Kaloyan Hariskov

General education professor


  • Dip., University of Sofia Bulgaria, 1990
  • M.A., University of South Carolina, 1995
  • Ph.D., University of South Carolina, 2003


Doctoral dissertation, "The Subject of Change in Aristotle's Metaphysics"; master of arts thesis, "Plato's Ontological System"


American Philosophical Association, Society for Ancient Greek Philosophy, Aristotelian Society

Publications and Presentations

  • "Readings in the History of Æsthetics: An Open-Source Reader;" Plato's Phaedrus, Plato's Ion, University of South Carolina Philosophy Journal, 2006
  • "Aristotle's Concept of Form in Coming into Being by Art," Ergon, University of South Carolina Philosophy Journal, 2005
  • "Plato's Concept of Being" presented and included in Vol. IV of the International Philosophy Seminars in Dubrovnik, Croatia, 1998

Lectures and presentations

  • "Intelligent Design Issue," Savannah College of Art and Design, 2006
  • "Basic Features and Implications of David Hume's 'Fork,'" Kingwood College, 2006
  • "Principles of Moral Reasoning," Eastfield College, 2006
  • "The Acquisition of Virtue in Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics," Caldwell College, 2005
  • "'All Things Were Together': The Inability of Aristotle's Predecessors to Explain Change," Westfield State College, 2004
  • "Aristotelian and Contemporary Notions of Integrity as a Moral Imperative," University of South Carolina, 2003
  • "Moral Knowledge in Aristotle," University of South Carolina, 2002
  • "The Concept of Time in Aristotle and Augustine," University of South Carolina, 2001
  • "The Unity of Form and Matter in Living Things," South Carolina State University, 2000
  • "Forms of Natural Substances in Aristotle," South Carolina State University, 1999
  • "The Moral Good in Plato, Aristotle and Kant," University of South Carolina, 1998
  • "Aristotle's Criticism of Plato in Metaphysics Z," University of South Carolina, 1997
  • "Some Philosophical Aspects in Ancient Greek Mythology," University of South Carolina, 1996