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Philosophy Office:
Siena Hall 105

Address:
Philosophy Department,
Providence College,
1 Cunningham Square,
Providence, RI 02918, USA
Phone: 401-865-2335
Fax: 401-865-1449

​Faculty by Research Interests

Ancient Philosophy   

Edmund Dain (Ancient Greek Literature and Philosophy)

Anthony Jensen
Colin King
Patrick Macfarlane
Timothy Mahoney
Fr. Joseph Torchia (Neoplatonism and Augustine)

Asian Philosophy   

Matthew Pugh

Contemporary Analytic Philosophy  

Edmund Dain

Contemporary Continental Philosophy

Licia Carlson (Contemporary French Philosophy)
Peter Costello (19th & 20th Century Philosophy, Phenomenology, Existentialism)
Vance Morgan (Simone Weil)
Jeffrey Nicholas (Critical Theory)
Benjamin Yost (Levinas)

Epistemology    

Edmund Dain
Colin King

Ethics

Christopher Arroyo
Guiseppe Butera (Thomistic Virtue Ethics)
Licia Carlson
Joseph Cosgrove
Matthew Cuddeback (Thomistic Natural-Law Ethics)
Edmund Dain
Phillip Devine
Raymond Hain (Virtue Ethics, Applied Ethics)
Vance Morgan
Jeffrey Nicholas

Feminist Philosophy   

Licia Carlson

History of Philosophy   

Fr. Nicholas Ingham
Fr. Joseph Torchia (Later Greek and Early Medieval)

History/Philosophy of Science 

Joseph Cosgrove
Laura Landen

Medieval Philosophy

Guiseppe Butera (Aquinas/Thomism)
Matthew Pugh (Medieval Metaphysics)
Fr. Brian Shanley (Aquinas)
Fr. Joseph Torchia (Early Medieval)

Metaethics    

Edmund Dain

Metaphysics    

John Abbruzzese
Matthew Cuddeback
Matthew Pugh (Medieval Metaphysics)
Fr. Brian Shanley

Modern Philosophy

John Abbruzzese (Early Modern)
Christopher Arroyo (Kant)
Anthony Jensen (Late Modern, Nietzsche, Schopenhauer)
Vance Morgan (Early Modern)
Benjamin Yost (Kant)

Philosophy of Disability  

Licia Carlson

Philosophy of History   

Anthony Jensen
Michael O’Neill

Philosophy of the Human Person 

Jeffrey Nicholas

Fr. Joseph Torchia

Philosophy of Language & Logic 

Edmund Dain
Colin King

Philosophy of Law   

John Abbruzzese
Phillip Devine
Benjamin Yost

Philosophy of Mind   

Edmund Dain
Laura Landen

 

Philosophy of Religion

Fr. Joseph Torchia

 

Practical Reason   

Raymond Hain

Social & Political Philosophy  

Phillip Devine
Jeffrey Nicholas
Michael O’Neill

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