Dr. Jordan Rodgers is the Moreau Post-Doctoral Fellow in the McGowan Center for Ethics and Social Responsibility at King’s College in Wilkes-Barre, PA. He was educated at the University of Kentucky and the University of Notre Dame, where he received his Ph.D. under the direction of Karl Ameriks. He has taught philosophy courses at the undergraduate level for five years, at the University of Notre Dame, King’s College, and at the Westville Correctional Facility in Westville, Indiana (as part of Holy Cross College’s Westville Educational Initiative).
Dr. Rodgers’ research focuses on the history of late 19th and early 20th century philosophy, with a particular focus on the thought of Friedrich Nietzsche. He is currently at work on articles on Nietzsche’s views on creativity and inspiration, and on relating them to views about religion and religious experience in the work of William James and Max Scheler.
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