Vinod Acharya, PhD

PhD, Philosophy

Senior Instructor, Philosophy

Phone: 206.398.4607

Building/Room: Casey 430-11

Biography:

Ph.D., Philosophy, Rice University, 2011
DAAD Research Fellow, University of Freiburg, Germany, 2009-2010
M.A., Philosophy, Northern Illinois University, 2004
B.E., Electronic & Communication Engineering, Bangalore University, India, 2001

Teaching and Research Interests:

Recent and Upcoming Courses
•    UCOR 2500: Philosophy of the Human Person
•    UCOR 1410: Life on Trial
•    UCOR 2920: Ethical Reasoning (Health Care)
•    UCOR 2900: Ethical Reasoning

Recent and Upcoming Publications
•    Nietzsche’s Meta-Existentialism, Berlin/Boston: Walter de Gruyter, 2013
•    “Nobility and Decadence: The Vulnerabilities of Nietzsche’s Strong Type” PhaenEx, 7.1 (2012): 130-161