Departmental Faculty

Zev Berger

William (Zev) Berger

Affiliated Faculty

Assistant Professor of Practice, Department of Political Economy & Moral Science

Social Sciences 111B Office Hours: Tuesday 3:30PM-5:30PM, Wednesday 3:00PM-4:00PM via Zoom
Justin Bruner

Justin Bruner

Affiliated Faculty

Associate Professor, Department of Political Economy & Moral Science

  • Political philosophy
  • Social epistemology
  • Philosophy of biology
Social Sciences 219  
Allen Buchanan

Allen E. Buchanan

Laureate Professor of Philosophy

  • Ethics
  • Political philosophy
  • Philosophy of international law
Social Sciences 218 Office Hours: By Appointment Only
Thomas Christiano

Thomas Christiano

Department Head

Professor

  • Political philosophy
Social Sciences 207 Office Hours: By appointment
Juan Comesaña

Juan Comesaña

Affiliated Faculty

Professor

  • Epistemology
  • Decision theory
Social Sciences 216B
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Anthony S. Gillies

Sherwin Scott Professor of Philosophy

  • Logic and language
  • Formal epistemology
  • Rational choice
Social Sciences 205 Office Hours: By Appointment
Trevor Hedberg

Trevor Hedberg

Assistant Professor of Practice

Honors College

  • Applied ethics
  • Ethics
Social Sciences 211A Office Hours: Wednesday, Friday 12:00PM-1:30PM; Other times by appointment
Terry Horgan

Terry Horgan

Professor, Emeritus

  • Philosophy of mind
  • Epistemology
  • Decision theory
Social Sciences 209
Laura Howard

Laura Howard

Associate Professor, Career Track

  • Medical ethics
  • Moral distress
  • Nursing ethics
Social Sciences 201
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Keith Lehrer

Regents Professor, Emeritus

Research Fellow, Freedom Center

Michael McKenna

Michael McKenna

Professor

Director, Graduate Admissions

  • Free will
  • Action theory
  • Moral psychology
Social Sciences 226B  
Bill Oberdick

Bill Oberdick

Assistant Professor of Practice

  • Philosophy of mind
Social Sciences 111A Office Hours: Thursday 3:00PM-5:00PM in Social Sciences 111A or via Zoom      
Guido Pincione

Guido Pincione

Professor

  • Political philosophy
Social Sciences 225 Office Hours: Monday 4:30PM-6:30PM, Friday 1:30PM-2:30PM in Social Science 225      
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Marga Reimer

Professor

  • Philosophy of language
  • Philosophy of mind
  • Philosophy of psychology
Social Sciences 216A Office Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 2:00PM-2:50PM via Zoom
Dan Russell

Dan Russell

Professor

  • Well-being
  • Moral-virtue development
  • Social-political institutions & economy
Social Sciences 239A
Carolina Sartorio

Carolina Sartorio

Affiliated Faculty

Professor

  • Metaphysics
  • Action
  • Moral responsibility
Social Sciences 214
David Schmidtz

David Schmidtz

Kendrick Professor, Philosophy

Eller Chair, Service-Dominant Logic

Director, Freedom Center

  • Environmental ethics
  • Rational choice
  • Ideal theory
Social Sciences 229  
Houston Smit

Houston Smit

Associate Professor

  • Kant
  • Early modern philosophy
  • Medieval philosophy
Social Sciences 220C
Mark Timmons

Mark Timmons

Professor

Director, Graduate Studies

  • Metaethics
  • Normative ethical theory
  • Kant’s ethics.
Social Sciences 226A Office Hours: By Appointment
Joseph Tolliver

Joseph Tolliver

Associate Professor

Social Sciences 204
Jason Turner

Jason Turner

Professor

  • Metaphysics
  • Logic and language
  • Philosophical logic
Social Sciences 216C
Peter Vanderschraaf

Peter Vanderschraaf

Affiliated Faculty

Professor, Department of Political Economy & Moral Science

Social Sciences 228A Office Hours: Friday 10:00AM-12:00PM and by appointment; either Social Science 228A or via Zoom.
Steven Wall

Steven Wall

Professor

  • Political philosophy
Social Sciences 233 Office Hours: Tuesday 3:30PM-4:30PM  
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Jonathan Weinberg

Professor

Social Sciences 220A Office Hours: Tuesday 9:30AM-11:00AM via Zoom