Résumé Evan Roane


  • October 2014 - Present Nashville Software School Nashville, TN Apprentice Web Developer
    • Web technologies: HTML/CSS, JavaScript, AngularJS, and ASP.NET
    • Native applications in Windows using C# and Microsoft SQL Server
  • December 2014 - Present Independent Web Developer Nashville, TN
    • Part-time web development
  • June 2014 - Present The Carraway Center for Teaching and Learning Nashville, TN Academic Tutor
    • Teach workshops on effective writing strategies, critical reading skills, and academic study skills
    • Individual instruction for high school and middle school students for standardized tests (ISEE, PSAT, SAT, & ACT) and academic classes
  • August 2010 - May 2014 St. Thomas' Episcopal School Houston, TX Upper School Teacher
    • Taught Advanced Placement English Language and Composition, Philosophy, and Creative Writing
    • Planned and implement rigorous AP curriculum resulting in a 76%-97% pass rate in 2010-2014
    • Designed and implement a challenging curriculum in the history of philosophy from ancient Greek to contemporary American thought
  • December 2009 - May 2014 Houston Community College Houston, TX Adjunct Professor of Philosophy
    • Taught in-person and hybrid introductory classes in Philosophy, Ethics, Symbolic Logic, and the Humanities
  • May 2008 - September 2008 Baylor Graduate School Waco, TX Assistant Web Designer
    • Organized university-wide project to create useful departmental and faculty websites for prospective graduate students
    • Prepared content and managed the development of new faculty websites
    • Designed graphics for flyers and publications


  • September 2009 - January 2010 University of Warwick Coventry, England Master of Arts in Philosophy
    • Dissertation: "Spinoza's Therapy of the Emotions"
  • August 2004 - May 2008 Baylor University Waco, TX Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy
    • Baylor Interdisciplinary Core
    • Honors College
  • January 2006 - May 2006 Maastricht University Maastricht, Netherlands
    • Spring semester study abroad and Mediterranean travel

Community Involvement

  • August 2011 - May 2014 Mock Trial Faculty Coach St. Thomas' Episcopal School
    • Led team to 1st place in regional competition advancing to the state level and won “Most Professional” award in 2012
    • 1st runner-up at regional competition in 2013 and 2014
  • 2010 - Present Journal Referee The New Mexico-Texas Philosophical Society September 2009 - January 2010
  • Editorial Board Member Plí, the Warwick Journal of Philosophy
    • Vetted citations and evaluated the validitity of arguments in papers submitted for publication


  • In Print:
    • Roane, Evan. "The Reemergence of Spinoza's Conatus in the Political Sphere." Southwest Philosophical Studies. (2011). Pre-print draft is available at PhilPapers. Please cite print version.
  • Online: