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Distinguished Research Professor
Areas of special interest:

philosophy of language, philosophy of mind, philosophy of ethics, modern philosophy, philosophy of the emotions

Professor

L.Bovens@lse.ac.uk
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Areas of special interest:

rationality, epistemology, morality, political philosophy

Professor
105F Caldwell Hall
(919) 843-4501 (phone)
Areas of special interest:

metaphysics, philosophy of language, philosophy of mathematics

Assistant Professor

207E Caldwell Hall
(919) 962-1150 (phone)
mkohl17@email.unc.edu
Personal Homepage

Areas of special interest:

History of Philosophy (especially Kant)

Bowman and Gordon Gray Distinguished Term Associate Professor
Associate Chair
102B Caldwell Hall
(919) 962-2486 (phone)
Areas of special interest:

epistemology, philosophy of science, formal epistemology, practical reason

Theda Perdue Distinguished Professor
Department Chair
101B Caldwell Hall
(919) 962-3324 (phone)
Areas of special interest:

philosophy of science (including philosophy of physics and philosophy of biology), metaphysics, epistemology, philosophy of math

Associate Professor
Director of Undergraduate Studies
104 Caldwell Hall
(919) 962-2280 (phone)
Areas of special interest:

ancient philosophy, with special interests in Aristotelian natural philosophy, philosophy of science and virtue ethics

Professor
202B Caldwell Hall
(919) 843-4500 (phone)
Areas of special interest:

moral and political philosophy, including moral theory, practical ethics, and philosophy and public policy; current research focuses on connections between values and risk and issues in environmental ethics

Assistant Professor
207G Caldwell Hall
(919) 962-0176 (phone)
Areas of special interest:

philosophy of mind, metaphysics

Professor
Director of Graduate Studies
109C Caldwell Hall
(919) 780-4558 (phone)
Areas of special interest:

early modern philosophy, history of analytic philosophy

Professor
Director of Placement
204 Caldwell Hall
(919) 962-3321 (phone)
Areas of special interest:

epistemology

Eugene G. Falk Distinguished Professor
Director of Graduate Admissions
214B Caldwell Hall
Areas of special interest:

Metaphysics, philosophy of mind, and cognitive science, focusing on questions concerning transformative experience, decision theory, the nature of the self, time, temporal experience, mereology, causation, and identity

Boshamer Distinguished Professor of Philosophy
Professor of Law
112A Caldwell Hall
(919) 819-0924 (phone)
Areas of special interest:

philosophy of law, political philosophy, history of legal and political philosophy: medieval to modern (Aquinas to Kant), Hume

Delta Kappa Epsilon Distinguished Professor
112C Caldwell Hall
(919) 962-3318 (phone)
Areas of special interest:

ancient Greek philosophy, especially Plato and Aristotle

Professor
215B Caldwell Hall
(919) 962-4885 (phone)
Areas of special interest:

laws of nature, interpretations of probability, induction, time travel

Professor
203 Caldwell Hall
Areas of special interest:

philosophy of logic and language, epistemology

Morehead-Cain Alumni Distinguished Professor
Director, UNC Philosophy, Politics, and Economics Program
201 Caldwell Hall
(919) 627-1403 (phone)
Areas of special interest:

metaethics, moral theory, history of philosophy (especially Hume and Smith), epistemology

Edna J. Koury Distinguished Professor
109B Caldwell Hall
(919) 962-3315 (phone)
Areas of special interest:

moral psychology, moral theory, and their close relations in philosophy of mind, philosophy of action, political philosophy, aesthetics

Assistant Professor

202A Caldwell Hall
(919) 962-3320 (phone)
aworsnip@unc.edu
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Areas of special interest:

epistemology, normativity, rationality, metaethics, related parts of philosophy of language and mind

Adjunct Faculty



Professor
112B Caldwell Hall
(919) 962-4570 (phone)
Areas of special interest:

ancient Greek philosophy, especially Presocratic philosophy

Associate Professor of Social Medicine
Adjunct Professor of Philosophy
333 MacNider Hall (Bioethics Center)
Areas of special interest:

bioethics, animal ethics, methods of practical ethics, distributive justice, virtue ethics

Faculty Fellows & Lecturers



Visiting Teaching Assistant Professor
Areas of special interest:

metaphysics, aesthetics, philosophy of language

Visiting Teaching Assistant Professor
Areas of special interest:

moral philosophy, history of moral philosophy, social and political philosophy

Research Collaborator
12B Caldwell Hall
(919) 962-9550 (phone)
Areas of special interest:

metaphysics, Kant, Wittgenstein

Visiting Teaching Assistant Professor

tyron@live.unc.edu

Areas of special interest:

metaphysics, philosophy of religion, early modern philosophy, medieval philosophy, ethics

Research Assistant Professor

215C Caldwell Hall
(919) 962-3314 (phone)
howardcm@email.unc.edu
Personal Homepage

Areas of special interest:

ethics, metaethics

Research Assistant Professor

11 Caldwell Hall
(919) 962-9553 (phone)
yisaacs@email.unc.edu

Areas of special interest:

decision theory, epistemology, game theory, philosophy of religion

Visiting Teaching Assistant Professor
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
Areas of special interest:

practical ethics, moral philosophy, social/political philosophy, moral psychology, philosophy and psychiatry

Research Assistant Professor

214A Caldwell Hall
(919) 962-3316 (phone)
oprea@email.unc.edu
Personal Homepage

Areas of special interest:

political theory and political economy

Visiting Teaching Assistant Professor
215A Caldwell Hall
(919) 962-2786 (phone)
Areas of special interest:

philosophy of language, philosophy of linguistics, semantics, epistemology

Research Assistant Professor

10 Caldwell Hall
(919) 843-2039 (phone)
dcshahar@email.unc.edu
Personal Homepage

Areas of special interest:

ethics (normative and applied, especially environmental), political philosophy, political economy

Teaching Assistant Professor & Outreach Director
207H Caldwell
(919) 962-3329 (phone)
Areas of special interest:

metaethics and moral psychology, pre-college philosophy, punishment

Research Assistant Professor
Associate Director, The Parr Center for Ethics

207B Caldwell Hall
(919) 962-3661 (phone)
willison@email.unc.edu
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Areas of special interest:

ethics, philosophy of language, philosophy of education, social and political philosophy, philosophy of literature