Nicolas Delon


Below is the list of the main courses I have taught, along with links to sample syllabi. All were taught as solo instructor, unless otherwise indicated.

University of Chicago Law School (2017-2018)


  • law and philosophy workshop [schedule] (co-taught with Prof. Nussbaum)

New York University, Animal Studies, undergraduate (2014-2017)


  • ethics and animals (fall 2014, 2015) [syllabus]
  • topics in animal studies: keeping animals (spring 2015, 2016, 2017) [syllabus]
  • animal minds (spring 2015, 2016, 2017) [syllabus]
  • food, animals and the environment (summer 2015, 2016) [syllabus]

Aix-Marseille Université, Philosophy, undergraduate (2013-2014)


  • philosophy of science / epistemology (L1S2) (le naturalisme) [syllabus]
  • introduction to ethics (L2S4) (philosophie morale et politique) [syllabus]
  • introduction to analytic philosophy (M1S2) [syllabus]
  • readings in English: metaethics (M1S1, M1S2) [syllabus]

Université de Picardie Jules Verne, Philosophy, undergraduate (2010-2013)


  • philosophical methodology (« exercices philosophiques ») (L1S1, 2010, 2011, 2012)
  • philosophical methodology: action (« exercices philosophiques ») (L2S3, 2012)
  • aesthetics (images et imagination) (L2S3, 2011)
  • history of philosophy: animals (âmes, animaux, machines) (L2S4, 2011)