SUSAN M. SCHOENBOHM

Susan SchoenbohmSusan Schoenbohm is Program Coordinator at the Center and has an appointment as a Senior Lecturer in the Philosophy department. She has a B.A. from St. Olaf College in Northfield, MN, and an M.A. and Ph.D. in philosophy from Vanderbilt. After receiving her Ph.D., she taught at the University of the South and then, in 1993, moved with Charles Scott (her spouse) to the Pennsylvania State University where she taught until she moved back to Nashville in June of 2005. Her teaching and research areas include ancient Greek and Asian thought, contemporary continental thought and gender studies. The focus of her current work is the genesis of American Zen Buddhist thought and practice from Japanese, Chinese and Indian traditions. During the Fall of '08, she is teaching a course on this topic.