BA (Mt. Allison), MA (St. John’s College, Santa Fe), MA (Stony Brook)
Christopher Cohoon is a doctoral candidate in philosophy at SUNY Stony Brook. His dissertation, to be defended in December 2016, undertakes a critique of Levinas’s ethical phenomenology in order to locate and develop its significance for environmental philosophy and ethics. Beyond the Foundation Year Programme, Christopher teaches in the Dalhousie German Department and with Halifax Humanities. He has also taught at Stony Brook, Stony Brook Manhattan, and at the Institut Télécom in Paris, where he was an Invited Researcher at the Sorbonne (Paris IV).
Environmental Philosophy, 20th-Century Continental Philosophy (esp. Phenomenology, Heidegger, Levinas, and Irigaray), Ancient Philosophy, Ethics, French Feminist Philosophy, Philosophies of Love and Friendship