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Oded Zipory, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Full-Time Faculty

School of Education and Health Sciences: Teacher Education


Email: Oded Zipory, Ph.D.
Phone: 937-229-3493
Website: Visit Site
Raymond L. Fitz Hall, Room 680N


  • Ph.D. in Philosophy of Education, Stanford University
  • M.A., Tel Aviv University
  • B.Ed. in History & Secondary School Education, Seminar Hakibutzim College (Israel)

Professional memberships

  • American Educational Research Association
  • The Philosophy of Education Society

Research interests

  • Philosophy of Education
  • Philosophy of Science
  • Existentialism, Christian Existentialism
  • Curriculum Studies 

Selected publications

Zipory, O. (forthcoming, featured essay). “Towards Non-Anthropocentric Hope in Environmental Education.” Philosophy of Education 2017. Urbana, IL: Philosophy of Education Society.

Zipory, O. “‘One Day is a Whole World’: Walter Benjamin and the Role of the Present in Education.” Philosophy of Education 2016. Urbana, IL: Philosophy of Education Society.

Zipory, O. "On Educating While Hoping for the Impossible: Gabriel Marcel’s Absolute Hope as a Rejection of Educational Instrumentalism.” Studies in Philosophy and Education (January, 2018) 37:4.

Zipory, O. “Intelligence.” Political Concepts: A Critical Lexicon (2014) 3.2.