Meet Our Faculty

Ashley Bohrer

Ashley Bohrer, Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy

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

Katheryn Doran, Chair, Associate Professor 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
Douglas Edwards

Douglas Edwards, Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy

B.A., University of Kent, M.Litt., University of St. Andrews, Ph.D., University of St. Andrews
Areas of expertise: metaphysics, philosophy of language and metaethics
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
Marianne Janack

Marianne Janack, the John Stewart Kennedy Professor of Philosophy

B.A., Colgate University; M.A., Syracuse University; 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

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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