David Alethea, is
a professor of philosophy at the University of Hawai‘i–West
O‘ahu. He brings a keen intellect to his classroom. He also
has the ability to make clear difficult philosophical concepts
and has an obvious love for his discipline. Alethea knows his subject
thoroughly and is eager to transmit his consummate knowledge to
his students. He is a true philosopher who exemplifies the subject
in which he teaches.
Alethea constantly encourages his students to share their own opinions
and ideas in class. His students are left free to develop their
ideas after testing them out against his own presentations. The
courses he teaches cover the whole spectrum of philosophy, from
ancient Greece to modern existentialism. Alethea’s students
call him challenging, brilliant and passionate.