Faculty

Faculty

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  Dr. Kyle Banick
Lecturer (PhD, University of California Irvine)

  • Areas of Specialization: Phenomenology, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophical Logic
  • Office: MHB–910
  • Phone: 562–985–4342
  • E-mail: kyle.banick@csulb.edu
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Paul Burger
Lecturer (MA, California State University Long Beach)

  • Areas of Interest: Ethical Theory, Anthropology
  • Office: MHB–805
  • Phone: 562–985–1750
  • E-mail: paul.burger@csulb.edu
Patrick Dieveney Dr. Patrick Dieveney
Associate Professor (Ph.D, University of Arizona)

  • Areas of Specialization: Metaphysics, Philosophical Logic, Philosophy of Mathematics
  • Office: MHB–901
  • Phone: 562–985–4345
  • E-mail: patrick.dieveney@csulb.edu
Dr. Marie Jayasekera
Lecturer (PhD, University of Michigan)

  • Areas of Specialization: History of Early Modern Philosophy, Moral Psychology, Free Will
  • Office: MHB–903
  • Phone: 562–985–4331
  • E-mailmyjayasekera@gmail.com
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Dr. Christa Johnson
Assistant Professor (PhD, Ohio State University)

Dr. Keith Kaiser
Lecturer (PhD, University of California Los Angeles)

  • Areas of Specialization: Free Will, Metaphysics
  • Office: MHB–910
  • Phone: 562–985–4342
  • E-mail: keith.kaiser@csulb.edu
Dr. Alexander Klein Dr. Alexander Klein
Associate Professor (Ph.D, Indiana University)

  Dr. N. G. Laskowski
Assistant Professor (PhD, University of Southern California)

Dr. Larry Nolan Dr. Lawrence Nolan
Professor (Ph.D, University of California Irvine)

  • Areas of Specialization: History of Early Modern Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion, Medieval Philosophy
  • Office: MHB–913
  • Phone: 562–985–4335
  • E-mail: lawrence.nolan@csulb.edu
  Gerard Rothfus
Lecturer (ABD, University of California Irvine)

Dr. Max Rosenkrantz Dr. Max Rosenkrantz
Associate Professor (Ph.D, University of Texas Austin)
Director of Honors Program

  • Areas of Specialization: History of Analytic Philosophy, Marxist Theory
  • Office: MHB–902
  • Phone: 562–985–4258
  • E-mail: max.rosenkrantz@csulb.edu
Dr. Amanda Trefethen
Lecturer (J.D, University of San Diego; Ph.D, University of California Irvine)

Dr. Charles Wallis Dr. Charles Wallis
Professor (Ph.D, University of Minnesota)

  • Areas of Specialization: Epistemology, Philosophy of Cognitive Science
  • Office: MHB–908
  • Phone: 562–985–5344
  • E-mail: charles.wallis@csulb.edu
Dr. Nellie Wieland
Professor (Ph.D, University of California San Diego)
Department Chairperson
Undergraduate Advisor

Cory Wright Dr. Cory Wright
Professor (Ph.D, University of California San Diego)
Graduate Advisor
CLA Director of Graduate Studies

  • Areas of Specialization: Philosophy of Science, Cognitive Science, Philosophy of Psychology, Philosophy of Language
  • Office: MHB–909
  • Phone: 562–985–2736
  • E-mail: http://chxo.com/labelgen/labelgen.php?textval=cory.wright%40zoho.com&font=COUR.TTF&size=12&bgcolor=%23ffffff&textcolor=%23000000&submit=create+image
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Dr. Wayne Wright Dr. Wayne Wright
Professor (Ph.D, Temple University)

  • Areas of Specialization: Philosophy of Psychology, Philosophy of Mind
  • Office: MHB–911
  • Phone: 562–985–4330
  • E-mail: wayne.wright@csulb.edu
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