Philosophy Faculty

Professor of Philosophy Jeffrey P. Whitman received his Ph.D. from Brown University. He specializes in the study of ethics and epistemology and teaches courses in modern philosophy and logic.

Associate Professor of Philosophy Coleen P. Zoller, department head, received her Ph.D. from Emory University. She specializes in ancient Greek philosophy, especially Plato. She also teaches courses in metaphysics, ethics, feminism and women’s studies.

Assistant Professor of Philosophy Darren Hudson Hick specializes in aesthetics and the philosophy of art, particularly where these overlap with moral, legal and metaphysical matters. He has published articles in a variety of philosophical and legal journals and is the author of Introducing Aesthetics and the Philosophy of Art (Continuum, 2012).

Assistant Professor of Philosophy Lissa Skitolsky received her Ph.D. from Emory University. She specializes in continental philosophy, social and political philosophy, and Holocaust studies.

Lecturer Ted Chappen received his M.A. in philosophy from the University of Chicago. He specializes in Kantian ethics and teaches Problems in Philosophy, Logic and a variety of applied ethics courses, including business ethics.