Meet Our Faculty

Manuel Barrantes

Manuel Barrantes, Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy

B.A., Pontifical Catholic University of Peru; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia
Areas of expertise: philosophy of science
Ashley Bohrer

Ashley Bohrer, Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy and Truax Postdoctoral Fellow

B.A., George Washington University; M.A., Ph.D., DePaul University
Areas of expertise: Early modern philosophy, philosophy of race, Marx and Marxism
Justin Clark

Justin Clark, Assistant Professor of Philosophy

B.A., University of Iowa; M.A., Western Michigan University; Ph.D., University of California, Santa Barbara
Areas of expertise: ethics, ancient philosophy, social and political philosophy
Katheryn Doran

Katheryn Doran, Associate Professor and Chair of Philosophy

B.A., University of Pittsburgh; M.A. and Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Areas of expertise: American philosophy, the problem of skepticism, contemporary Anglo-American philosophy, and environmental ethics
A. Todd Franklin

A. Todd Franklin, the Christian A. Johnson Excellence in Teaching Professor of Philosophy and Africana Studies, Chair Africana Studies

B.A., University of Chicago; Ph.D., Stanford University
Areas of expertise: existentialism, African-American philosophy, and Nietzsche
Reza Hadisi

Reza Hadisi, Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy

B.S., University of Science; B.A., University of Sheffield; M.A., Concordia University; Ph.D., University of Illinois at Chicago
Areas of expertise: Kant, epistemology, and ethics
Marianne Janack

Marianne Janack, the John Stewart Kennedy Professor of Philosophy

B.A., Colgate University; M.A. and Ph.D., Syracuse University
Areas of expertise: epistemology, philosophy of science, philosophy of mind, theories of identity, feminist theory, philosophy and literature, and American pragmatism
Russell Marcus

Russell Marcus, Associate Professor of Philosophy

B.A., Swarthmore College; Ph.D., The Graduate Center, City University of New York
Areas of expertise: philosophy of mathematics, logic, modern philosophy, and pedagogy

Alexandra Plakias '02, Assistant Professor of Philosophy

B.A., Hamilton College; M.A., University of California, Santa Cruz; Ph.D., University of Michigan
Areas of expertise: metaethics, moral psychology and ethics
Richard Werner

Richard Werner, Professor of Philosophy Emeritus and Senior Lecturer in Philosophy

A.B., Rutgers University; A.M. and Ph.D., University of Rochester
Areas of expertise: ethics, ancient philosophy, pragmatism and public philosophy

Contact Information

Philosophy Department

198 College Hill Road
Clinton, NY 13323
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