Frank Schalow, Ph.D.

Professor of Philosophy
University Research ProfessorFrank Schalow


Office: LA 383
Phone: 504-280-6815

Dr. Schalow's webpage


Frank Schalow received his B.A. from the University of Denver, and his M.A. and Ph.D. from Tulane University. His areas of specialization include 19th and 20th century German thought, Phenomenology, and Continental Philosophy.

He has published numerous books, including: Toward a Phenomenology of Addiction (2017), The Incarnality of Being (2006), Heidegger and the Quest for the Sacred (2001), The Renewal of the Heidegger-Kant Dialogue (1992), and, most recently, the edited volumes Heidegger, Translation, and the Task of Thinking: Essays in Honor of Parvis Emad (2011), and The Linguistic Dimension of Kant's Thought (2014). Currently, he is co-editor of the international journal, Heidegger Studies, which is published in three languages (English, German, and French).

At the University of New Orleans, he has served on both the Tenure and Promotion committee and the
Graduate Council.

Courses Taught

PHIL 1000: Introduction to Philosophy
PHIL 1200: Social Ethics
PHIL 2201: Ethics
PHIL 3001: Senior Honors Thesis
PHIL 3030: Individual Senior Seminar
PHIL 3232: Medical Ethics
PHIL 3331: Continental Rationalism