Anne C. Ozar, PhD
Anne C. Ozar, PhD

Anne C. Ozar, PhD

Associate Professor
Associate Chair, Philosophy
College of Arts and Sciences

Expertise/Specializations

  • Ethics
  • Metaethics
  • Phenomenology
  • Philosophy of Emotion
  • Applied Ethics

Academic Appointments

Department

  • Philosophy

Position

  • Associate Professor

Teaching Activity

  • Biomedical Ethics
  • Environmental Ethics
  • Introductory Ethics
  • Metaethics

Education

  • Ph.D. Fordham University, 2009
  • B.A. Loyola University, Chicago, 2000

Publications and Presentations

Articles

  • Ozar, Anne C. Essay Review of The Phenomenology of Moral Normativity by William Hosmer Smith, Husserl Studies, 2015
  • Ozar, Anne C. The Plausibility of Client Trust of Professionals, Business & Professional Ethics Journal, 33, 83-98, 2014
  • Ozar, Anne. Sincerity, Honesty, and Communicative Truthfulness, Philosophy Today, 57, 343-357, 2013
  • Ozar, Anne C. Philosophical Obstacles to Shared Responsibility for Climate Change, Journal of Religion & Society Supplement Series, Supplement 9, 56-72, 2013
  • Ozar, Anne C. The Value of a Phenomenology of the Emotions for Cultivating One's Own Character, The New Yearbook for Phenomenology and Phenomenological Philosophy, 10, 303-317, 2010

Presentations

  • “Blame and Betrayal.” Paper presented at the Workshop in Phenomenological Philosophy, Houston Texas,, 2014
  • “On the Plausibility of Client Trust.” Paper presented at the annual Association for Practical and Professional Ethics International Conference, Jacksonville, Florida,, 2014
  • “On the Founded Structure of Trust.” Paper presented at the Workshop in Phenomenological Philosophy, New York, New York,, 2013
  • “Civic Distrust and Fear of the So-called ‘Free Rider’.” Paper presented at the annual International Social Philosophy Conference for the North American Society for Social Philosophy, Boston, Massachusetts,, 2012
  • “Trust and the Problem of Optimism.” Paper presented at the Workshop in Phenomenological Philosophy, Santa Cruz, California,, 2012
  • “When Stewardship Is Not Enough: Philosophical Obstacles to Ecological Solidarity and a Robust Sense of Collective Responsibility.” Paper presented at the annual symposium for the Kripke Center for the Study of Religion and Society: The Greening of the Papacy, Omaha, Nebraska, 2012
  • “Professional Trustworthiness and the Phenomena of Fitting Trust.” Paper presented at the Workshop in Phenomenological Philosophy, Boston, Massachusetts, 2011
  • “The Value of a Phenomenology of the Emotions for the Self-Assessment of Character in Virtue Ethics: The Character of Envy.” Paper presented at the annual meeting for the Society for Phenomenology and Existential Philosophy (SPEP), Montréal, Québec,, 2010
  • “Deciding to Act Sincerely: The Role of Moral Concepts in Forming Dispositions of Communicative Truthfulness.” Paper presented at the Workshop in Phenomenological Philosophy, Seattle, Washington,, 2010

Research and Scholarship

Research and Scholarship Interests

  • Ethics, metaethics, moral phenomenology, philosophy of emotion, trust studies, environmental ethics

Awards and Honors

  • Teaching for Tomorrow Faculty Award, Omicron Delta Kappa , 2013