Curriculum Vitae

Education:

Current:

2018:





Publications & Presentations:

Nov. 12-13, 2018:





0ct. 7-10, 2018:




April 2018:



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Apr. 20-21, 2018:



Apr. 13-14, 2018:



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Apr. 7, 2017



Feb. 17-18, 2017:



Academic Affiliations:

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Member Since 2018:

Indiana Epsilon Chapter, Secretary Emeritus:

Teaching Experience:

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Qualifications & Certifications:


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Honors & Awards:

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2014-2018:

Doctoral Student in Sociocultural Anthropology,
Yale University, New Haven, CT

B.S. in Architecture, Summa Cum Laude
Ball State University, Muncie, IN
Concentrations: Philosophy, Honors Program
Thesis: “Paper-Thin: The Contingency of Post-Industrial Realities,”
Advised by Sarah E. Vitale, Ph.D.,

Dept. of Philosophy & Religious Studies

On the Spatial Politics of Lawns:
Community Preservation in Flint, MI

Benjamin M. Slightom
Presentation
Mellon Faculty Diversity Conference
Queens College CUNY, Queens, NY

In & Out of Control: 
an Examination of the Role of Tools in Architectural Authorship

James F. Kerestes, Benjamin M. Slightom, & Alayna N. Davidson
Presentation, Design Communications Association Conference Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

The House has Eyes, or How Objects Haunt Our Present 
Benjamin M. Slightom 
Publication, Stance: an International Undergraduate Philosophy Journal 11 (2018): 68-79.

The House has Eyes, or How Objects Haunt Our Present 
Benjamin M. Slightom
Presentation, Dept. of Philosophy & Religious Studies
Ball State University, Muncie, IN

The Gaze of Objects
Benjamin M. Slightom
Accepted, Undergraduate Philosophy Conference
Gonzaga University, Spokane, WA

A Wing-Back Shaped Hole
Benjamin M. Slightom 
Accepted, Midwestern Undergraduate Philosophy Conference, Creighton University, Omaha NE

The Second Subjectivity of Objects
Benjamin M. Slightom 
Accepted, Undergraduate Philosophy Conference
University of North Texas, Denton, TX

Objects of our Own
Benjamin M. Slightom
Presentation, Phi Sigma Tau Undergraduate Conference 
University of Scranton, Scranton, PA

Against Wholeness in Architecture
Benjamin M. Slightom
Presentation, Honors Undergraduate Fellowship Committee
Ball State University, Muncie, IN

Anti-Oedipus as a Spatial Persuader
Benjamin M. Slightom
Presentation,
Honors Undergraduate Salon
Ball State University, Muncie, IN

Vagrants, Vandals, & Thieves:
Prefiguring Post-Capitalist Societies in the American Midwest
Benjamin M. Slightom
Presentation, Dept. of Philosophy & Religious Studies
Ball State University, Muncie, IN

The Rise of the Critical Manipulator
Benjamin M. Slightom 
Presentation, Undergraduate Research Conference
Butler University, Indianapolis, IN

Subversive Knowledge & the Negation of the City
Benjamin M. Slightom
Presentation, Phi Sigma Tau Undergraduate Conference, University of Scranton, Scranton, PA

American Anthropological Association

American Studies Association

Phi Sigma Tau, International Philosophy Honor Society

Yale College Writing Center, Writing Partner
Yale University, New Haven, CT

Teaching Fellow
Yale University, New Haven, CT

Anthropology of Japan Faculty Search Committee
Dept. of Anthropology, Yale University, New Haven, CT

Steering Committee, Ethnography & Social Theory Colloquium
Dept. of Anthropology, Yale University, New Haven, CT

Academic Space Committee
Dept. of Anthropology, Yale University, New Haven, CT

Professional Practice Faculty Search Committee
Dept. of Architecture, Ball State University, New Haven, CT

Masters of Architecture Advisory Committee
Dept. of Architecture, Ball State University, Muncie, IN

Stance: an International Undergraduate Philosophy Journal
Associate Editor &
Lead Graphic Designer, Volume 11
Content Editor &
Graphic Designer, Volume 10

Glue
Editor-in-Chief, Volume 14
Content Editor, Volume 13
Contributing Editor, Volume 13

Associate Faculty Search Committee
Honors College, Ball State University, Muncie, IN

Foundations of Design Faculty Search Committee
Dept. of Architecture, Ball State University, Muncie, IN

IRB Human Subjects Research
Yale University, New Haven, CT
Ball State University, Muncie, IN

Adobe Creative Cloud

Rhinoceros 6.0

Microsoft Office Suite

Graphic Design

Content & Copy Editing

Interviewing & Transcription

Academic Honors in Writing
Ball State University, Muncie, IN

Joe & Carol Trimmer Award for Outstanding Senior Thesis, Nominee, Ball State University Muncie, IN

Philosophy Essay Prize, Ball State University, Muncie, IN
Essay: “The House has Eyes, or How Objects Haunt Our Present”

4.0 in Philosophy, Ball State University, Muncie, IN

Philosophy Essay Prize, Ball State University, Muncie, IN
Essay: “Subversive Knowledge & the Negation of the City”

Student Presentation Award
Ball State University, Muncie, IN

4.0 in Philosophy
Ball State University, IN

ASPiRE Grant Recipient
Ball State University, IN

Honors Undergraduate Fellow
Ball State University, IN

Longevity Award,
Student Voluntary Services,
Ball State University, IN

Honors Standing
Ball State University, IN

Dean’s List Recipient
Ball State University, IN

Presidential Scholarship Recipient, Ball State University, IN