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NamePositionAffiliated InstitutionLocationAreas of SpecializationSpecific Research InterestsSelf-Identification
Anderson, Pamela SueProfessor of Modern European Philosophy of ReligionUniversity of OxfordOxford, Oxfordshire, United KingdomContemporary Continental Philosophy, Continental Philosophy, Critical Theory, Ethics, European Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy, Hermeneutics, Normative Ethics, Philosophy of Gender, Philosophy of Love and Sex, Philosophy of Religion, Psychoanalytic TheoryFeminist Philosophy of Religion, Contemporary French Philosophy[W]
Auestad, LenePrev. Research FellowPrev. University of OsloOslo/London19th & 20th Century Philosophy, American Indian Philosophy, Applied Ethics, Contemporary Continental Philosophy, Continental Philosophy, Critical Theory, Epistemology, Ethics, European Philosophy, Existentialism, Feminist Philosophy, Hermeneutics, Moral Psychology, Normative Ethics, Phenomenology, Philosophy of Action, Philosophy of Intersectionality, Philosophy of Gender, Philosophy of Psychology, Philosophy of Race, Philosophy of Social Science, Practical Reason, Psychoanalytic Theory, Social and Political PhilosophyPrejudice, Racism, Anti-Semitism, Sexism, Homophobia, Islamophobia, Memory, Trauma, Mourning, Object-Relations Theory, Hate Speech, Neo-Nationalism, Rhetoric, Conflict[NC], [W]
Barthold, LaurenAssociate Professor of Philosophy, Gender Studies Minor Director*Gordon CollegeWenham, Massachusetts, USAEthics, Feminist Philosophy, GRIDS+, Hermeneutics, Philosophy of Gender, Pragmatism, Social and Political PhilosophySocial identities, Religion[W]
Botts, TinaAssistant Professor of PhilosophyCalifornia State University, FresnoFresno, California, USAFeminist Philosophy, Hermeneutics, Philosophy of Law, Philosophy of Race, Social and Political Philosophy[MR], [W]
Curry, AgnesProfessorUniversity of Saint Joseph, ConnecticutWest Hartford, Conneticutt, USAEnvironmental Philosophy, Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, GRIDS+, Hermeneutics, Indigenous Philosophy, Phenomenology, Practical Reason[L/H], [W], Mexican
Ernst, WaltraudResearcherJohannes Kepler University LinzLinz, Austria19th & 20th Century Philosophy, Applied Ethics, Epistemology, Feminist Philosophy, GRIDS+, Hermeneutics, Philosophy of Biology, Philosophy of Computing, Information, and Technology, Philosophy of Gender, Philosophy of Love and Sex, Philosophy of Science, Philosophy of SexualityFeminist Epistemology[LGBTQ], [NC], [W]
Freschi, ElisaPost-DocInstitute for the Cultural and Intellectual History of Asia, Austrian Academy of SciencesVienna, AustriaAsian Philosophy, Comparative Philosophy, Epistemology, Hermeneutics, Logic and Philosophy of Logic, Philosophy of Language, Philosophy of ReligionIndian Philosophy, Epistemology of Linguistic Communication, Deontic Logic[W], [NC]
Gabriela, BalcarceResearcher PhDUniversidad de Buenos AiresBuenos Aires, Argentina19th & 20th Century Philosophy, Contemporary Continental Philosophy, Existentialism, Feminist Philosophy, Hermeneutics, Metaphysics, Phenomenology, Philosophy of Gender, Philosophy of SexualityFrench Philosophy, Deconstruction, Posthuman Philosophy[W]
Gordon, LewisProfessorUniversity of ConnecticutStorrs, Connecticut, USA19th & 20th Century Philosophy, Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art, African and Africana Philosophy, African American Philosophy, Ancient Greek and Roman, Asian (e.g. Chinese, Indian, etc.) Philosophy, Continental Philosophy, Critical Theory, Ethics, European Philosophy, Existentialism, Hermeneutics, History of Philosophy, Meta-Ethics, Metaphysics, Moral Psychology, Normative Ethics, Phenomenology, Philosophy of Education, Philosophy of Intersectionality, Philosophy of Gender, Philosophy of Law, Philosophy of Love and Sex, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Physics, Philosophy of Psychology, Philosophy of Race, Philosophy of Religion, Philosophy of Science, Philosophy of Sexuality, Philosophy of Social Science, Philosophy of the Americas, Post-Structuralism, Pragmatism, Psychoanalytic Theory, Social and Political PhilosophyPhilosophy of Existence, Philosophy in Film, Literature, and Music, Philosophy of Culture, Philosophical Anthropology[A], [B], Chinese, Indian, African-American, Caribbean
