Professor of Philosophy
Associate Dean of Faculty Success and Research
College of Humanities and the Arts
PhD Philosophy, Vanderbilt University
BA Philosophy, University of Texas, Austin
Jason Aleksander joined SJSU in August 2018 as Professor of Philosophy and Associate Dean of Faculty Success and Research for the College of Humanities and the Arts. His academic research is primarily in the areas of medieval and Renaissance philosophy, Dante studies, and the philosophy of religion. Before coming to SJSU, Jason served as Associate Dean of the College of Letters and Sciences at National University, headquartered in La Jolla, CA. Prior to moving to California, he was a department chair and Associate Professor of Philosophy at Saint Xavier University in Chicago, IL. Jason is an alumnus of the University of Texas at Austin and Vanderbilt University.