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Brock Baines

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  • Title: ABD Ph.D.
  • Teaching Level: Doctoral
  • Adviser: Scott L. Pratt
  • Interests: Kant; Phenomenology; Philosophy of Mind and Cognitive Science

Krysta Best

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  • Title: M.A.
  • Additional Title: GE for Environmental Studies
  • Phone: 541-346-5003
  • Office: 241 Columbia Hall
  • Teaching Level: Masters
  • Affiliated Departments: Environmental Studies
  • Interests: Aesthetics, Environmental Philosophy, Phenomenology, Beauvoir, Philosophy of Education
  • Website: Website

Tal-Hi (Tali) Bitton

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  • Title: Ph.D.
  • Additional Title: GE & GTFF Steward for 2019-2020
  • Office: 11 Susan Campbell Hall
  • Office Hours: 12:00-1:50 pm on Wednesdays during Winter 2020
  • Teaching Level: Doctoral
  • Interests: 20th Century French Philosophy (esp. Foucault and Deleuze); Marxism; History of Political, Economic, and Theological Thought

Nicolas Brooks

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  • Title: M.A.
  • Office: 221 Susan Campbell Hall
  • Office Hours: 1:30-3:20pm on Wednesdays during Winter 2020
  • Teaching Level: Masters
  • Adviser: Bonnie Mann
  • Interests: Continental Philosophy, 20th Century French and German Philosophy, phenomenology

Brooke Burns

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  • Title: Ph.D.
  • Additional Title: Social Media Editor/Managing Editorial Assistant for Hypatia
  • Office: 221 Susan Campbell Hall
  • Office Hours: 12:00-1:50pm on Fridays during Winter 2020
  • Teaching Level: Doctoral
  • Interests: Continental philosophy, history of philosophy, ecofeminism, critical philosophy of race

Massimo Cisternino

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  • Title: Ph.D.
  • Additional Title: GE
  • Office: 221 Susan Campbell Hall
  • Office Hours: 2:00-3:50pm on Mondays during Winter 2020
  • Teaching Level: Doctoral
  • Interests: History of Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion, Philosophy of Experience, Social and Political Philosophy

Kit Connor

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  • Title: Ph.D.
  • Teaching Level: Doctoral
  • Adviser: Beata Stawarska
  • Interests: applied feminism, critical phenomenology, philosophy of language, trauma studies, disability theories

James Emery

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  • Title: M.A.
  • Additional Title: GE for Philosophy Fall 2019 & Winter 2020
  • Office: 221 Susan Campbell Hall
  • Office Hours: 2:00-3:50pm on Fridays during Winter 2020
  • Teaching Level: Masters
  • Adviser: Bonnie Mann
  • Interests: History of Philosophy, Post-Structuralism, Continental Philosophy, Phenomenology, Philosophy of Language, Eastern Philosophy

Abram Fernandez

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  • Affiliation: gtf
  • Title: M.A.
  • Additional Title: GE for Ethnic Studies
  • Phone: 541-346-0900
  • Office: 303 Alder Bldg.
  • Office Hours: Winter Term: Monday 1:00-3:00 PM
  • Teaching Level: Masters
  • Affiliated Departments: IRES
  • Adviser: Bonnie Mann
  • Interests: Philosophy of Race, Latin American Philosophy, Continental Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy

Martina Ferrari

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  • Title: ABD Ph.D.
  • Additional Title: GE
  • Office: 11A Susan Campbell Hall
  • Office Hours: 12:00-1:50 pm on Wednesdays during Winter 2020
  • Teaching Level: Doctoral
  • Affiliated Departments: Women's Gender and Sexuality Studies
  • Adviser: Dr. Beata Stawarska
  • Interests: French Phenomenology, Feminist Philosophy, Philosophy of Race, Philosophy of Expression and Language

Devin Fitzpatrick

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  • Title: ABD Ph.D.
  • Office: Susan Campbell Hall Room 20
  • Teaching Level: Doctoral
  • Adviser: Scott L. Pratt
  • Interests: Phenomenology, pragmatism, virtue ethics and value theory, feminist philosophy and post-humanism

Will Fitzsimmons

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  • Title: Ph.D.
  • Additional Title: Promising Scholar & First Year Fellow
  • Office: 221 Susan Campbell Hall
  • Teaching Level: Doctoral
  • Interests: race and racism, mixed-race identity, legal philosophy, political philosophy

