Advisor to the Vice-President

Dr. David-Hillel RubenDr. David-Hillel Ruben

Advisor to the Vice-President
email: rubend@arcadia.edu

Dr. David-Hillel Ruben has a BA from Dartmouth College (USA) and a PhD from Harvard University. He began his career at the University of Edinburgh as tutor and subsequently has held lectureships at Glasgow, Essex and City Universities. He was made a professor at the LSE in 1994 and has been at Birkbeck on a part-time basis since 2004. His research interests are in the Philosophy of the Social Sciences and the Philosophy of Action. He has published books on Marxism, Social Holism, Explanation and Action. He is currently writing on the Idea of Traditions.