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Philosophy educator

Heather Joy Gert, American philosophy educator. Summer Seminary fellow National Endowment of the Humanities, 1991, 96, Summer Institute fellow, 1993. Member Amnesty International, Austin, 1998-1999; reader Reading for the Blind, Austin, 1998-1999. Member American Association of University Professors, American Philosophical Association.

Background

Gert, Heather Joy was born on February 8, 1962 in Hanover, New Hampshire, United States. Daughter of Bernard and Esther L. Gert.

Education

Bachelor, Kenyon College, 1984. Doctor of Philosophy, Brown University, 1991.

Career

Assistant professor Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, College Station, 1991-1997, associate professor, since 1997. Visiting assistant professor Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, 1990-1991.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Amnesty International, Austin, 1998-1999. Reader Reading for the Blind, Austin, 1998-1999. Member American Association of University Professors, American Philosophical Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Contra dancing, dance, reading, travel, outdoor activities.

Connections

father:
Bernard Gert

mother:
Esther L. Gert