Faculty and Staff
BA Philosophy - Christopher Newport University, VA
PhD Philosophy - New School for Social Research, NYC
Courses Taught: Introduction to Philosophy, Asian Philosophy, Zen Buddhism, Phenomenology, Environmental Philosophy
Research Area: 19th/20th Century German Philosophy, Asian Philosophy, Environmental Philosophy
BA Philosophy University of Missouri
MA Philosophy University of Missouri
PhD Philosophy The Ohio State University
Courses Taught: Ethical Theory, Metaphysics, Philosophy of Language, Philosophy of Religion, Business and Professional Ethics, and Advanced Philosophy of Religion
(Department Chair and Director of the International Studies Curriculum)
BA Yale University
PhD Philosophy Brown University
Courses Taught: Introduction to Logic, Theory of Knowledge, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Science, and Medical Ethics.
Research Area: Philosophical Naturalism, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Science, Medical Ethics, Utilitarianism, Evil, and Immigration
BA Philosophy, BA Political Science - Michigan State University
MA and PhD Philosophy - University of Colorado, Boulder
Courses Taught: Introduction to Logic, History of Philosophy I, Symbolic Logic
Research Area: Ancient Philosophy, Metaphysics
BA University of Wisconsin - Madison
PhD University of Wisconsin - Madison
Courses Taught: Introduction to Philosophy, Introduction to Ethics, Political Philosophy, Philosophy of Art, Philosophy of Film, Latin American Philosophy, Ethics of Propaganda, and Philosophy of Love, Sex and Friendship.
Research Areas: Philosophy of Art, Philosophy of Film, Political Philosophy, Feminism, and Ethics.
BA Philosophy and Psychology University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire
MA and PhD Philosophy Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Courses Taught: Introduction to Philosophy, Multicultural Philosophy in the United States, International Multicultural Philosophy, Feminism and Philosophy, Philosophical Concepts in Literature, History of Philosophy II: Modern Philosophy, and American Philosophy.
Research Area: American Philosophy, Feminism, and Modern Philosophy.
Academic Department Associate
William E. Felch ( - 1978)
Paul E. Rasmussen (1969-1988)
French philosopher Rene Descartes, History of Modern Philosophy, and Philosophy of Religion
David L. Miller (1970-2004)
British/ American philosopher Alfred North Whitehead, Process Philosophy, and Philosophy of Creativity
Kenneth Maly (1979-2005)
German phenomenologist Martin Heidegger, existentialism, history of philosophy (especially Greek philosophy) environmental philosophy