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Humanities educator

Roy Arnold Sorensen, American humanities educator. Member of American Philosophical Association (life).

Background

Sorensen, Roy Arnold was born on February 25, 1957 in Brooklyn. Son of Omar and Judith Sorensen Sorensen.

Education

Bachelor in Philosophy, State University New York, Plattsburgh, 1978. Master of Arts in Philosophy, Michigan State University, E.Lansing, 1980. Doctor of Philosophy in Philosophy, Michigan State University, E.Lansing, 1982.

Career

Assistant professor University Delaware, Newark, 1984—1987, New York University, New York City, 1987—1990, associate professor, 1990—1995, professor, 1995—1999, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, 1999—2008, Washington University, St. Louis, since 2008. Assistant professor Illinois State University, Normal.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (books) Seeing Dark Things, A Brief History of the Paradox, Vagueness and Contradiction, Pseudo-Problems, Thought Experiments, Blindspots. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of American Philosophical Association (life).

Connections

Married Julia Lynn Driver, December 16, 1982. Children: Maxwell Quentin, Zachary Nicholas.

father:
Omar Sorensen

mother:
Judith Sorensen Sorensen

spouse:
Julia Lynn Driver

children:
Maxwell Quentin Sorensen

Zachary Nicholas Sorensen