Haridas Heitz, Associate Professor



Office: 265 Social Sciences & Humanities

Tel: 405-744-9235

Email: marty.heitz@okstate.edu

Spring 2023 Office Hours: MW, 2:00-3:00 and R, 2:00-3:00 (and 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 


  • PHIL 1023.31080 Who Do You Think You Are? (H) MWF 12:30-1:20 pm CLB 321
  • PHIL 3943.24237 Asian Philosophy (H) MWF 11:30-12:20 pm CLB 201
  • PHIL 3943.31083 Asian Philosophy (H) TR 12:00-1:15 pm CLB 112