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Michael Lindquist

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PhD Candidate

My primary interests are in ethical theory and environmental philosophy.  Recently, I've been focused on ethical issues surrounding emerging technologies that will have important implications for animals and environments, such as space travel, terraforming, and de-extinction.  I also have an interest in the philosophy of smell, especially as smell relates to environmental aesthetics.

This Fall 2021 Semester I am working with the Office of Service-Learning (OSL) on food distribution projects in Athens, as well as other OSL initiatives.  In the Spring 2022 semester I will be teaching a philosophy service-learning course, PHIL 3900S: Philosophy for Children.

Education:

B.S. Philosophy, SUNY Oneonta, 2013

B.A. Psychology, SUNY Oneonta, 2013

M.A. Philosophy, Western Michigan University, 2015

ABD, PhD Philosophy, University of Georgia, expected May 2022

Research Interests:
  • Ethical Theory/Applied Ethics
  • Environmental Philosophy
  • Philosophy of Biology
Selected Publications:

“Aesthetics at the Intersection of the Species Problem and De-Extinction Technology”. 2020.      Environmental Values. 29 (5): 605-624.             https://doi.org/10.3197/096327120X15868540131260

Courses Regularly Taught:
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Wednesday, February 10, 2021 - 3:29pm

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Friday, December 11, 2020 - 10:00am

The Department of Philosophy has launched the new course, Philosophy for Children (PHIL 3900S) for the Spring 2021 semester.

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ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR -- Kantian Ethics, Biomedical Ethics

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