Ricardo Friaz

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  • Affiliation: gtf
  • Title: Ph.D.
  • Additional Title: GE
  • Office: 11B Susan Campbell Hall
  • Office Hours: 10:00-10:50am on Mondays & Tuesdays during Winter 2020
  • Teaching Level: Doctoral
  • Interests: Early Modern (esp. Spinoza), Indigenous and Contemporary Latin American Philosophy, 20th Century Continental
  • Website: Website

Cameron Gamble

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  • Title: Ph.D.
  • Additional Title: GE
  • Office: 11A Susan Campbell Hall
  • Office Hours: 10:00-11:50am on Wednesdays during Winter 2020
  • Teaching Level: Doctoral
  • Interests: Social and political philosophy, environmental philosophy, critical theory, aesthetics, environmental ethics, Marxist ecology.

Puja Ghosh

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  • Affiliation: student employee
  • Title: PhD
  • Additional Title: GE & Promising Scholar
  • Office: 221 Susan Campbell Hall
  • Office Hours: 9-9:50am on Thursdays and 12-12:50pm on Tuesdays during Winter 2020
  • Teaching Level: Doctoral
  • Interests: Feminist Phenomenology, Philosophy of Race, De-colonial Thought

Reese Haller

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  • Title: M.A.
  • Additional Title: GE for Women's Gender and Sexuality Studies
  • Office: 335 Hendricks Hall
  • Office Hours: Winter 2020: Tuesday 12:00-1:55 pm
  • Teaching Level: Masters
  • Affiliated Departments: Women's Gender and Sexuality Studies
  • Adviser: Bonnie Mann
  • Interests: Feminism, Epistemology, Pragmatism, Standpoint Theory, Ignorance, Critical Race Theory

Orlando Hawkins

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  • Title: Ph.D.
  • Additional Title: Raymund Fellow & Promising Scholar
  • Office: 221 Susan Campbell Hall
  • Teaching Level: Doctoral
  • Interests: existentialism, feminist philosophy, philosophy of race, and political philosophy

Rebecca Keating

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  • Title: M.A.
  • Office: 211 Susan Campbell Hall
  • Teaching Level: Masters
  • Interests: feminism and existentialism

Joshua Kerr

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  • Title: ABD Ph.D.
  • Additional Title: GE
  • Office: 11A Susan Campbell Hall
  • Office Hours: by appointment during Winter 2020
  • Teaching Level: Doctoral
  • Adviser: Daniela Vallega-Neu and Alejandro Vallega
  • Interests: Ancient Philosophy, Continental Philosophy, Philosophy of Plants
  • Website: Website

Kenny Knowlton

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  • Title: Ph.D.
  • Additional Title: GE and Undergraduate Advising Assistant
  • Office: 11C Susan Campbell Hall
  • Office Hours: 11am to 1pm on Fridays during Winter 2020
  • Teaching Level: Doctoral
  • Adviser: Rocío Zambrana
  • Interests: Marxism, Latin American Philosophy, Materialism, Political Economy, Philosophy of Race, Feminism, Phenomenology

Bjørn Kristensen

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  • Title: Ph.D.
  • Additional Title: Managing Editor for Hypatia Review Online (HRO)
  • Phone: 541-346-5057
  • Office: 144 COL
  • Office Hours: for Hypatia by appointment
  • Teaching Level: Doctoral
  • Affiliated Departments: Environmental Studies, Philosophy Department
  • Website: Website

Jon LaRochelle

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  • Title: ABD Ph.D.
  • Teaching Level: Doctoral
  • Adviser: Scott L. Pratt
  • Interests: American Pragmatism, Social and Political, Public Philosophy (esp. homelessness)

Rhiannon Lindgren

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  • Title: Ph.D.
  • Additional Title: GE
  • Office: 11C Susan Campbell Hall
  • Office Hours: 10:00-10:50am on Mondays & Wednesdays during Winter 2020
  • Teaching Level: Doctoral
  • Adviser: Bonnie Mann
  • Interests: I am most interested in the intersection of feminist theory, phenomenology, and marxism/ critical theory

Sarah McLay

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  • Title: ABD Ph.D.
  • Additional Title: GE for Classics during 2019-2020
  • Teaching Level: Doctoral
  • Affiliated Departments: Classics, Religious Studies
  • Interests: Phenomenology, Feminist Philosophy, Biomedical Ethics, Philosophy of Medicine
  • Website: Website

