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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

Chair:
Dr. Michael O'Neill
Office: Siena Hall 108
Phone: 401-865-1426
Email: moneill@providence.edu

​Faculty by Research Interests

Ancient Philosophy   

Matthew Cuddeback
Edmund Dain (Ancient Greek Literature and Philosophy)
Anthony Jensen
Patrick Macfarlane
Timothy Mahoney
Fr. Joseph Torchia (Augustine)

Asian Philosophy   

Matthew Pugh

Contemporary Analytic  

Edmund Dain (History of Analytic, Language, Mind, Wittgenstein)

Contemporary Continental  

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

Epistemology    

Edmund Dain (Skepticism)

Ethics/Applied Ethics   

Christopher Arroyo
Guiseppe Butera (Thomistic Virtue Ethics)
Licia Carlson
Joseph Cosgrove
Edmund Dain
Phillip Devine
Raymond Hain (Virtue Ethics, Applied Ethics)
Jeffrey Nicholas

Feminist Philosophy   

Licia Carlson

History of Philosophy   

Fr. Nicholas Ingham
Arthur Jackson

History/Philosophy of Science 

Joseph Cosgrove
Laura Landen

Medieval    

Guiseppe Butera (Aquinas/Thomism)
Matthew Cuddeback
Matthew Pugh (Medieval Metaphysics)
Fr. Brian Shanley (Aquinas)

Metaethics    

Edmund Dain

Metaphysics    

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

Modern    

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 

Arthur Jackson
Jeffrey Nicholas
Fr. Joseph Torchia

Philosophy of Language & Logic 

Edmund Dain

Philosophy of Law   

John Abbruzzese
Phillip Devine
Benjamin Yost

Philosophy of Mind   

Edmund Dain
Laura Landen

Practical Reason   

Raymond Hain

Social & Political Philosophy  

Phillip Devine
Jeffrey Nicholas
Michael O’Neill

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