Grants, Honors, and Service

Grants Awarded

Honors and Awards

  • 2014-2015: Penn State Teaching and Learning with Technology (TWT) Faculty Fellowship
  • 2003-2004: Emory University Dean’s Teaching Fellowship
  • 2002-2003: Emory University Philosophy Dissertation Fellowship
  • 2000-2001: DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) Research Fellowship

Professional Service

Member of the American Philosophical Association 2001-
Member of the North American Kant Society 2001-
Blog-master for the North American Kant Society 2010-2012
Director of Social Media Initiative, Penn State Rock Ethics Institute 2009-2012
Assistant Director, Penn State Rock Ethics Institute 2010-2012
Teaching and Learning with Technology Coordinator, Penn State Department of Philosophy 2010-2012
Member of the Penn State College of Liberal Arts Teaching and Learning with Technology Faculty Advisory Board 2011-2012
Co-Director, Rock Ethics Institute and Schreyer Honors College Ethics Seminars for Faculty 2010-2011
Co-Director, Rock Ethics Institute Fellows Seminar 2010-12
Revisions to PHIL 11: Critical Thinking online course 2009
Redesign of PHIL 12: Symbolic Logic online course 2011
Author of Online Teaching Manual for Penn State Department of Philosophy 2011
Search committee member for Director of Digital Pedagogy in Penn State Liberal Arts Undergraduate Studies 2010
Committee member for the Penn State Rock Ethics Institute Stand Up Awards 2010
Committee member for the Penn State Rock Ethics Institute Ethics Short Film Competition 2010
Committee chair for the Penn State Rock Ethics Institute Stand Up Awards 2011-2013
Committee chair for the Penn State Rock Ethics Institute Ethics Short Film Competition 2011-12
Blog design and development for Penn State Rock Ethics Institute (http://www.rockblogs.psu.edu)
“Ethics and Social Media” affinity group leader on the Public Philosophy Network  (http://publicphilosophynetwork.ning.com/group/ethics-and-social-media)
Reviewer for Journal of the History of Philosophy