Of Philosophy


Over my 33 years at Wofford, I taught courses in a variety of departments including Philosophy, Humanities, History, Biology, and Medical Humanities.


  • BioMedical Ethics
  • Philosophy of Religion
  • Seminar: Current Issues in Biology
  • Ethical Theory
  • Medical Humanities
  • Early Modern European Philosophy
  • Classical Arabic Philosophy
  • History of Medicine
  • European Philosophy in the Renaissance
  • Philosophy of Science
  • Computers, Ethics, & Society
  • African Philosophy
  • Philosophy and Film
  • Ethics, Healthcare, & Law
  • Philosophy of Medicine
  • Science and Religion
  • History of Science
  • Ancient Cosmology & Worldview

Recent January Interim Projects:

Things to Come: An Exploration of Early Science Fiction Films

You Said What? an Introduction to Debate

Brooklyn is Not Expanding: The Films of Woody Allen

Faculty Seminar on Sustainability (Copenhagen)

“…’til the fat lady sings” –an Introduction to Opera

Earlier Interim topics include:

Oliver Stone’s Vision of the ’60s Science, Religion and the Law: from Galileo to Kitzmiller Ethnomathematics
Ancient Astronomy Y2K–What happened? Bioethics at the Movies
Doctors at War Chess and Go Comedy and Film
Artificial Intelligence How to Make an Atomic Bomb From Magic to Science