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Philosophy educator

Robert Alan Hahn, American philosophy educator. Fellow, Yale University, 1974-1976; Regents scholar, New York State, Archibald scholar, 1972-1973. Member of American Philological Association, Illinois Philosophical Society, N. American Kant Society, Society Ancient Greek Philosophy, Archeological Institute American, American Philosophical Association, National Classics Honor Society (honorary), Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Hahn, Robert Alan was born on August 25, 1952 in New York City. Son of Stanley Lawrence and Shirley Laura (Wishner) Hahn.

Education

Bachelor summa cum laude, Union College, 1973. Master of Arts in Philosophy, Yale University, 1975. Master of Philosophy, Yale University, 1975.

Doctor of Philosophy, Yale University, 1976.

Career

Postdoctoral research fellow University California, Berkeley, 1976. Lecturer philosophy Yale University, New Haven, 1977. Assistant professor philosophy University Texas, Arlington, 1977—1978.

Assistant professor philosophy and history of ideas Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts, 1978—1981. Assistant professor Harvard University, Cambridge, 1979—1981. From assistant professor philosophy to associate professor philosophy Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, since 1982, professor philosophy, since 2002.

Visiting professor American College Greece, 1980.

Works

Membership

Member of American Philological Association, Illinois Philosophical Society, N. American Kant Society, Society Ancient Greek Philosophy, Archeological Institute American, American Philosophical Association, National Classics Honor Society (honorary), Phi Beta Kappa.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Semi-professional tennis player.

Connections

Married Amy Lynn Knoblock. Children: Zoë Shirley, Chava Sara.

father:
Stanley Lawrence Hahn

mother:
Shirley Laura (Wishner) Hahn

spouse:
Amy Lynn Knoblock

children:
Zoë Shirley Hahn

Chava Sara Hahn