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Faculty Biography - Jon Benson

Faculty Biography - Jon Benson

Jon Benson

Jon Benson

Associate Professor of Humanities and Philosophy

ABD, Philosophy, Loyola University of Chicago
M.A., Philosophy, Loyola University of Chicago
M.A., Philosophy of Religion, Trinity International University
B.A., Philosophy, Religious Studies, Westmont College

847.635.1435
jbenson@oakton.edu
B206, Skokie


Areas of Specialization

Epistemology, German Idealism, Phenomenology of Religion

Courses Taught

Introduction to Philosophy
LogicHistory of Philosophy
Epistemology
Metaphysics
Ethics
Modern Philosophy
Philosophy of Human Nature
Philosophy of Mind
Philosophy of Religion
World Religions
Environmental Ethics
Professional Ethics
Philosophy of the Enlightenment
Philosophy of Education

Academic Program

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IMPORTANT DATES


July 2
Last day for filing Graduation Petitions.

July 4
Independence Day holiday College closed.

July 6
Independence Day holiday observance, no classes. College open.

July 7
Last day to withdraw with a "W" (no withdrawals after mid-term). Students will receive a grade in all courses in which they are enrolled after July 7.

July 23
Incomplete (I) grades from spring 2015 semester for which faculty have not submitted final grades will become an "F" after this date.

July 30
Classes end.

August 3
Faculty grading due.

August 3
Second summer interim classes begin.

August 17
Faculty return for fall 2015 semester.

August 21
Second summer interim classes end.

August 24
Fall 2015 semester classes begin.

August 25
Second summer interim faculty grading due.

Full Academic Calendar