Gracia, JorgeSUNY Distinguished ProfessorUniversity at BuffaloBuffalo, New York, USAAesthetics and Philosophy of Art, Hermeneutics, History of Philosophy, Medieval and Renaissance, Metaphysics, Philosophy of Language, Philosophy of Race, Philosophy of Religion, Philosophy of the Americas[L/H], [M], Caribbean, Cuban
Griffith-Dicksn, GwenVice Principal, DirectorHeythrop College, University of London; Lokahi FoundationLondon, United KingdomComparative Philosophy, Continental Philosophy, Early Modern Philosophy, Hermeneutics, Indigenous Philosophy, Philosophy of Language, Philosophy of Religion[W]
Haynes, FelicityHonorary Senior Research FellowThe University of Western AustraliaNedlands, Western Australia, Australia19th & 20th Century Philosophy, Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art, Applied Ethics, Contemporary Continental Philosophy, Continental Philosophy, Critical Theory, Early Modern Philosophy, Epistemology, Ethics, Existentialism, Hermeneutics, Phenomenology, Philosophy of Education, Philosophy of Gender, Philosophy of Mind, Post-Structuralism, Practical Reason, PragmatismMetaphor, Conceptual Change, Evolutionary Epistemology, Philosophy for Children, Intersex[W]
Fernandez, AnthonyPost-DocDalhousie UniversityHalifax, Nova Scotia, Canada19th & 20th Century Philosophy, Contemporary Continental Philosophy, Continental Philosophy, European Philosophy, Existentialism, Hermeneutics, History of Philosophy, Phenomenology, Philosophy of Cognitive Science, Philosophy of Medicine, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of PsychologyPhilosophy of Psychiatry[L/H], [M], Mexican, Caribbean
Frankowski, AlfredAssistant ProfessorNortheastern Illinois UniversityChicago, Illinois, USA19th & 20th Century Philosophy, Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art, African and Africana Philosophy, African American Philosophy, Contemporary Continental Philosophy, Continental Philosophy, Critical Theory, Existentialism, Hermeneutics, History of Philosophy, Phenomenology, Post-Structuralism, Psychoanalytic Theory, Social and Political Philosophy, Speculative Realism[B], [M], [MR], African-American
Heinamaa, Sara(i) Professor of Philosophy; (ii) Director of the Research Community "Subjectivity, Historicity, Communality"(i) Department of Social Sciences and Philosophy University of Jyvaskyla (ii) Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, University of Helsinki(i) Jyvaskyla, (ii) Helsinki, Finland19th & 20th Century Philosophy, Child, Family, Parenting, and Reproduction Ethics, Contemporary Continental Philosophy, Continental Philosophy, Early Modern Philosophy, Epistemology, European Philosophy, Existentialism, Feminist Philosophy, Hermeneutics, History of Philosophy, Metaphysics, Phenomenology, Philosophy of Gender, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Sexuality, Philosophy of Social ScienceEmbodiment, Expression, Intersubjectivity, Generativity, Normality, Historicity, Husserl, Merleau-Ponty, Beauvoir, Sartre, Arendt, Descartes[W]
Homan, CatherineAssistant ProfessorMount Mary UniversityMilwaukee, Wisconsin, USA19th & 20th Century Philosophy, Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art, Contemporary Continental Philosophy, Continental Philosophy, Existentialism, Hermeneutics, History of Philosophy, PhenomenologyPhilosophy of Play[W]
Huang, Chun-chiehUniversity Chair ProfessorNational Taiwan UniversityTaipei, Taiwan, ROCAsian Philosophy, Comparative Philosophy, Ethics, HermeneuticsConfucius, Mencius, Japanese Confucianism, Korea Confucianism[M], [A], [NC], Chinese
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
James, ChristineProfessorValdosta State UniversityValdosta, Georgia, USAAesthetics and Philosophy of Art, Applied Ethics, Bioethics/Medical Ethics, Child, Family, Parenting, and Reproduction Ethics, Comparative Philosophy, Critical Theory, Environmental Philosophy, Epistemology, Ethics, Existentialism, Feminist Philosophy, Hermeneutics, Logic and Philosophy of Logic, Meta-Ethics, Moral Psychology, Normative Ethics, Phenomenology, Philosophy of Action, Philosophy of Biology, Philosophy of Cognitive Science, Philosophy of Computing, Information, and Technology, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Education, Philosophy of Gender, Philosophy of Love and Sex, Philosophy of Medicine, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Neuroscience, Philosophy of Physics, Philosophy of Psychology, Philosophy of Science, Philosophy of Social Science, Practical Reason, Pragmatism, Social and Political PhilosophyScience and Law, Data Science, Objectivity, Biosemiotics, Ecocriticism, Philosophy and Literature[W]
