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Jason Aleksander, Ph.D.

Associate Professor and Department Chair

Email: aleksander@sxu.edu | CV (PDF)

Areas of Specialization

Academic Background

Jason Aleksander earned his Ph.D. in philosophy from Vanderbilt University in May 2007, and he joined the faculty of SXU as an assistant professor in August of that year. He received promotion to associate professor in August 2011. Since June 2011, Aleksander has served as department chair of Philosophy.

Aleksander's immediate research focuses on Dante and Nicholas of Cusa. In 2009, Aleksander was an invited participant in an NEH Summer Seminar sponsored by the Medieval Academy of America in Prato, Italy, on "Dante's Divine Comedy and the Medieval World: Literature, History, Art."

Courses Offered at SXU

Selected Publications (for a full list of publications, see his CV):

Selected Honors