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* = Highest Degree is M.A.
** = Highest Degree is B.A.

Asian = [A]
Black = [B]
Person with a Disability = [D]
Indigenous/Native = [I]
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transsexual, Queer = [LGBTQ]
Latina/o/Hispanic = [L/H]
Man = [M]
Middle Eastern/North African = [MENA]
Multi-Racial = [MR]
Not a Citizen of an Anglophone Country = [NC]
Other Non-White Self-Identification = [O]
Other gender = [OG]
Other Non-White Race = [OR]
Pacific Islander = [P]
Woman = [W]

Any information appearing after the abbreviations in an entry is further information specified by the philosopher herself or himself.

NamePositionAffiliated InstitutionLocationAreas of SpecializationSpecific Research InterestsSelf-Identification
Al-Saji, AliaAssociate Professor of PhilosophyMcGill UniversityMontreal, Quebec, Canada19th & 20th Century Philosophy, Contemporary Continental Philosophy, Continental Philosophy, European Philosophy, Existentialism, Feminist Philosophy, Phenomenology, Philosophy of Gender, Philosophy of Race, Post-Structuralism, Social and Political PhilosophyTime, Embodiment, Memory, Intersubjectivity, Feminism, Race/Ethnicity, Anti-Racism[W], [OR], [O], [MENA]
Al-Hasani, NadimD.Phil ResearcherUniversity of OxfordOxford, Oxfordshire, EnglandArabic Philosophy, Epistemology, Philosophy of Law, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of ReligionMetaphysics, Islamic Philosophy[MENA], Arab, Muslim
Ali, RamiAssistant ProfessorLebanese American UniversityBeirut, LebanonPhenomenology, Philosophy of MindPerception, Hallucinations, Theory of Mind/Mind Reading, Emmanuel Levinas, Video Games[MENA]
Almotahari, MahradAssistant ProfessorUniversity of Illinois at ChicagoChicago, Illinois, USAMetaphysics, Philosophy of Language[M], [MENA]
Bar On, Bat-AmiProfessorBinghamton University (SUNY)Binghamton, New York, USASocial and Political PhilosophyArmed Political Conflict, Refugees, Arendt[W], [LGBTQ], [MENA], [NC], Isreal
Budron, RobertGraduate StudentLoyola University ChicagoChicago, Illinois, USA19th & 20th Century Philosophy, Continental Philosophy, Existentialism, Phenomenology, Philosophy of Law, Philosophy of Race, Philosophy of Religion, Social and Political Philosophy[L/H], [M], [MENA], Mexican
Burke, Teresa BlankmeyerAssistant ProfessorGallaudet UniversityWashington, DC, USAApplied Ethics, Bioethics/Medical Ethics, Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, GRIDS+, Meta-Ethics, Normative Ethics, Philosophy of Disability[MENA], [MR], [D], [W], Deaf
Charlow, NateAssistant ProfessorUniversity of TorontoToronto, Ontario, CanadaLogic and Philosophy of Logic, Meta-Ethics, Philosophy of LanguageFormal Semantics, Philosophical Logic, Philosophical Linguistics, Conditionals, Modals, Expressivism[MENA], Iranian
Coronado, AmenaAssistant ProfessorCommunity College of PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia, Pennsylvania, USA19th & 20th Century Philosophy, Ancient Greek and Roman, Continental Philosophy, Ethics, European Philosophy, Existentialism, History of Philosophy[L/H], [MENA], [W]
Erkal, MerveGraduate StudentUniversity at Albany, SUNYAlbany, NYAncient Greek and Roman, Social and Political Philosophy[MENA], [NC], [W], Turkish
Hanna, NathanAssistant ProfessorDrexel UniversityPhiladelphia, Pennsylvania, USAEthics, Philosophy of Law[MENA], [MR], Egyptian
Harfouch, JohnAssistant Professor of PhilosophyUniversity of Alabama-HuntsvilleHuntsville, Alabama, USAArabic Philosophy, Contemporary Continental Philosophy, Continental Philosophy, Critical Theory, Early Modern Philosophy, European Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Metaphysics, Phenomenology, Philosophy of Mind, Social and Political Philosophy[MENA], [MR]
Hesni, SamiaGraduate Student*Massachusetts Institute of TechnologyCambridge, Massachusetts, USAPhilosophy of Language[MENA], [W]
Huerter, SofiaGraduate Student*University of WashingtonSeattle, Washington, USAApplied Ethics, Critical Theory, Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, Hermeneutics, Meta-Ethics, Normative Ethics, Philosophy of Intersectionality, Philosophy of Gender, Philosophy of LanguageAnimal Liberation, Moral Epistemology, Anarchafeminism[LGBTQ], [MENA], Algerian
Irmak, NurbayAssistant ProfessorBogazici UniversityIstanbul, TurkeyBioethics/Medical Ethics, Metaphysics[MENA], [NC]
Kaldas, AntoniosGraduate Student*Macquarie UniversitySydney, New South Wales, AustraliaPhilosophy of Cognitive Science, Philosophy of MindConsciousness, Attention[M], [MENA], Coptic Egyptian
Meisami, SayehAssistant ProfessorUniversity of DaytonDayton, Ohio, USAArabic PhilosophyShi'a philosophy, Islamic Epistemology, Mulla Sadra, Hamid al-Din Kirmani,[MENA], [W], Persian
Mizrahi, MotiAssistant ProfessorFlorida Institute of TechnologyMelbourne, Florida, USAEpistemology, Logic and Philosophy of Logic, Meta-Ethics, Moral Psychology, Philosophy of Religion, Philosophy of Science[MENA], [NC]
Pouryousefi, SarehAssistant ProfessorUniversity of NottinghamNottingham, UKApplied Ethics, Social and Political Philosophy[MENA], [W]
Romaya, BassamAssistant ProfessorUniversity of Massachusetts LowellLowell, Massachusetts, USAAesthetics and Philosophy of Art, Applied Ethics, Arabic Philosophy, Asian (e.g. Chinese, Indian, etc.) Philosophy, Comparative Philosophy, Philosophy of Intersectionality, Philosophy of Gender, Philosophy of Love and Sex, Philosophy of Race, Philosophy of Religion, Philosophy of Sexuality, Social and Political PhilosophyGLBTQ Philosophy, Philosophy of Peace and Nonviolence[LGBTQ], [MENA]
Tekin, SerifeAssistant ProfessorDaemen CollegeBuffalo, New York,Bioethics/Medical Ethics, Moral Psychology, Philosophy of Cognitive Science, Philosophy of Medicine, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Psychology, Philosophy of SciencePhilosophy of Psychiatry[MENA], [W]
Wilson, JessicaAssociate ProfessorUniversity of TorontoToronto, CanadaEpistemology, Metaphysics, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of ScienceMeta-metaphysics[MENA], [W], Iranian