Marty Heitz, Associate Professor



Office: 265 Murray Hall

Tel: 405-744-9235


Office Hours: MW 2-3 pm and T 2-3 by appointment.



Dr. Heitz is co-editing a forthcoming book entitled Practical Wisdom in the Age of Technology and will be contributing a chapter of his own titled “The Screening of Reality: A Phenomenological Perspective on the Computer Screen.” He is also spearheading an effort to establish a Center for Mindful Inquiry together with Dr. Bruce Ackerson, Professor of Physics, and Dr. Nik Dalal, Professor of Management Systems and Information Technology. The goal is for this interdisciplinary center to be housed in the Philosophy Department.

Curriculum Vitae


  • BA in Physics & Philosophy, Lake Forest College, Lake Forest, Illinois
  • MA in Philosophy, University of Hawaii at Manoa
  • Ph.D. in Philosophy, University of Hawaii at Manoa 


  • Chinese Philosophy
  • Existential Phenomenology
  • Comparative Mysticism

Summer 2019 Class Schedule

  • PHIL 1213.43202 Philosophies of Life Jul 8 to Aug 2 MTWR 12 Noon-2:40 pm ANSI 125

Fall 2019 Class Schedule

  • HONR 1000.71002 The Art of Mindful Living MWF 10:30-11:20 am CLB 222
  • PHIL 1213.62941 Philosophies of Life TR 12:30-1:45 pm ES 302
  • PHIL 3943.62737 Asian Philosophy MWF 12:30-1:20 pm CLB 319
  • PHIL 3943.62738 Asian Philosophy MWF 3:30-4:20 pm CLB 218