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Dennis Lee Sepper

Dennis Lee Sepper, American philosophy educator. Study grantee German Academic Exchange Service, Munich, 1977-1979, research grantee National Endowment of the Humanities, 1989-1990; fellow Institute for Research in Humanities, University Wisconsin, 1988-1989. Member American Philosophical Association, History of Science Society, Metaphys. Society of America, Philosophy Science Association, North Texas Philosophical Association.

Background

  • Sepper, Dennis Lee was born on January 26, 1951 in Medina, Ohio, United States. Son of Joseph Julius and Margaret Martha (Micsko) Sepper.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Harvard College, 1973. Master of Arts, University Chicago, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy, University Chicago, 1981.

    Career

    • Lecturer College Notre Dame, Belmont, California, 1980-1982, Stanford (California) University, 1981-1982. Assistant professor University Dallas, Irving, Texas, 1982-1988, associate professor, since 1989, professor, since 1995. Research fellow University Wisconsin, Madison, 1988-1989.

    Works

    • Consultant editor American Catholic Philosophical Quarterly, Irving, since 1990. Author: Goethe Contra Newton, 1988, Newton's Optical Writings, 1994, Descartes's Imagination, 1996. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member American Philosophical Association, History of Science Society, Metaphys. Society of America, Philosophy Science Association, North Texas Philosophical Association.

    Connections

    • Married Kathleen Anne Wellman, August 23, 1975. Children: Elizabeth Wellman Sepper, Matthew Wellman Sepper.
    • father: Joseph Julius Sepper
    • mother: Margaret Martha (Micsko) Sepper
    • spouse: Kathleen Anne Wellman
    • children: Elizabeth Wellman Sepper
    • Matthew Wellman Sepper
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    Born January 26, 1951
    (age 66)
    Nationality
    • 1973
      Harvard College
    • 1974
      University Chicago
    • 1981
      University Chicago
    • 1980 - 1982
      Lecturer, College Notre Dame
      Belmont, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1981 - 1982
      Lecturer, College Notre Dame
    • 1982 - 1988
      assistant, professor University Dallas
      Irving, Texas, United States