Monica Berrier

Instructor, University of Wisconsin - Stout
English and Philosophy Department
College of Arts, Communications, Humanities and Social Sciences

Office: 377E Harvey Hall
Phone: 715-232-2885
Email: berrierm@uwstout.edu

Research Interests: My research interests are in the role of creativity in the artistic process, the relation of art and sport, the nature of the aesthetic attitude, and aesthetic judgment. I am specifically interested in aesthetic judgment in the art of classical dressage.

Education

    • Ph D Philosophy
      University of Minnesota
      Minneapolis, MN, United States, 2011
    • MA Philosophy
      University of Minnesota
      Minneapolis, MN, United States, 2006
    • BA Philosophy
      Butler University
      Indianapolis, IN, United States, 2003

Work Experience

    Academic - Post-Secondary

      • University of Wisconsin - Stout
        Instructor
        2012 -
      • Minnesota State University
        Instructor
        2011 - 2012
      • University of Minnesota
        Instructor
        2006 - 2012
      • Normandale Community College
        Instructor
        2010 - 2011

Presentations

    Paper

    • Berrier, M. (2003). Functionalism, Reductionism, and Levels of Organization. Undergraduate Research Conference,
    • Berrier, M. (2002). Is it Possible to Answer the Question `What is Art?'? My Answer: No.. Undergraduate Research Conference,

Grants, Contracts, and Sponsored Research

    Grant

    • Berrier, M. Sponsored by Butler Summer Institute (Funded).

Awards, Fellowships, Honors, and Scholarships

    Fellowship

    • May Brodbeck Advanced Graduate Student Dissertation Fellowship, Department of Philosophy, University of Minnesota (2009)
    • Swenson-Kierkegaard Fellowship Recipient, Department of Philosophy, University of Minnesota (2008)
    • Graduate Research Partnership Program Fellowship Recipient, Department of Philosophy, University of Minnesota (2007)
    • Graduate Research Partnership Program Fellowship Recipient, Department of Philosophy, University of Minnesota (2005)

    Honor

    • Dean's List, Butler University (2003)
    • Dean's List, Butler University (2002)

    Award

    • Award for Excellence in Philosophy, Butler University (2002)

Service

    Department / School

    • Discussion Leader for student discussion groups, Honors Colloquium (September 25,2014 - Present)
    • Committee Member, CAHSS Governance Committee (September 2013 - May 2015)