University Lecturer and Tutor

Course Instructor

 

2022, University of Antwerp, BE

  • Master Seminar: Philosophy of Mental Health. Original course in philosophy of psychiatry. Study domain: philosophy and ethics.

2021, University of Antwerp, BE

  • Master Seminar: The Playful Mind: philosophy of pretense and imaginative play. Original course on philosophy of imagination and play. Study domain: philosophy and ethics. 

2018, Leiden University, NL

  • From Bacteria to Bach: The Evolution of Minds. BA course in Philosophy, 3rd year. Original course* on the work of Daniel Dennett, cultural evolution, evolution of language, memes.

  • Strange Tools. Art and Human Nature. MA course in Philosophy of Psychology. Original course on the work of Alva Noe, embodiment, phenomenology, art, music.

 

2017 – 2018, Free University Amsterdam (VU), NL

 

  • Philosophy of Freedom: Freedom, Nature and Beauty. BA course in Philosophy, 3rd year. Original course on aesthetics and philosophy of art.

 

2015 – 2017, Leiden University and University College Leiden, NL

  • Giovannna Colombetti's 'The Feeling Body' & Tamar Gendler's 'Intuition, Imagination and Philosophical Methodology'. MA course in Philosophy of Psychology. Original course on fiction, imagination and emotion.

  • Anthony Chemero's 'Radical Embodied Cognitive Science'. MA course in Philosophy of Psychology. Original course on enactivism, embodiment and affordances.

  • Philosophy, Politics and Economics in Practice. Master Research Seminar in Philosophy of Politics and Economics. Original research seminar on how to write an argumentative master thesis and conduct research.

  • The Creative Mind. A Humanities-Based Approach of the Human Psyche’s Hidden Potentials. BA Honours Class. Interdisciplinary course on creativity, co-organized with Dr Rico Sneller.

  • The Question of Representation. BA course in Philosophy, 3rd year. Original course on representation, information, and anti-representationalism in cognitive sciences.

  • Philosophy of Mind: Introduction. BA course in Philosophy, 2nd year: Original course on the main theories of cognition and consciousness.

  • Classical Readings: Gilbert Ryle. BA course in Philosophy, 1st year. Original course following Ryle's 1949 book 'The Concept of Mind'.

  • History of Philosophy. BA course in Philosophy, 1st year. Instructor for the course on the historical overview of Western philosophical ideas (ref. Dr Adam Buben).

  • Humanities Lab: Introduction. BA course, 1st year. Tutor for the interdisciplinary course on humanities and the digital media (ref. Dr Jan Sleutels).

 

2012 – 2013, University of Hertfordshire, UK

 

  • Aristotle. BA course in Philosophy, 3rd year: Seminar tutor in the course on the metaphysics, ethics and aesthetics of Aristotle (ref. Prof. Danielle Moyal-Sharrock).

  • Philosophy of Art. BA course in Philosophy, 2nd year: Seminar tutor in the course on art and aesthetics (ref. Prof. Danielle Moyal-Sharrock).

 

Master Thesis Supervision

2017, Leiden University

Principal supervisor of Veerle de Jong's master thesis for MA program in Philosophy within the specialization: Ethics and Politics, Leiden University. Title of thesis: The Effect of Embodiment on Moral Agency. 

Practical Courses

19 Oct 2019

Workshop: "Wisdom Lab: Play and Philosophy". Group play acting and improvising session, with discussions. Ebb & Flow Studios, The Hague, NL (ref. Rebecca Mourits)

 

12 May 2018

Practical session on philosophy and art at Museum Voorlinden, NL, for philosophy master students (ref. Jan Sleutels).