Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences

Participating Faculty


Participating Faculty Affiliations and Areas of Interest
DePaul University Interests
Kevin Thompson Philosophy German Idealism, Contemporary French Philosophy, and the history of political theory
Avery Goldman Philosophy Late Modern Philosophy, particularly Kant, and Phenomenology, focusing on issues concerning both epistemology and aesthetics
Elizabeth Millan Philosophy Aesthetics, German Idealism/Romanticism, and Latin American Philosophy
María del Rosario Acosta López Philosophy German Romanticism and idealism, Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art, Contemporary political philosophy, and studies on memory and Trauma.
William McNeil Philosophy Heidegger, Nietzsche, Holderlin, Ancient philosophy
Frédéric Seyler Philosophy German Idealism (especially Fichte), Phenomenology, 19th & 20th century French and German Philosophy
Loyola University-Chicago Interests
Ardis Collins Philosophy Modern philosophy, especially Hegel's Phenomenology, Hegelian social philosophy, philosophy of language, philosophy of religion, and Hegel's critique of Kantian morality.
Andrew Cutrofello Philosophy Kant, continental philosophy, and metaphilosophical reflections on the history and meaning of the analytic/continental distinction.
David Ingram Philosophy Philosophy of law, social and political philosophy, philosophy of science/social science, continental philosophy (French and German) with significant overlaps in analytic Anglo-American philosophy
Hanne Jacobs Philosophy Twentieth Century European Philosophy, phenomenology, early modern philosophy (especially Leibniz), personhood and self.
Adriaan Peperzak Philosophy Hegel, Levinas, Plato, Aristotle, Bonaventura, Descartes, Heidegger, and Ricoeur; thematic questions in ethics, social and political philosophy, metaphilosophy, and philosophy of religion
Marquette University Interests
Sebastian Luft Philosophy 19th & 20th Century European Philosophy, esp. Kant, German Idealism, Neo-Kantianism, Phenomenology, Hermeneutics, Philosophy of Culture
Northwestern University Interests
Kyla Ebels Duggan Philosophy Moral theory, political philosophy, Kant, History of ethics
Sean Ebels Duggan Philosophy Philosophy of logic and mathematics, early modern philosophy, Kant, and early analytic philosophy
James Farr Political Science Political theory and the history of political thought, history and philosophy of social science
Peter Fenves Literature, German, Jewish Studies German literature and philosophy, contemporary French thought
Bonnie Hoenig Political Science Political theory, Arendt
Cristina Lafont Philosophy German philosophy, particularly hermeneutics and critical theory; philosophy of language, contemporary moral and political philosophy
Axel Mueller Philosophy Philosophy of science, American Pragmatism, Kant
Kenneth Seeskin Philosophy Jewish philosophy, ancient and medieval philosophy, philosophy of religion
Sam Weber German Critical Theory, Frankfurt School
Rachel Zuckert Philosophy Kant and post-Kantian philosophy, aesthetics
Purdue University Interests
Patrick Kain Philosophy Kant, Moral philosophy, 17th and 18th century philosophy.
Jacqueline Mariña Philosophy Kant, Schleiermacher, Religion and ethics
Chris Yeomans Philosophy Hegel and German Philosophy, and Philosophy of Action
University of Chicago Interests
James Conant Philosophy Philosophy of Language, Philosophy of Mind, Aesthetics, Wittgenstein, Kant, Nietzsche, Kierkegaard, William James, Frege, Carnap, Putnam, Cavell, Rorty, and McDowell
Michael Forster Philosophy Kant, Hegel, Herder, Wittgenstein, ancient philosophy, philosophy of language, philosophy of mind, moral and political philosophy, philosophy of history
Brian Leiter Law Marx, Nietzsche, Freud, Ethics and Metaethics, Philosophy of Law
Patchen Markell Political Science Post-Kantian German philosophy, political theory, and social theory, Hegel, Habermas, Arendt
Robert Pippin Philosophy, Social Thought Kant, German Idealism, Hegel, Nietzsche, Nineteenth and Twentieth Century European Philosophy, Critical Theory, Ancient Philosophy, Ethics, Political Philosophy
Robert J. Richards History of Science and Medicine, Philosophy, Psychology History and philosophy of biology and psychology, German Romanticism
Linda M.G. Zerilli Political Science, Gender Studies Political theory, feminist theory, gender and politics, Kant, Hannah Arendt
University of Illinois-Chicago Interests
Sam Fleischacker Philosophy Moral and political philosophy, Kant, Adam Smith, aesthetics, philosophy of religion
Sally Sedgwick Philosophy Kant and Hegel
Daniel Sutherland Philosophy Kant, early modern philosophy, philosophy of mathematics, philosophy of science
Astrida Orle Tantillo Germanic Studies Eighteenth-century literature and history and philosophy of science
Robert R. Williams German, Philosophy, Religious Studies Continental Philosophy (Husserl, Heidegger, Sartre, Foucault and Levinas) and German thought from Kant to Nietzsche, specialising in Hegel
University of Notre Dame Interests
Karl Ameriks Philosophy History of Modern Philosophy, Continental Philosophy, Kant and Hegel
Vittorio Hösle German, Philosophy, Government Ethics, metaphysics, political philosophy, aesthetics, intellectual history
G. Felicitas Munzel Liberal Studies, Philosophy Kant's moral philosophy, aesthetics, anthropology, and philosophy of education
Robert E. Norton German 18th- through 20th-century German literature and philosophy, aesthetics and ethics, German intellectual history
Mark W. Roche German, Philosophy, Political Science German philosophy, literature, film, and higher education.
Fred Rush Philosophy History of Continental Philosophy, Kant, Aesthetics & Philosophy of Art, Social and Political Philosophy
Dana Villa Political Science Political Theory, history of political thought (emphasis on 19th and 20th century Continental tradition)
Stephen Watson Philosophy Contemporary Continental Thought, 19th Century Philosophy, Aesthetics
University of Wisconsin Milwaukee
William Bristow Philosophy Kant, post-Kantian German Idealists and other 19th century philosophers, role of self-consciousness in practical rational agency
Wheaton College
Bruce Ellis Benson Philosophy 19th and 20th century Contintental Philosophy, esp. Hegel, Nietzsche, Phenomenology, Hermeneutics; Aesthetics; Continental Philosophy of Religion; Ethics