(Last updated : 2017-04-10 17:03:13)
  ALBERG, Jeremiah L.
   Division of Arts and Sciences, College of Liberal Arts, International Christian University
■ Academic Background
1. 1993/07/23
Degree Acquisition
University of Munich, Ph.D.
2. 1988/10~1993/07 Philosophy, Graduate School, Division of Philosophy, Ludwig-Maximillian-Universität München, Completed
3. 1986/04~1988/03 Theology, Graduate School, Division of Theology, Sophia University, Completed
4. 1980/08~1982/01 Philosophy, Graduate School, Division of Arts and Letters, Saint Louis University, Completed
■ Professional Background
1. Professor, Master's Course, Comparative Culture Program, Graduate School, School of Arts and Sciences
2. Peace Studies Major Coordinator, ID Majors, Division of Arts and Sciences, College of Liberal Arts
3. Professor, Division of Arts and Sciences, College of Liberal Arts
4. 2014/04~2016/03 Major Coordinator, Peace Studies Major, College of Liberal Arts
5. 2012/04~2015/03 Director, The Institute for the Study of Christianity and Culture, International Christian University
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■ Present Specialized Fields
Religious studies, History of thought, Philosophy/Ethics (Key Word:Rene Girard,Jean-Jacques Rousseau,Immanuel Kant,hermeneutics,violence and religion,Hegel,mimetic theory,German Idealism) 
■ Profile
President of the Colloquium on Violence & Religion (COV&R) (2015-
Executive Secretary of the COV&R (2012-2015)
International Relations Committee of Japan Philosophical Association (2012-2015)
International Journal of Philosophical Association of Japan Working Group
■ Books and Articles
1. Book Habitus Fidei – Die Überwindung der Eigenen Gottlosigkeit: Festschrift für Richard Schenk, OP zum 65. Geburtstag (Collaboration) 2016
2. Other Beneath the Veil of the Strange Verses: Reading Scandalous Texts (Single) 2013/01
3. Other "The Scandal of Jean-Jacques Rousseau" in Taboo - Trend - Transgression Volume 1: Scandal and Culture (Collaboration) 2013/03
4. Other Grace Can Be Violent: Flannery O'Connor's Novelistic Truth (Collaboration) 2012/01
5. Other Preventing Fanaticism through Transcendental Violence: The Second Half of the ‘Profession of Faith (Collaboration) 2008/08
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■ Academic Conference Presentation
1. 2016/07/15 If Anyone Comes to Me and Does Not Hate His Father … He Cannot Be My Disciple: Kieslowski’s Decalogue I and X (Violence in the Name of Religion. Colloquium on Violence and Religion Conference)
2. 2016/07/10 René Girard and Theological Scandal (Canberra Scholars' Group, Charles Sturt University)
3. 2016/06/17 “Kant’s Antinomies from a Mimetic Perspective” (Generative Anthropology Society's Conference)
4. 2016/05/15 The University As Where We Learn to Read and Philosophy as the Discipline that Teaches Us (The Philosophical Association of Japan's 75th Annual Meeting)
5. 2015/09/25 Rousseau, Kant, and the State of Nature (Nature and Freedom)
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■ Lectures
1. 2016/07 From Dreams of a Spirit-Seer to the Critique of Pure Reason: Kant’s Changing Relations to Metaphysics
2. 2015/07 Über Robert Spaemanns Glück und Wohlwollen (Katholische Universität Eichstätt)
3. 2015/06 Rousseau on Alienation (Katholische Universität Eichstätt)
4. 2012/10 The Relevance of Religion to Modern Societies: Scandals Must Come
■ Academic Society Memberships
1. 1998~ Colloquium on Religion and Violence Board of Directors 7/2008 - present
2. 2011/07~ Japan Philosophical Association
3. 2001~ American Philosophical Association
4. 2001~ Rousseau Association
■ Educational Achievements
● Practice example of education method
1. 2004~ Designed a learning-centered course in Critical Thinking (2004-present)
2. "Core Curriculum Design and Assessment Committee [A subcommittee for Steering Committee of the Core Curriculum Initiative], The University System of Georgia. (- present)"
■ Professional Achievements
● Other note that should be mentioned specially on duty
1. My main research has been on Jean-Jacques Rousseau. I am now working on the thought of Kant. I also work on the thought of R. Girard and mimetic theory.
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