Dr. Roi Benbassat
Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter (Jüdische Religionsphilosophie)
60325 Frankfurt am Main
Tel: +49 (0)69 798 33285
Dr. Roi Benbassat graduated in Philosophy and Music Composition at Tel Aviv University. He received his Master degree in Philosophy at University Sorbonne-Pantheon Paris 1 (Mémoire on ‚The Religiosity of Spinoza‘). He received his Ph.D in Philosophy at Tel-Aviv University in 2011, where he has also been teaching Socratic-Platonic Philosophy, Kant’s ethical and religious philosophy and Kierkegaard‘ thought. His dissertation entitled: The Relation between the Philosophical and the Religious: Reconsidering Kierkegaard’s Confrontation with Philosophy. Since 2013, during a Minerva Postdoctoral Fellowship (Max Planck Institute) at the institute of Comparative Ethics at Freie Universität Berlin, and a postdoctoral fellowship at the Maimonides Centre for Jewish Scepticism, his research expended into Jewish studies and focused on the work of the Israeli thinker Yeshayahu Leibowitz.