Joachim, ZacharyGraduate Student*Boston UniversityBoston, Massachusetts, USA19th & 20th Century Philosophy, Epistemology, European Philosophy, Existentialism, Hermeneutics, Phenomenology, Philosophy of Language, Philosophy of Mind[A], [M], [MR], [P], Indian, Filipino
Johnson, DavidAssistant ProfessorBoston CollegeChestnut Hill, Massachusetts, USAAsian Philosophy, Comparative Philosophy, Continental Philosophy, Hermeneutics, PhenomenologyContemporary Japanese Philosophy[M], [A]
Kirkland, Frank MAssociate ProfessorHunter College & CUNY Graduate CenterNew York, New York USA19th & 20th Century Philosophy, African and Africana Philosophy, African American Philosophy, European Philosophy, Hermeneutics, Normative Ethics, Phenomenology, Philosophy of ActionKant & Hegel[B], [L/H], [M], African-American, Caribbean
Lafont, CristinaProfessorNorthwestern UniversityEvanston, Illinois, USAContemporary Continental Philosophy, Continental Philosophy, Critical Theory, European Philosophy, Hermeneutics, Social and Political PhilosophyDemocratic Theory, Human Rights, Global Justice, Religion and Politics[W], [NC]
Mattice, SarahAssistant ProfessorUniversity of North FloridaJacksonville, Florida, USAAesthetics and Philosophy of Art, Asian Philosophy, European Philosophy, HermeneuticsMetaphilosophy, Comparative Philosophy, East Asian Philosophy, Confucianism, Buddhism, Cognitive Linguistics[W]
McNeilly, JodieResearcherAustralian Catholic UniversityMelbourne, Victoria, AustraliaAesthetics and Philosophy of Art, Hermeneutics, Phenomenology, Philosophy of ReligionHusserlian Phenomenology, French Phenomenology of Religion, Aesthetics, Performance Philosophy[W]
Mendoza, JosefAdjunct Assistant ProfessorBoro Manhattan Community College/CUNYNew York, New York, USA19th & 20th Century Philosophy, Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art, Applied Ethics, Continental Philosophy, Critical Theory, Ethics, Existentialism, Hermeneutics, History of Philosophy, Philosophy of Education, Philosophy of the Americas, Social and Political PhilosophyHermeneutics, Existentialism, Antiquity, Modernity, Education, Gender, Environmental Ethics[L/H], Mexican, 1st Gen. College
Mora-Moreno, EmanuelGraduate and Professional Student **YaleNew Haven, Connecticut, USA19th & 20th Century Philosophy, Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art, African American Philosophy, Ancient Greek and Roman, Applied Ethics, Bioethics/Medical Ethics, Comparative Philosophy, Continental Philosophy, Critical Theory, Decision, Game, and Rational Choice Theory, Early Modern Philosophy, Epistemology, Ethics, Existentialism, Feminist Philosophy, Hermeneutics, Indigenous Philosophy, Logic and Philosophy of Logic, Medieval and Renaissance, Meta-Ethics, Metaphysics, Middle Eastern Philosophy, Normative Ethics, Phenomenology, Philosophy of Action, Philosophy of Cognitive Science, Philosophy of Computing, Information, and Technology, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Education, Philosophy of Intersectionality, Philosophy of Gender, Philosophy of Language, Philosophy of Law, Philosophy of Love and Sex, Philosophy of Mathematics, Philosophy of Medicine, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Neuroscience, Philosophy of Probability, Philosophy of Psychology, Philosophy of Race, Philosophy of Religion, Philosophy of Science, Philosophy of Sexuality, Philosophy of Social Science, Philosophy of the Americas, Practical Reason, Pragmatism, Psychoanalytic Theory, Social and Political PhilosophySpinoza, Philosophy of Language (Semantics, Pragmatics), Seneca, Hume, Wittgenstein, Modality, Modal Logic/Metaphysics/Epistemology, Borges, Scotus, Kant, Rorty/Brandom, Plato/Aristotle/Leibniz/ Hegel[OG], [B], [I], [L/H], [MR], [OR], [D], [LGBTQ], [NC], Transgender, PanPlatonic, African, African-American, Caribbean, South American, Basque
Mora Pedreros, Paula AndreaProfessor, Estudiante de Doctorado*Universidad Nacional Abierta y a Distancia, Pontificia Universidad BolivarianaCauca, ColombiaHermeneutics, Indigenous Philosophy, Philosophy of Computing, Information, and Technology, Philosophy of EducationHermeneutica Digital[L/H], [W], South American
Nielsen, CynthiaAdjunct Assistant ProfessorUniversity of DallasIrving, Texas, USA19th & 20th Century Philosophy, Continental Philosophy, Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, Hermeneutics, Philosophy of Gender, Philosophy of Race, Social and Political PhilosophyPhilosophy of Music[W], [OR]
