Teaching and Mentorship

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Instructor

The University of Toledo, Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy of Mind: Animal Minds (graduate/ undergraduate seminar), Spring 2017
Philosophy of Psychology, Fall 2016, Fall 2014
Medical Ethics, Spring 2017, Fall 2016, Spring 2016, Fall 2015
Introduction to Logic (online, flipped, and face to face), Spring 2017, Fall 2016, Summer 2016, Spring 2016, Fall 2015, Summer 2015, Spring 2015
Philosophy of Mind: Neuroethics (graduate/ undergraduate seminar), Spring 2016
Computers and Culture (flipped), Fall 2015
Critical Thinking (online), Summer 2016, Summer 2015
Philosophy of Mind: Cognitive Science (graduate/undergraduate seminar), Spring 2015

University of Cincinnati, Department of Philosophy
Introduction to Logic (online and face to face), Summer 2014, Summer 2013
Critical Thinking, Summer 2012, Summer 2010, Summer 2009
Minds and Machines, Summer 2011

Technical University of Varna, Social and Law Sciences Department
Social Ethics, Summer 2008

M. A. Committees

The University of Toledo, Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies
Uriah Burke (Contemporary Philosophy Exam Committee, member)

Guest Lecturer

University of Cincinnati, College of Engineering and Applied Science
Introduction to Nanoscale Science and Technology (two lectures on ethical and social implications of nanotechnology), October 2016, October 2015, October 2014, October 2013

University of Cincinnati, Department of Biological Sciences
Introduction to Neuroscience (lecture on animal models), April 2014

College of Mount St. Joseph
Ethics (two lectures on ethical and social implications of neuroscience), March 2014

Certificate Preparing Future Faculty, April 2014, University of Cincinnati

Teaching Assistant

University of Cincinnati, Department of Philosophy
Contemporary Moral Issues, Spring 2014 and Winter 2012
Introduction to Philosophy, Fall 2013
Magic, Science and the Occult, Spring 2012 and Autumn 2010
Introduction to Philosophy: Belief and Knowledge, Autumn 2011
Introduction to Philosophy: Mind and Will, Winter 2011
Moral and Political Ideas: Ancient World, Autumn 2009 and Autumn 2008
Moral and Political Ideas: Modern Europe, Winter 2010 and Winter 2009
Moral and Political Ideas: Contemporary Political Thought, Spring 2010 and Spring 2009

University of Cincinnati, Department of Biological Sciences
Introduction to Neuroscience: Concepts and Methods, Spring 2011

Sofia University, Faculty of Philosophy
Philosophy of Science, Winter 2007 – 2008

MENTORSHIP

Research Mentor

The University of Toledo
Elizabeth Besly (Psychology and Honors): guided research, Fall 2014
Steuart Besly (Psychology and Honors): guided research, Fall 2014

University of Cincinnati
Jefferson Kisor (Philosophy and Honors): research partnership, Summer 2014

Teaching Mentor

The University of Toledo
Philosophy Teaching Graduate Student Workshop, Fall 2016
Evan Easley (Philosophy): Contemporary Moral Problems, Fall 2015
Elizabeth Johnston (Philosophy): Contemporary Moral Problems, Fall 2015
Uriah Burke (Philosophy): Introduction to Logic, Fall 2014
James Lethbridge (Philosophy): Contemporary Moral Problems, Fall 2014
Zachary Zschaechner (Philosophy): Introduction to Philosophy, Fall 2014