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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


March 25
Registration opens for summer 2015.

March 29
Last day to withdraw with a "W" from 16-week courses; Students will receive a grade in all courses in which they are enrolled after March 29.

April 8
Registration opens for fall 2015 semester.

May 14, 15
Evaluation Days.

May 15
Last day of student attendance.

May 18
First summer 2015 interim classes begin.

May 18
Grading Day.
Faculty on campus and available to students at designated times.

May 19
Faculty grading due.

May 19
Commencement.

May 25
Memorial Day holiday, College closed.

June 8
Summer 2015 eight-week session begins.

Full Academic Calendar