Department Chair

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

Simon D. Feldman

Chair of the Department of Philosophy, Associate Professor of Philosophy

Ethics • Moral psychology • Feminist philosophy • Philosophy of law


Faculty

Lindsay Crawford, Assistant Professor of Philosophy

Lindsay Crawford

Assistant Professor of Philosophy

Epistemology • Metaethics • History of philosophy


Andrew Pessin, Professor of Philosophy

Andrew Pessin

Professor of Philosophy

Early modern philosophy • Philosophy of Religion • Metaphysics • Jewish philosophy • Zionism


Derek Turner, Class of '43 Professor of Philosophy, Karla Heurich Harrison '28 Director of the Goodwin-Niering Center for the Environment

Derek Turner

Class of '43 Professor of Philosophy, Karla Heurich Harrison '28 Director of the Goodwin-Niering Center for the Environment

Philosophy of science • Philosophy of biology • Environmental philosophy


Larry Vogel, Professor of Philosophy

Larry Vogel

Professor of Philosophy

Ethics • Applied ethics • Phenomenology and existentialism


Kristin Pfefferkorn, Associate Professor Emeritus of Philosophy

Kristin Pfefferkorn

Associate Professor Emeritus of Philosophy

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


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