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educator , Philosopher

Michael Scott Ruse, American philosopher, educator. Recipient Student Advisory Board Teaching award, Student Advisory Board Edwards College Humanities and Fine Arts, 2002-2003, Distinguished Service award, Edwards College Humanities and Fine Arts, 2005-2007; Liberal Education fellowship, Transylvania University, 2009.

Background

Ruse, Michael Scott was born on July 27, 1962 in Chicago Heights, Illinois, United States. Son of Ronald Coleman and Helen Irene Ruse.

Education

Bachelor, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, 1984. Master of Arts, Stony Brook University, New York, 1988. Doctor of Philosophy, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York, 1991.

Career

Assistant professor philosophy American University Cairo, 1993—1998, Coastal Carolina University, Conway, South Carolina, 1998—2004, associate professor philosophy, since 2004, chair, department philosophy, since 2008.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of American Psychological Association, Society Phenomenology and Existential Philosophy, South Carolina Society Philosophy (vice president 2004-2005, president 2005-2006).

Connections

Married Lisa Angela Ivers, May 5, 1993.

father:
Ronald Coleman

mother:
Helen Irene Ruse

spouse:
Lisa Angela Ivers