The American Society for Aesthetics is pleased to sponsor speakers on aesthetics at three summer diversity institutes in summer 2017.
Mary Beth Willard, Assistant Professor at Weber State University, will speak at the Summer Program for Women in Philosophy at UC San Diego, and at the 20th Annual Rutgers Sumer Institute for Diversity in Philosophy. Professor Willard received her PhD at Yale University.
Shen-yi Liao, Assistant Professor at the University of Puget Sound, will speak at the Summer Immersion Program at Brown University. Professor Liao received his PhD from University of Michigan.
This is the third year that the ASA has sponsored aesthetics speakers at summer diversity institutes. ASA covers all costs for the speakers and is pleased to help support these important diversity programs. All ASA members were eligible to apply for these appointments. The speakers were selected by institute directors from recommendations made by a review committee of senior ASA members.