Louis Katzner

Professor of Philosophy
Trustee Professor

Department of Philosophy
Bowling Green State University
Bowling Green, OH 43403

Office: 329 Shatzel Hall

Office Phone: (419) 372-6074

email: lkatzne@bgnet.bgsu.edu

Professor Katzner has been at Bowling Green since 1969. As a member of the department during the 1970s and early 1980s he played a central role in developing the applied philosophy focus and the Ph.D. program. From 1985-98 he continued teaching on a limited basis while serving as Vice Provost for Research and Dean of the Graduate College.

Early in his career his scholarship and publications focused on ethics and social philosophy. He is best known for his work on the theory of justice, discrimination, and affirmative. He has also taught philosophy to children and published in this area as well. He currently focuses his scholarly attention on issues relating to the teaching of philosophy and is the instructor for the Teaching Philosophy course required of all first-year teaching assistants..

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