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Research interests

Ancient and Medieval Philosophy

Ancient Greek and Roman Culture and Literature


Political Philosophy


- Senior Lecturer at University College Tilburg and in the Department of Philosophy - Tilburg School of Humanities, 2008 - present.

·Assistant Professor in Legal Philosophy, Department of Philosophy, Faculty of Humanities, Tilburg University (Universiteit van Tilburg), from 1 January 2001 - 2008.

·Postdoctoral Fellow of the Committee on Social Thought and the John M. Olin Center for Inquiry into the Theory and Practice of Democracy, University of Chicago: Winter Quarter (Jan.- Mar.) 1999.

·Postdoctoral Fellow of the Fund for Scientific Research - Flanders, from October 1998 to October 2001. Research project: "Moderniteit en onttovering: het filosofische debat over de secularisering in Duitsland tussen 1920 en 1975" (Modernity and Disenchantment: the Philosophical Debate on Secularization in Germany between 1920 and 1975).

·Research Assistant of the Fund for Scientific Research - Flanders, from October 1994 to October 1998. Research project: "Politiek, transcendentie en geschiedenis: Leo Strauss en de crisis van de liberale democratie" (Politics, Transcendence, and History: Leo Strauss and the Crisis of Liberal Democracy).

Current courses

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  • Literary-Historical Aspects
  • Philosophy
  • Medieval Philosophy; History Of
  • Ethics
  • Ancient Philosophy; History Of


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