Incoming Faculty and Visitors

The department welcomes one new faculty member in Fall 2020

Karin Nisenbaum

Karin comes to us from Colgate University. Her research focuses on issues of metaphysics and practical reason in Kant's critical philosophy, as developed by post-Kantian thinkers such as Fichte and Schelling and by Jewish philosophers such as Maimon and Rosenzweig.

We also welcome this year's Gasson Chair

Giampiero Basile, SJ

Giampiero is here for the year from Hochschule für Philosophie in Munich, Germany. He will be teaching Kant on the Arguments for God's Existence in the Fall, and Existentialism and Philosophy of Existence: Sartre, Heidegger, Arendt, and Jaspers in the Spring.