Daniel Regnier (on sabbatical leave)

    • Associate Professor, Philosophy
    • St. Thomas More College
    • 1437 College Drive Saskatoon, SK S7N 0W6
    • Phone: 306.966.8044
    • dregnier@stmcollege.ca
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    Education | Research Interests | Research Projects | Selected Publications
    Teaching Responsibilities | Administrative Responsibilities

    Education

    • Ph.D. École Pratique des Hautes Études (Paris)
    • M.A. Ludwig-Maximillians Universität (Munich)
    • B.A McGill (Montreal)

    Research Interests

    • Ancient Philosophy
    • German Idealism, Indian Philosophy and Comparative Philosophy
    • Consciousness, Human Rights, Philosophical Psychology, Philosophy of Music

    Research Projects

    • Phantasia (Imagination) in Ancient Greek Philosophy  supported by SSHRC Standard Research Grant
    • Final stage of the translation of the late Georgian philosopher Merab Marmardashvili's Classical an Non-classical Ideals of Rationality
    • Comparative study treating of Plotinus' and Shankara's ideas concerning the unity of soul.

    Selected Publications and Presentations

    • Plotin, Traité 27 (IV, 3) Introduction, traduction et commentaire (Éditions du CERF forthcoming)
    • "Human Rights and the Moral Imagination: Some Ancient Philosophical Contributions" (forthcoming)
    •  "A Moment in Mamardashvili's Conception of Non-classical Rationality: His Reception of Uznadze's Psychological Theory of Set", Transcultures  (accepted)
    • "Consciousness and Conscience: Mamardašvili on the common point of departure for Epistemological and Moral Reflection", in Studies in East European Thought, Volume 58, No. 3, 2006.

    Teaching Responsibilities

    • Intermediate and advanced courses in Ancient Philosophy
    • Courses in German Idealism
    • Introductory courses
    • Some CMRS teaching

    Administrative Responsibilities

    • University of Saskatchewan Research Ethics Board, Member knowledgeable in Ethics
    • Faculty Mentor for In Medias Res Editorial Board