Philosophy Department

Jonathan Beever

Jonathan Beever, Ph.D.

Jonathan Beever is Assistant Professor of Philosophy and faculty with the Texts & Technology Program at The University of Central Florida. He has held postdoctoral positions with Penn State’s Rock Ethics Institute and with Purdue University’s Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering before joining UCF. He has held fellowships with the Kaufmann Foundation, the Aldo Leopold Foundation, and the Global Sustainable Soundscape Network. Jonathan works and publishes at the intersection of environmental ethics and bioethics, focusing on questions of ethics, science, and the environment. He teaches a wide variety of undergraduate and graduate courses on related topics.

Education

  • Ph.D. in Philosophy from Purdue University (2012)

Research Interests

Environmental Bioethics; Simulation and Representation; Soundscape Ecology; Ethics and Science; Animal Ethics; Research Ethics

Recent Research Activities

  • see attached CV

Selected Publications

Books

  • Beever, Jonathan and Vernon W. Cisney (eds). 2016. The Way of Nature and the Way of Grace: Philosophical Footholds on Terrence Malick's The Tree of Life. Northwestern University Press.

Awards

  • see attached CV

Activities

  • see attached CV

Courses

Course Number Course Title Mode Date and Time Syllabus
11622 PHI3640 Environmental Ethics Web Web Not Online
No Description Available
Course Number Course Title Mode Date and Time Syllabus
90988 PHI3670 Ethical Theory Face2Face Tu,Th 10:30AM - 11:45AM Not Online
No Description Available
81752 PHI5627 Theoretical and Applied Ethics Web Web Not Online
No Description Available
Course Number Course Title Mode Session Date and Time Syllabus
61192 PHI3640 Environmental Ethics Web A Web Not Online
No Description Available
Course Number Course Title Mode Date and Time Syllabus
18508 ENG6811 Cultural Contexts in Texts & T Face2Face M 6:00PM - 8:50PM Available
No Description Available
19466 PHI3640 Environmental Ethics Web Web Available
No Description Available
Course Number Course Title Mode Date and Time Syllabus
81775 ENG6939 Topics in Text and Technology Face2Face Tu 6:00PM - 8:50PM Available
No Description Available
81627 PHI3638 Ethic Issues in 21st Century Face2Face Tu,Th 9:00AM - 10:15AM Available
No Description Available
90580 PHI5627 Theoretical and Applied Ethics Web Web Available
No Description Available

No courses found for Summer 2016.

Updated: Jan 10, 2017

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