Service and Miscellaneous

Major Professional Service

Member of editorial board, Apeiron, Fall 2007-present Area editor, Epicureans and Epicurus,, Summer 2013-present Area Editor, Ancient Philosophy, The Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy, April 2001-Summer 2007 Peer-reviewed papers for Ancient Philosophy, Apeiron, Archiv für Geschichte der Philosophie; Ethical Theory and Moral Practice , Phoenix , Studies in the History of Ethics, Transactions of the American Philological Society, and book manuscripts for Acumen and Oxford University Press.

Major Departmental Service

Director of Graduate Studies, Fall 2004-present (Acting Director Fall 2004-Spring 2005) Assessment Committee, Fall 2011-present Executive committee, Spring 2005-Spring 2011 Action plan committee, Fall 2009 Self-study committee, Fall 2008-Spring 2009 Head of ad hoc committee on Ph.D. program costs, Fall 2006 Head of search committee, 'Brains and Behaviors' initiative tenure-line positions, Fall 2004-Spring 2005. Assessment committee, coordinator of Critical Thinking assessment, Fall 2004-Summer 2005. Head of search committee, Coordinator of Graduate Teaching position, Spring 2004. Graduate Studies Committee, Fall 2003-present Co-director, 24th, 25th, and 26th Annual Midwest Philosophy Colloquia. Panel Member at sessions of the Annual Midwest Philosophy Colloquium Maintained and updated web pages for Philosophy Discipline, UMM

University Service

Council of Graduate Studies, Fall 2004-present. Sexual Misconduct Board, Spring 2009-present University Senate (and committee member, Student Life and Development, Student Activity Fee, and Athletics), Fall 2006-Spring 2010 Activity Program Review Committee, Fall 2007-Spring 2008 Assessment of Student Learning Committee, subcommittee on Assessment of General Education, Fall 1999-Spring 2003 Search Committee, French, Fall 2001-Spring 2002. Edith Farrell Award for excellence in undergraduate research Selection Committee, Spring 2000 Presidential Scholarship Selection Committee, Spring 1999

Other Service

Invited lecture, "The trial and death of Socrates," Campbell-Stone Apartments senior living center, Spring 2006 Invited lecture, "The ethical case for vegetarianism," East Atlanta public library, Fall 2005 Member, Instructional Technology Leadership team for the faculty development project, "Enhancing Student Learning Through Innovative Teaching and Technology Strategies." Fall 2001-Spring 2003. Responsible for leading faculty group on "Creating web pages using HTML and posting them to the WWW." Panel member, "Now What? Tales from First-Year Survivors," New Faculty Orientation, Fall 1999 Panel member at Honors Colloquium, "The Nature of Consciousness," Spring 1999

Professional Organization Memberships

American Philosophical Association Society for Ancient Greek Philosophy

Specializations and Education Publications and Papers Presented
Teaching Service and Miscellaneous

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