Michael   D.  Jaworski

Lecturer II  

Office: ELABS 269A
Email: michael.jaworski@utrgv.edu

Dr. Michael D. Jaworski

  • Areas of Expertise

    • Applied Ethics
    • Philosophy of Mind
    • Philosophy of Language
    • Philosophy of Religion
    • Moral Theory
  • Education

    • PhD, Philosophy, The Ohio State University, 2010
    • BA, Philosophy, Bowling Green State University, 1998




Selected Publications


  • Michael Jaworski. "Was Boyd Truly Born Again?," Justified and Philosophy: Shoot First, Think Later. Chicago, IL: Open Court, January (1st Quarter/Winter) 2015.



Selected Presentations


  • Michael Jaworski. "The Prisoner's Dilemma and the Divine Leviathan," Rio Grande Valley Atheists Meeting, Rio Grande Valley Atheists, Roosevelt's at 7 (April 2017)

  • Michael Jaworski. "Animal Morality," Rio Grande Valley Atheists Meeting, Rio Grande Valley Atheists, Roosevelt's at 7 (April 2016)

  • Michael Jaworski. "Morality: Objective or Subjective?," Ethics Bowl Orientation Meeting, UTRGV Campus (September 2015)

  • Michael Jaworski. "Morality: Objective or Subjective?," Sharyland High School, Sharyland High School (May 2015)

  • Michael Jaworski. Must Morality Have a Basis in God?: A Debate, Rio Grande Valley Atheists @ UTPA; Church of the King, UTPA Campus (October 2014)

  • Michael Jaworski. "The Prisoner's Dilemma and the Divine Leviathan," Faculty Lecture Series, Atheist Student Organization, UTPA Campus (March 2014)

  • Michael Jaworski. An Honest Conversation About Christianity and Atheism, Intervarsity Christian Fellowship, UTPA Campus (February 2014)

  • Michael Jaworski. "Truth, Information, and Responsibility," Faculty Lecture Series, Atheist Student Organization, UTPA Campus (October 2013)

  • Michael Jaworski. "Animal Morality," Faculty Lecture Series, Atheist Student Organization, UTPA Campus (April 2013)

  • Michael Jaworski. "God of the Gaps," Faculty Lecture Series, Atheist Student Organization, UTPA Campus (October 2012)

Previous Courses