Faculty

 

Regular Faculty

jeff behrends

Jeff Behrends
Fellow-in-Residence AY 2018-19, Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics
Research Interests: Practical Normativity, Moral Epistemology

 
selim berker

Selim Berker
Alford Professor of Natural Religion, Moral Philosophy, and Civil Polity
Research Interests: Ethics, Epistemology, and the interface of Ethics and Epistemology

 
cheryl chen

Cheryl Chen
Senior Lecturer on Philosophy
Research Interests: Epistemology, Philosophy of Mind, Metaphysics, and Philosophy of Religion

 
jimmy doyle

James Doyle
Lecturer on Philosophy
Research Interests: History of Philosophy, Plato, Philosophy of Action, and Philosophy of Mind

 
warren goldfarb

Warren Goldfarb
Walter Beverly Pearson Professor of Modern Mathematics and Mathematical Logic
Research Interests: Mathematical Logic, Development of Analytic Philosophy, Philosophical Logic, and Metaphysics

 
ned hall

Edward J. Hall
Norman E. Vuilleumier Professor of Philosophy
Research Interests: Metaphysics, Epistemology, and Philosophy of Science

 
rusty jones

Rusty Jones
Associate Professor of Philosophy
Research Interests: Greek Philosophy, especially Plato and Aristotle

 
sean kelly

Sean Kelly
Teresa G. and Ferdinand F. Martignetti Professor of Philosophy
Research Interests: Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Perception, Philosophy of Literature, French and German Philosophy

 
peter koellner

Peter Koellner
Professor of Philosophy
Research Interests: Mathematical Logic, Set Theory, and the Philosophy of Mathematics

 
christine korsgaard

Christine M. Korsgaard
Arthur Kingsley Porter Professor of Philosophy
Research Interests: Moral Philosophy and its history, Practical Reason, Agency, Personal Identity, and Human/Animal Relations

 
samantha matherne

Samantha Matherne
Assistant Professor of Philosophy
Research Interests: Kant, Phenomenology, Neo-Kantianism, Aesthetics, Perception

 
jeff mcdonough

Jeffrey McDonough
Professor of Philosophy
Research Interests: Early Modern Philosophy, Philosophy of Science, Medieval Philosophy, Metaphysics, and Epistemology

 
richard moran

Richard Moran
Brian D. Young Professor of Philosophy
Research Interests: Philosophy of Mind, Moral Psychology, Aesthetics, Philosophy of Literature, later Wittgenstein

 
bernhard nickel

Bernhard Nickel
Professor of Philosophy
Research Interests: Philosophy of Language, and Philosophy of Mind

 
mark richard

Mark Richard
Professor of Philosophy
Research Interests: Philosophy of Language, Philosophical Logic, Metaphysics, and Epistemology

 
susanna rinard

Susanna Rinard
Associate Professor of Philosophy
Research Interests: Epistemology, Philosophy of Science, and Formal Epistemology

 
jacob rosen

Jacob Rosen
Assistant Professor of Philosophy
Research Interests: Ancient Philosophy, especially Aristotle

 
gina schouten

Gina Schouten
Assistant Professor of Philosophy
Research Interests: Gender Justice, Educational Justice, and Political Legitimacy

 
amartya sen

Amartya Sen
Thomas W. Lamont University Professor
Research Interests: Economics and Economic Theory, Ethics, Political Philosophy, Philosophy of Law

 
tommie shelby

Tommie Shelby
Caldwell Titcomb Professor of African and African American Studies and of Philosophy
Research Interests: Africana Philosophy, Social and Political Philosophy, Philosophy of Race, and Social Theory

 
susanna siegel

Susanna Siegel
Edgar Pierce Professor of Philosophy
Research Interests: Philosophy of Mind, Epistemology, Philosophy of Language

 
alison simmons

Alison Simmons
Samuel H. Wolcott Professor of Philosophy
Research Interests: Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Perception, Early Modern Philosophy

 
Lucas Stanczyk

Lucas Stanczyk
Assistant Professor of Philosophy
Research Interests: Political Philosophy and Political Economy, Ethics, Inequality

 
hugh woodin

W. Hugh Woodin
Professor of Philosophy and of Mathematics
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Affiliated Faculty

gennaro chierchia

Gennaro Chierchia
Haas Foundations Professor of Linguistics
Research Interests: 

 
khaled el-rouayheb

Khaled El-Rouayheb
Professor of Islamic Intellectual History
Research Interests: Arabic Philosophy, Islamic Philosophical Theology, History of Logic

 
peter galison

Peter Galison
Joseph Pellegrino University Professor
Research Interests: History and Philosophy of Physics, History and Philosophy of Environment, Theoretical approaches to History of Science

 
peter gordon

Peter E. Gordon
Amabel B. James Professor of History
Research Interests: Critical Theory, the Frankfurt School (Adorno, Habermas), Existentialism, Modern French and German Social Thought

 
parimal patil

Parimal Patil
Professor of Religion and Indian Philosophy
Research Interests:

 
mathias risse

Matthias Risse
Professor of Philosophy and Public Policy
Research Interests:

 
michael rosen

Michael Rosen
Professor of Government
Research Interests: Political Philosophy, Kant, German Idealism, Marx and Marxism, Post-Kantian Continental Philosophy (especially German)

 
cornel west

Cornel R. West
Professor of the Practice of Public Philosophy
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Visiting Faculty

emilio mora

Emilio Mora
Lecturer
Research Interests: Moral and Political Philosophy, Social Philosophy

 

 

 

Post-doctoral Fellows

k lindsey chambers

K. Lindsey Chambers
Harvard College Fellow
Research Interests: Ethics, Bioethics, Kant, Social and Political Philosophy

 
david gray grant

David Gray Grant
Post-doctoral Fellow, Embedded EthiCS
Research Interests: Ethics and Governance of Artificial Intelligence and Automated Decision Systems, Practical Ethics, Philosophy of Mind

 

 

 

Emeritus/a Faculty

charles parsons

Charles Parsons
Edgar Pierce Professor of Philosophy, Emeritus
Research Interests: Mathematical Logic, Philosophy of Mathematics, Philosophy of Logic and Language

 
tim scanlon

Thomas M. Scanlon
Alford Professor of Natural Religion, Moral Philosophy, and Civil Polity, Emeritus
Research Interests:Ethics, History of Ethics, Theories of Justice and Equality, and Political Philosophy

 
gisela striker

Gisela Striker
Walter C. Klein Professor of Philosophy and of the Classics, Emerita
Research Interests:Ancient Philosophy, Hellenistic Philosophy, Aristotelian Logic