brummeler
ABD
The Stony Brook School

Senior High History Department
2011-

Long Island, NY
   
Tom Tong
August 2011
University of Texas Law School

Student
2011-

Austin, TX
Modeling Divine Deliberation
Jonathan Kvanvig
Adam Pelser
August 2011
University of Oklahoma

Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy
2012-

Norman, OK

Wake Forest University

Teacher-Scholar Post-doctoral Fellow
The Character Project
2012-

Winston-Salem, NC

Emotion, Evaluative Perception, and Epistemic Goods
Robert C. Roberts
Daniel Johnson
August 2011
Shawnee State University

Assistant Professor of Philosophy (Tenure-Track)
2011-

Portsmouth, OH
Explanation in Metaphysics
Alexander Pruss
Janelle Klapauszak
August 2011
Torrey Honors Institute, Biola University

Visiting Lecturer 2010-2011
Assistant Professor (Tenure-Track)
2011-

La Mirada, CA
The Middle Ground of Hope: A Reconstruction of Pascal's Epistemology
Thomas Hibbs
Paul Carron
May 2011
Baylor University
 
Baylor Interdisciplinary Core Program & Great Texts

Temporary Full Time Lecturer
2011-2012
Part Time Lecturer
2012-

Waco, TX
Taking Responsibility for Ourselves: A Kierkegaardian Account of the Freedom-Relevant Conditions Necessary for the Cultivation of Character
Robert C. Roberts
Chris Shrock
May 2013
Oklahoma School of Science and Mathematics

Professor of Humanities

Oklahoma City, OK 
 Thomas Reid and the Problem of Secondary Qualities
 Todd Buras
Russ Hemati
December 2010
Houston Baptist university

Assistant Professor of Philosophy
2011-

Houston, TX
Augustine's Solution to the Problem of Theological Fatalism
Michael Beaty
Mark Boone
May 2010
Forman Christian College

Assistant Professor of Philosophy


Lahore, Pakistan
The Conversion and Therapy of Desire in Augustine's Cassiciacum Dialogues 
Michael Foley & Thomas Hibbs
Amy Antonika
December 2009

McClennan Community College

Assistant Professor of Philosophy

Waco, TX

Without Measure: Marion's Apophatic - Virtue Phenomenology of Iconic Love
Thomas Hibbs
Lewis Pearson
August 2009
University of Saint Francis

Assistant Professor of Philosophy (Tenure-Track)
2009-

Fort Wayne, IN
Force and Persuasion in Plato's Republic
Anne-Marie Schultz
Andrew Nam
August 2009
Avila University
University of Missouri

Adjunct Professor
2009-

Kansas City, MO
Kierkegaard's Dialectic of the One and the Many: A Platonic Quest for Existential Unity
C. Stephen Evans
Jay Howell
August 2009
Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary

Assistant Professor of Philosophy
2006-
Chair, Ethics
2010-2011
Chair, Philosophy Department
2009-

Fort Worth, TX
Forgiveness in Kierkegaard's Ethic of Neighborly Love
Robert C. Roberts
Mike Cantrell
May 2009
University of Arkansas William H. Bowen School of Law

Student
2009-

Little Rock, AR
Kierkegaard and Modern Moral Philosophy: Conceptual Unintelligibility, Moral Obligations, and Divine Commands
C. Stephen Evans
Christina Williams
May 2009
Lone Star College

Adjunct Professor of Philosophy


Houston, TX
The Concept of Eternity in Kierkegaard's Philosophic Anthropology
C. Stephen Evans
Jonathan Sands-Wise
May 2009
Georgetown College

Assistant Professor of Philosophy (Tenure-Track)
2009-

Georgetown, KY
Like the Green Bay Tree: The necessity of Virtue for Happiness
Robert C. Roberts
Taryn Whittington
August 2008
Malone University

Assistant Professor of Philosophy
2009-

Canton, OH
Where is Socrates Going? The Philosophy of Conversion in Plato's Euthydemus
Anne-Marie Schultz
Jessy Jordan
August 2008
Mount Saint Mary's University

Assistant Professor of Philosophy (Tenure-Track)
2009-

Emmitsburg, MD
Iris Murdoch: Genealogist of the Modern Self
Scott Moore
John Wolfe
August 2008
Xavier University

Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy
2009-

Cincinnati, OH
Transcending the Garden: The Role of the Sign of the Garden in Augustine's Confessions
Thomas Hibbs
David Alexander
August 2008
Huntington University

Assistant Professor of Philosophy
2009-

Huntington, IN
Theological Moral Realism: An Explication and Defense
Michael Beaty
James (Jay) Bruce
August 2008
John Brown University

Assistant Professor of Philosophy
2009-

Siloam Springs, AR
Divine Choice and Natural Law; The Eudokian Ethics of Francis Turretin 
Thomas Hibbs
Sean Riley
Fall 2011
The Stony Brook School

History Department; Chair

Instructor of Ethics and Politics

Long Island, NY
Saintliness After MacIntyre
Michael Beaty
Randy Spencer
May 2007
Portland State University

Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy

Portland, OR
Reconstructing the Republic: Dewey's Back to Plato Movement
Stuart Rosenbaum
Zach Manis
December 2006
Southwest Baptist University

Associate Professor

Bolivar, Mo
Virtues, Divine Commands, and the Debt of Creation: Towards a Kierkegaardian Christian Ethic
C. Stephen Evans
Mark Tietjen
August 2006
University of West Georgia

Assistant Professor of Philosophy

Carollton, GA
Kierkegaard's Practice of Edification: Indirect Communication, the Virtues, and Christianity
Robert C. Roberts
Erin Cline
May 2006
(2009-Present)
Georgetown University-Theology Department

Assistant Professor

Washington D.C.

(2006-2009)
University of Oregon

Assistant Professor of Chinese Philosophy and Religion

Portland, OR
Kongzi, Rawls, and the Sense of Justice in Analects
Robert M. Baird
Glenn Gentry
May 2005
Columbia International University

Director of Humanities; Resident Faculty

Columbia, SC
Beyond Augustine: The Ethical Structure of Community
Carl G. Vaught