The School of Arts & Sciences

Department of Humanities

Rami el Ali

Rami el Ali, Ph.D., is an assistant professor of Philosophy and the director of LAU’s philosophy program in the Department of Humanities. 
Before joining LAU in fall 2014, Ali completed his Ph.D. at the University of Miami in Florida, USA, where his dissertation, Illusionism: Making the Problem of Hallucinations Disappear, received the David John Ruggiero Award for best dissertation in the Humanities. His primary research focuses on the philosophy of mind with an emphasis on perception. He is currently completing a book manuscript on hallucinations.
Ali also works on the Phenomenological movement, and the philosophy of digital technology. More details can be found on his personal website (

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