Kurt joined the University in April 2014. He is the Programme Officer of the University's Programme in the Liberal Arts and Sciences (PLAS), responsible for the administrative running of PLAS and contributes to the programme's development and evaluation processes.
Kurt is currently a PhD candidate at Staffordshire University, working on a thesis analysing the ethics and politics of narrating trauma in institutional contexts, with a particular focus on the work of Michel Foucault and Judith Butler. Kurt graduated with a BA (Hons) in Philosophy in November 2012. In 2014, he completed an M.A. degree (by research) in Philosophy with a dissertation titled "Exploring Michel Foucault's Move from Power and Knowledge to Ethics and the Self".
Kurt is also a casual lecturer at the University of Malta, and lectures on Foucault, Butler, feminist theory, ethics, democratic theory, medical sociology, and narratives of illness, disability and trauma.