Mary McLevey

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  • Title: Ph.D.
  • Additional Title: GE for Classics, Undergraduate Advising Assistant for Philosophy, & GTFF Steward for 2019-2020
  • Office: 336 Susan Campbell Hall
  • Office Hours: Mondays 1-3pm and Fridays 10:00am-12:00pm during Spring 2020
  • Teaching Level: Doctoral
  • Affiliated Departments: Classics
  • Interests: social and political philosophy, philosophy of technology, 20th century continental

John Montani

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  • Title: Ph.D.
  • Additional Title: GE
  • Office: 11 Susan Campbell Hall
  • Office Hours: 1:00-2:50pm on Thursdays during Winter 2020
  • Teaching Level: Doctoral
  • Interests: Continental Philosophy, Phenomenology, Psychoanalysis, Semiotics, Post-Structuralism

Cheyenne Naeb

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  • Affiliation: student
  • Title: M.A.
  • Phone: 7192892444
  • Teaching Level: Masters
  • Interests: German Idealism/Marxism (Leninism & Critical Theory)/ Non-Classical Logics/Philosophy of Language and Philosophy of Science

Jane Nam

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  • Title: Ph.D.
  • Additional Title: GE
  • Office Hours: on leave during Fall 2019 & Winter 2020
  • Teaching Level: Doctoral
  • Interests: Phenomenology, Feminist Theory, Ethics, Asian Philosophy

Maggie Newton

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  • Affiliation: gtf
  • Title: ABD Ph.D.
  • Additional Title: 2020-2021 Eric Englund Dissertation Research Fellowship Award Recipient
  • Office: 11B Susan Campbell Hall
  • Office Hours: by appointment during Winter 2020
  • Teaching Level: Doctoral
  • Affiliated Departments: IRES, Women's Gender and Sexuality Studies
  • Adviser: Bonnie Mann
  • Interests: Questions of Place, Space, and the Subjectivity within American Philosophies (inc. Classical American Pragmatism), Feminist Philosopies (esp. Feminist Phenomenology and Latinx Feminism), and Queer Studies

Zeinab Nobowati

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  • Title: Ph.D.
  • Additional Title: GE
  • Office: 11B Susan Campbell Hall
  • Office Hours: 2:00-3:50pm on Mondays during Winter 2020
  • Teaching Level: Doctoral
  • Adviser: Beata Stawarska
  • Interests: Social philosophy, political philosophy and feminist philosophy. Historically, I am interested in 20th century European thought with a focus on Foucault, especially his late work.

Rosa O’Connor Acevedo

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  • Title: Ph.D.
  • Additional Title: Raymund Fellow
  • Office: 11 Susan Campbell Hall
  • Office Hours: 2-3:50pm on Fridays during Winter 2020
  • Teaching Level: Doctoral
  • Adviser: Bonnie Mann
  • Interests: Caribbean Thought, Latin-American philosophy, Decolonial thought, Women of color feminism, Nietzsche and Michel Foucault.
  • Website: Website

Juan Sebastián Ospina

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  • Title: Ph.D.
  • Additional Title: GE
  • Office: 11B Susan Campbell Hall
  • Office Hours: 10:00-11:50am on Tuesdays during Winter 2020
  • Teaching Level: Doctoral
  • Interests: Social and Political Philosophy, History of Political Philosophy, Political Theory, Critical Legal Thought, Latin American Philosophy

Xiao Ouyang

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  • Title: Ph.D.
  • Additional Title: GE
  • Office: 11 Susan Campbell Hall
  • Office Hours: 1:00-2:50 pm on Fridays during Winter 2020
  • Teaching Level: Doctoral
  • Adviser: Rocío Zambrana
  • Interests: The later philosophy of Heidegger in a cross-cultural context

Eli Portella

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  • Title: ABD Ph.D.
  • Additional Title: Hypatia Editorial Assistant
  • Office: 11B Susan Campbell Hall
  • Office Hours: for Hypatia by appointment
  • Teaching Level: Doctoral
  • Interests: Social and Political Philosophy, Marxism and Frankfurt School Critical Theory (esp. Adorno), Philosophy of History, Critiques of Colonialism (i.e., anti-colonial movements, post-/decolonial thought), and Feminist Theory (esp. Marxist and materialist fem)

