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Catherine Ludlum Foos

Associate Professor, Philosophy
Tom Raper 238
(765) 973-8474


  • Ph.D., Philosophy, Northwestern University, 1993
  • M. A., Philosophy, Northwestern University, 1985
  • B.A. Philosophy, Boston College, 1982

Current Research Interests

Ethics, Plato, Levinas, Service-Learning

Selected Publications/Presentations

  • Ludlum Foos, C. (2004). Hatred and objectivity: “I’m not prejudiced, but . . .” Humanity and Society,28:1, 83-101.
  • Ludlum Foos, C. (1998). The “different voice” of service. Michigan Journal of Community Service Learning, 5, 14-21.
  • Ludlum Foos, C. & Hatcher, J. A. (Eds). (1999). Service learning workshop curriculum guide. Indianapolis: Indiana Campus Compact. 

Selected Previous Employment Positions

  • Visiting Assistant Professor, John Carroll University, University Heights, OH (1991-93)
  • Instructor, Moorhead State University, Moorhead, MN (1988-91)

Selected Offices Held in National/International Professional Organizations

  • Steering Committee, Educators for Community Engagement

Selected Academic Awards/Recognitions

  • Thomas Ehrlich Award for Service Learning, 2001 (Indiana University)
  • Brian Douglas Hiltunen Faculty Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Scholarship of Engagement, 2000 (Indiana Campus Compact)


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