Simon D. Feldman, Associate Professor of Philosophy, Chair of the Philosophy Department

Simon D. Feldman

Associate Professor of Philosophy, Chair of the Philosophy Department

Ethics • Moral psychology • Feminist philosophy • Philosophy of law


Andrew Pessin, Professor of Philosophy

Andrew Pessin

Professor of Philosophy

Early modern philosophy • Metaphysics • Philosophy of mind • Philosophy of language • Philosophy of religion


Kristin Pfefferkorn, Associate Professor of Philosophy

Kristin Pfefferkorn

Associate Professor of Philosophy

(On sabbatical Fall 2015)

Philosophy of art and architecture • Philosophy of film • Feminist philosophy • 19th and 20th-century continental philosophy • German Romanticism


Derek Turner, Professor of Philosophy, Associate Director of the Goodwin-Niering Center for the Environment

Derek Turner

Professor of Philosophy, Associate Director of the Goodwin-Niering Center for the Environment

(On sabbatical Fall 2015)

Philosophy of science • Philosophy of biology • Environmental philosophy


Larry Vogel, Professor of Philosophy

Larry Vogel

Professor of Philosophy

Ethics • Applied ethics • Phenomenology and existentialism


Michael Hughes

Adjunct Instructor of Philosophy

J. Melvin Woody, Professor Emeritus of Philosophy

J. Melvin Woody

Professor Emeritus of Philosophy

Existentialism • Philosophy of mind • Philosophy of psychiatry • Social and cultural theory • Philosophy of law • Philosophy of history


In Memoriam

Lester J. Reiss

Professor of Philosophy