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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


June 8
Summer 2015 eight-week session begins.

June 8
Three-week first summer interim faculty grading due.

June 15
Summer 2015 seven-week session classes begin.

June 15
Four-week first summer interim faculty grading due.

June 18
ELast day to submit proof of residency, business service agreements and chargebacks/joint agreements.

June 25
Last day to change to Audit.

June 25
Last day to drop and have course dropped from record.

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
ast 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.

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