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Lawrence Hatab

  • Lawrence Hatab
  • Professor & Eminent Scholar
  • Philosophy & Religious Studies
  • 9020 Batten Arts and Letters
  • Norfolk, VA 23529
  • 757-683-3865
  • lhatab@odu.edu
  • Education

    Fordham University, 1976
    Major: Philosophy
    Degree: Ph. D.
    Villanova University, 1971
    Major: Philosophy
    Degree: M.A.
    Villanova University, 1968
    Major: Philosophy
    Degree: B.A.
  • Expertise

    Ethics
    What is Democracy? / What is a College Education? / Myth and Rationality / Evolution and Creation / Existentialism / Ethics / Nietzsche and the Death of God / Ancient Greek Thought / Postmodernism
    Philosophy
    What is Democracy? / What is a College Education? / Myth and Rationality / Evolution and Creation / Existentialism / Ethics / Nietzsche and the Death of God / Ancient Greek Thought / Postmodernism
  • Charles O. and Elizabeth E. Burgess Award for Research, College of Arts and Letters, Old Dominion University
  • Inaugural award recipient for Senior Scholar Lecture Series, College of Arts and Letters, Old Dominion University
  • Most Inspiring Faculty Award, named by graduating Dominion Scholar, Yavar Moghimi, Old Dominion University
  • Named Louis I Jaffe Professor in the College Of Arts and Letters, Old Dominion University
  • Named University Professor at Old Dominion
  • Phi Beta Kappa, Tau, New York
  • Robert L. Stern Award for outstanding teaching in the College of Arts and Letters, Old Dominion
  • Student Senate Faculty of the Year Award, Old Dominion
  • University Nominee for the Robert Foster Cherry Award for Great Teaching, Baylor University
  • University Nominee for the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia Outstanding Faculty Award
  • University Nominee for TIAA/CREF Virginia Outstanding Faculty Award