Kirk Besmer, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Philosophy

Kirk Besmer received his Ph.D. from the University of Notre Dame. His interests include Continental philosophy, especially Phenomenology and Existentialism, and the philosophy of technology. His most recent publication is: “What Robotic Re-embodiment...

Kirk Besmer received his Ph.D. from the University of Notre Dame. His interests include Continental philosophy, especially Phenomenology and Existentialism, and the philosophy of technology. His most recent publication is: “What Robotic Re-embodiment Reveals About Virtual Re-embodiment: A Note on the Extension Thesis” in Postphenomenological Investigations: Essays on Human-Technology Relations (55-71). Lexington Books 2015.