Prof. M. Oele (Marjolein)

Professor - Department of Modern Languages and Cultures
Professor - Metaphysics and philosophical anthropology
Professor - Research Institute for Philosophy, Theology and Religious Studies
Professor - Radboud Institute for Culture and History

Prof. M. Oele (Marjolein)
Visiting address

Erasmusplein 1

Postal address

Postbus 9103

Working days Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

Marjolein Oele is Professor of Philosophy of the Humanities. The new Chair position she occupies is aimed at bridge building between the Faculty of PTR (Philosophy, Theology and Religious Studies) and the Faculty of Arts. Oele's research intertwines Ancient Philosophy, Continental Philosophy, and Environmental Philosophy. She is the author of "E-Co-Affectivity: Exploring Pathos at Life's Material Interfaces" (SUNY, 2020) and co-editor of "Ontologies of Nature: Continental Perspectives and Environmental Reorientations" (Springer, 2017). Her most recent book project thematizes a sense of loss in the relationship to our world, and is entitled "Elemental Loss: Shifting Constellations of Water, Fire, Air and Earth." Her articles have been published in a wide range of journals, including Ancient Philosophy, Configurations, Environmental Philosophy, Epochê, Radical Philosophy Review, and Research in Phenomenology.

Research theme
  • Environmental Humanities
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