2008–2012, University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa, Philosophy, Ph.D.
Qualifying exams: Epistemology
Language exam: Japanese
Dissertation title: "Watsuji Tetsurō and the Subject of Aesthetics" (pdf)
Dissertation defense date: October 23, 2012
Graduation date: December 15, 2012
Carl's areas of philosophical specialization are Japanese philosophy (especially the Kyoto School), Chinese philosophy (especially Confucianism), aesthetics, and epistemology. He also has an interest in Plato, early modern philosophy, feminist philosophy, American philosophy, Eastern Christianity, and the intersection of computer science with philosophy.
2006–2008, University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa, Philosophy, M.A.
2000–2004, Furman University, Philosophy and Computer Science, B.A.
Modern Japanese, classical Japanese, classical Chinese
Amazon Web Services, Apache, Bash/Unix scripting, Django, Docker, Excel, Express, Fabric, Git, Joomla, Jquery, MySQL, Node, Nginx, Photoshop, Postgres, Powerpoint, PMWiki, Rails, RabbitMQ, React, Sass, Sublime Text, Vue, Webpack, Word