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George Peter Khushf

George Peter Khushf, American bioethicist. Rockwell visiting scholar University Houston, 1995. Member ethics committee South Carolina Medical Association; Member American Phil. Association, American Society for Bioethics and Humanities, American Academy Religion, Hegel Society of America, N.A. Kant Society, Phi Kappa Phi, Tau Beta Phi, Phi Eta Sigma.

Background

  • Khushf, George Peter was born on July 13, 1961 in Flushing, New York, United States. Son of Mikhail Georges and Rosa Marie (Acksteiner) Khushf.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science summa cum laude, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, 1983. Master of Arts, Rice University, 1990. Doctor of Philosophy with distinction, Rice University, 1993.

    Career

    • Graduate teaching fellow Rice University, Houston, 1986-1988. Fulbright fellow The University Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany, 1988-1989. Research associate Center for Ethics, Medicine & Public Issues, Houston, 1989-1993.

      Managing editor The Journal of Medicine & Phil., 1993-1995. Humanities director Center for Bioethics, University South Carolina, Columbia, since 1995. Assistant professor philosophy University South Carolina, 1995—2001, associate professor philosophy, since 2001.

    Works

    • Assistant editor: Journal Medicine & Phil., since 1995, Christian Bioethics, since 1995. Editor section on organizational ethics Higher Education Commission Forum.

      Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member ethics committee South Carolina Medical Association. Member American Phil. Association, American Society for Bioethics and Humanities, American Academy Religion, Hegel Society of America, N.A. Kant Society, Phi Kappa Phi, Tau Beta Phi, Phi Eta Sigma.

    Connections

    • Married Cheryl Renee Elam, May 31, 1986. Children: Abigail Christine, Michael Joseph.
    • father: Mikhail Georges Khushf
    • mother: Rosa Marie (Acksteiner) Khushf
    • spouse: Cheryl Renee Elam
    • children: Abigail Christine Khushf
    • Michael Joseph Khushf
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    Born July 13, 1961
    (age 56)
    Nationality
    • 1983
      Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University
    • 1990
      Rice University
    • 1993
      Rice University
    • 1986 - 1988
      Graduate teaching fellow, Rice University
      Houston, Texas, United States
    • 1988 - 1989
      Fulbright fellow, The University Tubingen
      Tübingen, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
    • 1989 - 1993
      research associate, Center for Ethics
      Houston, Texas, United States
    • 1993 - 1995
      managing editor The Journal of Medicine & Phil.
    • 1995
      humanities director, Center for Bioethics
      Columbia, Missouri, United States
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