American Indian Philosophy

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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
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]
Corlett, AngeloProfessorSDSUSan Diego, California, USAAfrican American Philosophy, Ancient Greek and Roman, American Indian Philosophy, Applied Ethics, Epistemology, Ethics, Indigenous Philosophy, Normative Ethics, Philosophy of Law, Philosophy of Race, Philosophy of Religion, Social and Political Philosophy[M], [L/H], South American
Diaz, KimAdjunctEl Paso Community CollegeEl Paso, Texas, USAAmerican Indian Philosophy, Indigenous Philosophy, Philosophy of Race, Philosophy of the Americas, Social and Political PhilosophyLatin American Philosophy, Chicano/a Philosophy[L/H], [MR], [W], Mexican
Kaiser Ortiz, JohnAssistant ProfessorMillersville UniversityMillersville, Pennsylvania, USAAfrican and Africana Philosophy, African American Philosophy, American Indian Philosophy, Applied Ethics, Ethics, Existentialism, Feminist Philosophy, Indigenous Philosophy, Moral Psychology, Philosophy of Gender, Philosophy of Law, Philosophy of Love and Sex, Philosophy of Race, Philosophy of Sexuality, Philosophy of the Americas, Pragmatism, Social and Political PhilosophyHuman Rights, Pacifism, Borderlands/Border Theory[L/H], Mexican
Lee, HesterProfessorUniversity of Science and Arts of OklahomaChickasha, Oklahoma, USAAmerican Indian Philosophy, Ethics, Social and Political Philosophy[I]
McGregor, JoanProfessorASUTempe, Arizona, USAAmerican Indian Philosophy, Applied Ethics, Bioethics/Medical Ethics, Environmental Philosophy, Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, Indigenous Philosophy, Normative Ethics, Philosophy of Law, Social and Political PhilosophyEthics of Sustainability, Food Ethics and Justice[W]
Reed-Sandoval, AmyAssistant ProfessorThe University of Texas at El PasoEl Paso, Texas, USAAmerican Indian Philosophy, Applied Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, Indigenous Philosophy, Philosophy of Education, Philosophy of the Americas, Social and Political PhilosophyLatin American Philosophy[W]
Sullivan-Clarke, AndreaAssistant ProfessorUniversity of WashingtonSeattle, Washington, USAAmerican Indian Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy, Philosophy of ScienceSocial Epistemology[I], [W], Muscogee Nation of Oklahoma, first generation college student
Vest, Jennifer LisaEscaped Associate ProfessorN/ALos Angeles, California, USAAfrican and Africana Philosophy, African American Philosophy, American Indian Philosophy, Comparative Philosophy, Epistemology, Feminist Philosophy, Philosophy of Intersectionality, Philosophy of RaceMetaphilosophy[B], [I], [LGBTQ], [MR], [D], [W], African-American, Caribbean
Waithe, Mary EllenProfessorCleveland State UniversityCleveland, Ohio, USA19th & 20th Century Philosophy, African and Africana Philosophy, African American Philosophy, Ancient Greek and Roman, American Indian Philosophy, Asian Philosophy, Bioethics/Medical Ethics, Continental Philosophy, Early Modern Philosophy, European Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy, Indigenous Philosophy, Medieval and Renaissance, Middle Eastern Philosophy, Philosophy of the AmericasHistory of Women Philosophers, History of Non-Western 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
Welch, ShayAssistant ProfessorSpelman CollegeAtlanta, Georgia, USAAmerican Indian Philosophy, Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, Indigenous Philosophy, Moral Psychology, Philosophy of Love and Sex, Philosophy of Race, Philosophy of Sexuality, Philosophy of the Americas, Social and Political PhilosophyNative American Philosophy, Feminist Ethics[W], [I], [MR], Cherokee, White, First Generation College Student
Yazzie Burkhart, BrianAssociate Professor/ Director of American Indian StudiesCalifornia State UniversityNorthridge, California, USAAmerican Indian Philosophy, Comparative Philosophy, Environmental Philosophy, Epistemology, Existentialism, Indigenous Philosophy, Metaphysics, Phenomenology, Philosophy of Education, Philosophy of Law[I]