I think a lot about what kind of learning and intellectual growth I want for my students and what I can do to help them achieve it. My teaching statement gives a sense of where I'd gotten to in my thinking, as of the last time I had occasion to write a teaching statement.

You can read more of my thoughts about teaching--and about some of my teaching failures!--in my guest post on the APA Teaching Blog.

Sample of Courses Taught

At Harvard University:


Social Justice and the Family

Feminist Political Philosophy

Educational Justice

Equality, Legitimacy, Democracy

At Illinois State University:

Political Philosophy

Gender, Equality, and the State

Educational Justice

Rights and Wrongs

The Ideal of Democracy

At UW-Madison:

Introduction to Philosophy

Introductory Ethics

Contemporary Moral Issues