Dana S. Belu, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Philosophy, Chair

Dr. Dana Belu

LCH B316
(310) 243-3487
Office hours: Mon.Wed. 10:00 -1:00 pm, Wed. 5:00 - 7:00 pm, Th. 11:30 - 3:30 pm and by appointment.

Dr. Belu teaches courses in Continental Philosophy, Philosophy of Technology, History of Philosophy and Feminist Philosophy. Her current research focuses on phenomenological interpretations of the relationship between technology and gender. Dr. Belu was a Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy - Brooklyn College, 2004-2005 and a Research Fellow @ The Center for Subjectivity Research; Copenhagen, Denmark 2005-2006. She has been teaching at Cal-State Dominguez Hills University since 2006. Dr. Belu earned her doctorate in Philosophy from Villanova University.

Works in progress:

  • “On the Harnessing of Birth in The Technical Age” in The Routledge Companion to the Philosophy of Technology, ed. J. Pitt. Forthcoming 2016.
  • “The Question Concerning a Vital Technology: Heidegger’s Influence on Andrew Feenberg’s Critical Theory” in Andrew Feenberg & Critical Theory, ed. D. Arnold. Forthcoming 2016.
  • “The Gigantic” [Das Riesige] & “Enframing” [Das Gestell] in The Cambridge Heidegger Lexicon, ed. M. Wrathall. Forthcoming 2015.
  • The Motherless Age: A Heideggerian Interpretation of Reproductive Technology

Fall 2015 Teaching Schedule:

Philosophy 120: Critical Reasoning - Mon./Wed. 1:00 - 2:15 pm 
Philosophy 316: Ethics - Mon./Wed. 2:30 - 3:45 pm 

Additional Teaching & Service Activities:

  • Humanities Program Graduate Faculty
  • Member of The ​​Women's Studies Advisory Board
  • CSUDH Senator