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Philosophy educator

Claudia Falconer Card, American Philosophy educator. Fellow Woodrow Wilson, 1962-1963, 65-66, National Endowment for Humanities, 1974-1975, Vilas, 1989-1991. Member American Philosophical Association (member various committees since 1975), Society Women in Philosophy, Society for Lesbian and Gay Philosophy (co-chair 1988-1990), National Women's Studies Association, Sierra Club.

Background

Card, Claudia Falconer was born on September 30, 1940 in Madison, Wisconsin, United States. Daughter of Walter Munro and Achsah Susan (Falconer) Card.

Education

Bachelor, University of Wisconsin, 1962; AM, Harvard University, 1964; Doctor of Philosophy, Harvard University, 1969.

Career

From instructor to professor philosophy University Wisconsin, Madison, since 1966, Emma Goldman professor philosophy, since 2001. Visiting associate professor, philosophy Dartmouth College, 1978—1979, University Pittsburgh, 1980. With Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany, 1999.

Works

Membership

Fellow American Council Learned Societies (senior fellow 1999-2000). Member American Philosophical Association (member various committees since 1975, central division vice president, 09-10, vice president, 10-), Society Women in Philosophy (Midwest), Society for Lesbian and Gay Philosophy (co-chair 1988-1990), International Association Women Philosophers, North American Nietzsche Society, North American Kant Society, North American Schopenhauer Society, Society for Ethics.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: classical piano, swimming, T'ai Chi.

Connections

father:
Walter Munro Card

mother:
Achsah Susan (Falconer) Card