Full-time Faculty

Asaf Angermann

Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy and Jewish Thought

307 Bingham Humanities Building
502-852-0455 • Email

Ph.D. Goethe University Frankfurt 
19th and 20th Century Continental Philosophy, Critical Theory and the Frankfurt School, Modern Jewish Thought, Jewish Mysticism, Modern European and Jewish Intellectual History, Critical Race Theory, Feminism and Philosophy of Gender, Aesthetics and Culture Studies.

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Guy Dove

Associate Professor of Philosophy

Vice-chair and Director of Undergraduate Studies

313B Bingham Humanities Building
502-852-0450 • Email

Ph.D. University of Chicago, 2002
Philosophy of Psychology & Cognitive Science, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Linguistics

Andreas Elpidorou

Andreas Elpidorou

Associate Professor of Philosophy

308 Bingham Humanities Building
502-852-0458 • Email

Ph.D. Boston University, 2013
Philosophy of Mind, Metaphysics, Philosophy of Psychology, Phenomenology

Lauren Freeman

Associate Professor of Philosophy

309 Bingham Humanities Building
502-852-0454 • Email

Ph.D. Boston University, 2010
Feminist Bioethics, Phenomenology, Philosophy of Medicine, Feminist Philosophy, Philosophical Pedagogy

John Gibson

John Gibson

Professor of Philosophy

Director, Commonwealth Center for the Humanities and Society

313D Bingham Humanities Building
502-852-0452 • Email

Ph.D. University of Toronto, 2001
Aesthetics & Philosophy of Art, Philosophy of Literature, Philosophy of Language


Avery Kolers

Professor of Philosophy and Interim Chairperson

Interim Director, Diversity Literacy Certificate Program

UofL Distinguished Research Award, 2014

311 Bingham Humanities Building
502-852-0448 • Email

Ph.D. University of Arizona, 2000
Social & Political Philosophy, Applied & Normative Ethics

D.A. Masolo

D. A. Masolo

Professor of Philosophy

Distinguished University Scholar
306 Bingham Humanities Building
502-852-0456 • Email

Ph.D. Università Gregoriana, 1980
African Philosophy, Philosophy & Society

David S. Owen

Professor of Philosophy and Chairperson

Interim Dean, College of Arts & Sciences
UofL Distinguished Faculty Award for Service to the University, 2014

Honorable Mention, President's Multicultural Teaching Award, 2008

Gardiner Hall, 2nd floor
502-852-2234 • Email

Ph.D. University of Illinois at Chicago, 1997
Philosophy of Diversity, Philosophy & Race, Critical Social Theory, Frankfurt School

Glenn "boomer" Trujillo

Assistant Professor of Philosophy (Term)

313A Bingham Humanities Building
502-852-0449 • Email

Ph.D. Vanderbilt University, 2019

Ethics (esp. Virtue Ethics and Bioethics), Moral Psychology, Ancient Greek Philosophy, 19th Century German Philosophy