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educator , Philosopher

Lou Marinoff, Canadian philosopher, educator. Certified computer technician Control Data Institute, Quebec, 1980; mentor American Society Philosophy, Counseling & Psychotherapy, New York, 1996, practitioner American Philosophical Practitioners Association, New York, 1999. Recipient Achievement award, Institute Oriental Philosophy, Tokyo.

Background

Marinoff, Lou was born on October 18, 1951 in Noranda, Quebec, Canada. Son of Julius Marinoff and Rosaline Tafler.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Theoretical Physics, Concordia University, Montreal, Canada, 1984. Doctor of Philosophy, University College London, 1992.

Career

Executive moderator University of British Columbia Center Applied Ethics, Vancouver, Canada, 1991—1994. Professor philosophy City College of New York, since 1994. Philosophical counselor & consultant, New York City, since 1991.

Founding president American Philosophical Practitioners Association, since 1999. Faculty World Economic Forum, Geneva, 2000—2007, Horasis, since 2006, Institute Local Government, University Arizona, Phoenix, 2000—2005.

Achievements

  • Certified computer technician Control Data Institute, Quebec, 1980. Mentor American Society Philosophy, Counseling & Psychotherapy, New York, 1996, practitioner American Philosophical Practitioners Association, New York, 1999.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (book) Plato Not Prozac (book prize, 2001), Therapy for the Sane. Actor: (documentaries) Table Hockey: The Movie, Way of the Puck (Gold Remi, Houston Worldfest Film Festival award). Contributor articles to professional journals.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Photography, hockey, guitar.

Connections

1 child Julian.

father:
Julius Marinoff

mother:
Rosaline Tafler

child:
Julian Marinoff