Tarek R. Dika

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Assistant Professor
Program of Liberal Studies

Concurrent Assistant Professor
Department of Philosophy
Medieval Institute

Faculty member, Program in History and Philosophy of Science

B.A., University of Michigan; M.A., Johns Hopkins University; Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University

Research Profile

Tarek R. Dika specializes in the history of modern philosophy, especially Descartes, Kant, and German and French phenomenology. He has published articles on Descartes in Journal of Early Modern Studies (2015) and Historical-Analytical Studies on Nature, Mind, and Action (Springer, 2018). He is currently writing a monograph on Descartes’ Regulae ad directionem ingenii. He is co-editor of Quiet Powers of the Possible: Interviews in Contemporary French Phenomenology (Fordham University Press, 2016), and has also published articles on Husserl in Phenomenology to the Letter (2018), Heidegger in Harvard Theological Review (2017), and contemporary French phenomenology in Words: Religious Language Matters (Fordham University Press, 2016). He is a member of the International Network for the Philosophy of Religion (INPR). In Summer 2012, Dika was a visiting assistant professor in the Department of Philosophy, Al-Quds University (Abu Dis, West Bank, Palestine), and from 2013–2016, he was a postdoctoral fellow in the Michigan Society of Fellows.

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University of Notre Dame
Notre Dame, IN 46556-5639