Óscar Armando Ralda

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  • Title: Ph.D.
  • Additional Title: GE
  • Office: 11 Susan Campbell Hall
  • Office Hours: 12:00-1:50pm on Tuesdays during Winter 2020
  • Teaching Level: Doctoral
  • Interests: Social and Political Philosophy, Marxism (particularly the relation between philosophical anthropology and value-theory), Frankfurt School Critical Theory, Critiques of Political Economy, Aesthetics, Latin American Literature

Kaja Jenssen Rathe

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  • Title: ABD Ph.D.
  • Additional Title: GE
  • Teaching Level: Doctoral
  • Adviser: Rocío Zambrana
  • Interests: 20th century French Philosophy, Phenomenology, Eco-Phenomenology, Political/ Social Philosophy

Annie Ring

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  • Title: Ph.D.
  • Additional Title: GE
  • Office: 11C Susan Campbell Hall
  • Office Hours: 3-4pm on Mondays & 12-1pm on Thursdays during Winter 2020
  • Teaching Level: Doctoral
  • Adviser: Bonnie Mann
  • Interests: Philosophy of Nature, Continental Philosophy, Philosophy of Race and Gender, Feminism

Audrey Saltarelli-Fayad

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  • Title: M.A.
  • Teaching Level: Masters
  • Interests: Feminist Philosophy, Post Structuralist Philosophy, Native American Philosophy, Philosophy of Race, Logic

Chris Shambaugh

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  • Title: Ph.D.
  • Additional Title: GE
  • Office: 11 Susan Campbell Hall
  • Office Hours: 2:00-3:50pm on Mondays during Spring 2020
  • Teaching Level: Doctoral
  • Interests: German Idealism, Pragmatism, Critical Theory

Paul Showler

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  • Title: ABD Ph.D.
  • Additional Title: GE
  • Office: 11C Susan Campbell Hall
  • Office Hours: 10:00-11:50am on Thursdays during Winter 2020
  • Teaching Level: Doctoral
  • Interests: social and political philosophy, pragmatism, and history of philosophy

Valérie Simon

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  • Title: Ph.D.
  • Additional Title: GE
  • Office: 11C Susan Campbell Hall
  • Office Hours: Wednesdays 3pm to 4:50 pm for Spring 2020
  • Teaching Level: Doctoral
  • Interests: Philosophy of Technology, Phenomenology, Sexuality Studies, Feminist Philosophy, and Philosophy of Social Science

Rebekah Sinclair

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  • Title: ABD Ph.D.
  • Additional Title: 2019-2020 Mellon Fellowship Award Recipient
  • Office: Center for Environmental Futures, Agate Hall
  • Teaching Level: Doctoral
  • Adviser: Colin Koopman and Nicolae Morar
  • Interests: Environmental Philosophy (esp. Animal Studies), Native American Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy (esp. Latinx & Feminist Science), History of Biology & Philosophy of Biology, Contemporary Continental Philosophy (esp. Poststructuralism)
  • Website: Website

Harris Smith

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  • Title: ABD Ph.D.
  • Additional Title: GE
  • Office: 11 Susan Campbell Hall
  • Office Hours: 11:30am-1:20pm on Thursdays during Winter 2020
  • Teaching Level: Doctoral
  • Adviser: Rocío Zambrana
  • Interests: German and Greek Philosophy, esp. Nietzsche, Heidegger, Plato, and the pre-Socratics

Shunji Ukai

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  • Title: Ph.D.
  • Additional Title: GE & Undergraduate Advising Assistant
  • Office: 11 Susan Campbell Hall
  • Office Hours: Wednesdays 2-4pm & Thursdays 12-2pm during Spring 2020
  • Teaching Level: Doctoral
  • Interests: John Dewey's later naturalism, Charles S. Peirce, Hannah Arendt

Kirstin Waldkoenig

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  • Title: Ph.D.
  • Additional Title: First Year Fellow
  • Office: 221 Susan Campbell Hall
  • Teaching Level: Doctoral
  • Interests: Environmental philosophy and ethics, ecofeminism and feminist theory, critical animal studies, body & materiality

Amie Leigh Zimmer

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  • Title: ABD Ph.D.
  • Additional Title: GE & GTFF Steward for 2019-2020
  • Office: 11A Susan Campbell Hall
  • Office Hours: by appointment
  • Teaching Level: Doctoral
  • Adviser: Beata Stawarska
  • Interests: History of Philosophy, Continental Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy, Social & Political Philosophy, Aesthetics, Applied Ethics (esp. Bioethics)
  • Website: Website

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