Prueitt, CatherineRecent PhDEmory UniversityAtlanta, Georgia, USAAsian (e.g. Chinese, Indian, etc.) Philosophy, Comparative Philosophy, Epistemology, Ethics, Hermeneutics, Logic and Philosophy of Logic, Metaphysics, Philosophy of Cognitive Science, Philosophy of Language, Philosophy of Love and Sex, Philosophy of MindBuddhist Philosophy, Hindu Philosophy[W]
Purcell, SebastianAssistant ProfessorSUNY at CortlandCortland, New York, USAComparative Philosophy, Contemporary Continental Philosophy, Continental Philosophy, Critical Theory, Ethics, Hermeneutics, Indigenous Philosophy, Meta-Ethics, Moral Psychology, Normative Ethics, Philosophy of Race, Philosophy of the Americas, Practical Reason, Social and Political PhilosophyLatin American Philosophy[M], [L/H], [OR], Mexican
Ramsey, CarolePost-doc, Honorary Research FellowUniversity of QueenslandBrisbane, Queensland, Australia19th & 20th Century Philosophy, Ancient Greek and Roman, Asian (e.g. Chinese, Indian, etc.) Philosophy, Bioethics/Medical Ethics, Contemporary Continental Philosophy, Continental Philosophy, Early Modern Philosophy, Environmental Philosophy, Epistemology, European Philosophy, Hermeneutics, History of Philosophy, Metaphysics, Phenomenology, Philosophy of Psychology, Philosophy of Religion, Psychoanalytic Theory, Social and Political Philosophy, Speculative RealismTranscendental metaphysics, Being in the work of Heidegger, Jung, Zen Buddhist philosophy, Taoism, ontological phenomenology[W]
Reed, CoreyGraduate Student**University of LouisvilleLouisville, Kentucky, USAAesthetics and Philosophy of Art, African American Philosophy, Continental Philosophy, Epistemology, Ethics, Existentialism, Hermeneutics, Phenomenology, Philosophy of RacePhilosophy of Fiction (Television and Film) in addressing the phenomenon of Race[B], [M], African-American
Robinson, CavinAssistant Professor of PhilosophyLe Moyne CollegeSyracuse, New York, USAAfrican American Philosophy, Ancient Greek and Roman, Applied Ethics, Continental Philosophy, Critical Theory, Early Modern Philosophy, Epistemology, Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, Hermeneutics, History of Philosophy, Medieval and Renaissance, Normative Ethics, Phenomenology, Philosophy of Race, Post-Structuralism, Social and Political PhilosophySocial Contract Theory, Narratology[B], African-American
Schmitter, AmyProfessor & Graduate ChairUniversity of AlbertaEdmonton, Alberta, CanadaAesthetics and Philosophy of Art, Continental Philosophy, Early Modern Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy, Hermeneutics, History of Philosophy, Medieval and Renaissance, Metaphysics, Philosophy of Mind, Social and Political PhilosophyEmotions, History of Metaphysics, Emotions, Mind, Social & Political Philosophy and Some Areas of Ethics, Medicine, Some Science, Feminist Approaches to History of Philosophy[W]
Vilhauer, MonicaAssociate ProfessorRoanoke CollegeSalem, Virginia, USA19th & 20th Century Philosophy, Ancient Greek and Roman, Contemporary Continental Philosophy, Ethics, Existentialism, Feminist Philosophy, Hermeneutics, Philosophy of GenderPhilosophy of Play, Gadamer, Wittgenstein, Nietzsche, Plato[W]
Warnke, GeorgiaProfessorUniversity of California, RiversideRiverside, California, USAContinental Philosophy, Critical Theory, Feminist Philosophy, Hermeneutics, Philosophy of Race, Social and Political Philosophy[W]
Waters, J.D., Ph.D., Anne SchulherrEditorState University of New York PressLos Angeles, California, USA19th & 20th Century Philosophy, Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art, American Indian Philosophy, Applied Ethics, Bioethics/Medical Ethics, Comparative Philosophy, Contemporary Continental Philosophy, Continental Philosophy, Critical Theory, Early Modern Philosophy, Environmental Philosophy, Epistemology, Ethics, European Philosophy, Existentialism, Feminist Philosophy, GRIDS+, Hermeneutics, Indigenous Philosophy, Logic and Philosophy of Logic, Meta-Ethics, Metaphysics, Phenomenology, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Intersectionality, Philosophy of Gender, Philosophy of Law, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Race, Philosophy of Science, Philosophy of Sexuality, Philosophy of the Americas, Pragmatism, Social and Political PhilosophyNative American Philosophy[W], [I], [D], [LGBTQ], Seminole