Dr Rhett GAYLE

Dr Rhett GAYLE

Part-Time Staff


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Education
  • Ph.D. 2003 Philosophy, University of Colorado at Boulder
    ‘Multiplying Multiples: Multiple Personality Disorder and Personal Identity’
  • M.A. 1993 Philosophy, University of Colorado at Boulder
  • B.A. 1990 Philosophy (magna cum laude) and Psychology, University of Colorado at Boulder
Research Interests

Philosophy and Psychology; Philosophy of Education; Philosophy and Wisdom/Leadership; Taoism and the Complexity Sciences; Philosophy and Thinking across Culture: Quantum Mechanics esp. Entanglement and its applications in the macroscopic domain: gamification of education; cross cultural methods of abstraction and decision making under conditions of complexity; methods for inducing paradigm change.

Awards & Honors
  • University of Colorado at Boulder, Graduate Teaching Excellence Award, Spring 2001
  • University of Colorado at Boulder, Philosophy Departmental Dissertation Fellowship, Fall 2001
  • University of Colorado at Boulder, Residence Hall Teaching Award, Spring 2003
  • University of Colorado at Boulder, Residence Hall Teaching Award, Spring 2005
  • Marinus Smith Award (given by the University of Colorado at Boulder Parents’ Association for enriching undergraduate life at CU), Spring 2005
Selected Publications
  • ‘Befriending Wisdom’, Journal of Analytic Teaching and Philosophical Praxis 31, 1 (2011)
  • ‘After the Republic’, Philosophy of Management 10, 3 (2011): 7–24
  • ‘The Charisma of Evil’, in V. S. Harrison (ed), The History of Evil, volume V, 1900-1950 (Routledge: forthcoming, 2017)
  • Review of Paul Ormerod, Positive Linking: How Networks Can Revolutionise the World (Faber & Faber 2012):
    http://www.synthesisips.net/blog/positive-linking-a-review-by-rhettgayle/