Primary Department
School of Theology, Philosophy, and Music
Work Area/Key Responsibilities
Theology and Philosophy
Phone number:
01 700
Room Number
AHC S207

Academic biography

I enjoyed a formation in Scholastic Philosophy, at Queen's University, Belfast. I was previously a lecturer at the Mater Dei Institute, Dublin, the University of Zambia, in Lusaka, and at Queen's University, Belfast; I have also taught at NUI Maynooth and St Patrick's College, Drumcondra, Dublin. I welcome doctoral proposals in the various areas listed under my research interests

Research interests

History (and Historiography) of Western Philosophy, in general.
Plato and Plato Reception in European Philosophy
The Radical Enlightenment
Theories of Power and Resistance in Recent European philosophy
Aspects of Visual Culture and Theory