Suzanne Obdrzalek

Suzanne Obdrzalek, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, Department of Philosophy, Program in Ancient Philosophy, 2004; B.A. Stanford University, Department of Philosophy, 1997

(909) 621-8842

Kravis Center 278

Curriculum Vitae

Areas of Expertise

Ancient Philosophy

Selected Research and Publications

  • “Contemplation and Self-Mastery in Plato’s Phaedrus”—Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy, Vol. 42

  • From Skepticism to Paralysis: the Apraxia Argument in Cicero's Academica—Ancient Philosophy, Vol. 32

  • “Next to Godliness: Pleasure and Assimilation to God in Plato’s Philebus”—Apeiron, Vol. 45

  • “Moral Transformation and the Love of Beauty in Plato’s Symposium”—Journal of the History of Philosophy, Vol. 48

  • “Living in Doubt: Carneades’ Pithanon Reconsidered”—Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy, Vol. 31

Selected Awards and Affiliations

  • Article Prize, Journal of the History of Philosophy, 2010