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Gina Schouten

Gina Schouten

Gina Schouten
September 29, 2017 -
1:15pm to 3:00pm
Location: 
Encina Hall West, Room 400 (GSL)
Event Speaker: 
Gina Schouten, Assistant Professor of Philosophy, Harvard University
Biography: 

Gina Schouten has just begun a job as assistant professor of philosophy at Harvard University. She received her BA in 2006 from Ball State University. After a year spent teaching kindergarten in Denver, Colorado, she began graduate school at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, where she received her PhD in 2013. From 2013-2016, she was assistant professor of philosophy at Illinois State University.

Her research interests are in the areas of social and political philosophy and ethics. She's written on political liberalism and political legitimacy, educational justice, the gendered division of labor, and diversity problems within the discipline of philosophy.