Education: Ph. D. in Philosophy - University of Virginia, M. A. in Philosophy - University of Virginia, Laurea in Filosofia - Universita' di Genova (Italy)

Areas of Research Specialization:  Ancient philosophy, Philosophy of religion, Applied ethics, Metaphysics

Areas of Teaching Competence: 

Beginning: Introduction to philosophy, introduction to ethics, logic

Advanced: History of philosophy (ancient, early modern, 19th and 20th Century), metaphysics,philosophy of mind, biomedical ethics.

My research interests are: Aristotle's philosophy of action and responsibilityAristotle's ethicsResurrection and reincarnation from the standpoint of metaphysics and the philosophy of religion, The ethics of popular forms of entertainment