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Dennis Lee Sepper

philosophy educator

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.

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