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    5037 AB Tilburg

    Netherlands

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Personal profile

Research interests

  • 1. All my publications are in the context of phenomenology, especially focussed on phenomenology in France: Emmanuel Levinas, Jean-Luc Marion, Jean-Paul Sartre, Maurice Merleau-Ponty, Albert Camus, Michel Henry.

Career

  • 1985-1998 Musician, music teacher
  • 1998-2006 Lecturer Philosophy and Ethics, Catholic Theological University at Utrecht, The Netherlands
  • 1998-2004 Lecturer Arts and Philosophy, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands
  • 2000-2005 Visiting Lecturer Contemporary Philosophy, Free University Amsterdam (VU), The Netherlands
  • 2005-2006 Lecturer Philosophy, University of Tilburg, Philosophy Faculty (Social and political philosophy, Aesthetics)
  • 2007-present Lecturer Philosophy, University of Tilburg, Faculty of Humanities, dpt. Religious Studies and Theology, dpt. Philosophy (since 2009) (0,5 fte)
  • 2006-2010 Liberal Arts institute Academia Vitae, Deventer (0,4 fte)
  • 2007-2009 Moderator of the Study Group of the Dutch Humanists working in prison for mental care, on account of the Ministerie van Justitie, Dienst Justitiële Inrichtingen.
  • 2010-present Professor of Applied Sciences (lector) Ethics, Saxion University of Applied Sciences
  • 2015-present Profesoor of special appointment Erasmusuniversiteit Rotterdam vanwege Stichting Thomas More

Teaching


Current courses

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External positions

Director (Stichting Vredeswetenschappen)

1 Apr 2017 → …

Master Course teaching (Erasmus Universiteit Rotterdam)

1 Nov 20151 Nov 2020

Lector (Saxion Hogeschool)

1 Mar 20101 Jun 2019

Keywords

  • Business Ethics
  • Self (The)
  • Philosophy
  • Self Consciousness
  • Contemporary Philosophy; History Of
  • Philosophical Anthropology
  • Consumer Behaviour
  • Philosophy Of Culture
  • Levinas
  • Tourism
  • Aesthetics
  • Phenomenology

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hermeneutics Earth & Environmental Sciences
tourism Earth & Environmental Sciences
student Earth & Environmental Sciences
world Earth & Environmental Sciences
Religion Arts & Humanities
Emmanuel Levinas Arts & Humanities
Tourists Business & Economics
travel Earth & Environmental Sciences

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Research Output 2003 2019

In the Beginning was Violence: Emmanuel Levinas on Religion and Violence

Welten, R., 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Continental Philosophy Review.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Emmanuel Levinas
Religion
Conception
Human Subjects
Thought

Aan de voet van de Sinai

Welten, R., 2018, Het godstrauma: Lacan, religie en moderniteut. Welten, R. & De Kesel, M. (eds.). Sjibbolet, p. 61-86 25 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Fenomenologie is een houding

Translated title of the contribution: Phenomenology is an AttitudeWelten, R., 20 Jan 2018, Fenomenologie als houding: Bijdragen aan een fenomenologische wijsbegeerte. Bremmers, C. & Van der Heiden, G-J. (eds.). Antwerpen: VUBPRESS, p. 107-120 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Geen betere bom dan een gedicht: Sartre over Mallarmés radicale engagement

Translated title of the contribution: No better bom than a Poem: Sartre ion Mallarme's engagementWelten, R., 2018, In : Tijdschrift voor Filosofie. p. 217-239 1.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Groene Amsterdammer Essay: 'Wat ontvlucht u deze zomer?'

Translated title of the contribution: 'What are you fleeing this summer?'Welten, R., Jun 2018, In : De Groene Amsterdammer. jrg 142, 28, p. 42-45

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlePopular

Activities 2014 2018

Mag ik nog reizen?

R.B.J.M. Welten (Speaker)
10 Sep 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talkPopular

Lid cie NWO beoordeling promoties in de geesteswetenschappen

R.B.J.M. Welten (Participant)
2018

Activity: Other activity typesOtherScientific

'At the Foot of Mount Sinai. Lacan with Levinas'

R.B.J.M. Welten (Speaker)
8 Jul 2017

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talkScientific

Are Tourists and Refugees Getting Along?

R.B.J.M. Welten (Speaker)
30 Mar 2017

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentationPopular

It’s Fantastic here! A Lacanian Approach to Tourism

R.B.J.M. Welten (Speaker)
23 May 2017

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talkProfessional

Projects 2018 2018

'Oceanic Feelings'

Welten, R.

14/04/1819/05/18

Project: Research project

Press / Media

Gast in Takshow Studio Erasmus 5 juni (TV)

R.B.J.M. Welten

5/06/18

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Other

Reizen is een collectieve dwangneurose

R.B.J.M. Welten

29/01/18

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Religie laat zich niet weg organiseren

R.B.J.M. Welten

26/09/16

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment