Erin Ahlen-Rooney

Dance Instructor Erin Ahlen-Rooney - Continuing Education at Seattle Central College

Erin's approach to teaching is grounded in the belief that philosophy is not just an abstract exercise, but a practical tool for understanding the world around us. Her goal is to empower her students to think critically and engage in rigorous intellectual inquiry.

With a focus on cognitive science, Erin earned her PhD in philosophy. She has a deep understanding of how philosophy relates to the latest research in quantum field theory and consciousness. Whether she is leading a seminar on the ethics of emerging technologies or facilitating a discussion on the nature of consciousness, Erin brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the classroom.