Assistant Professor and Society, Culture, and Politics in Education program coordinator


Research Interests

Individual Research Interests

Phenomenology (e.g. Folk Phenomenology, Heidegger, Marion)
Latin/American philosophy of education (e.g., Ivan Illich, Paulo Freire, William James)
Philosophical theology (e.g., liberation theology, illumination theology, political theology)
Philosophy of love (e.g. eros, desire, intuition)
Art and Art Education
Curriculum Theory
Humanities Based Research in Education


The Ohio State University, 2010, Ph.D
The Ohio State University, 2009, MA
University of Saint Thomas, 2007, MA
Franciscan University of Steubenville, 2005, BA

Selected Publications