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Kelly Becker

Professor,  Graduate Director

Email: kbecker@unm.edu
Office: Humanities 527
Hours: By appointment only

Interests: Epistemology, Philosophy of Language and Mind, Quine.

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Mary Domski

Professor,  Presidential Teaching Fellow

Email: mdomski@unm.edu
Office: Humanities 531
Hours: By appointment only

Interests: History of Early Modern Philosophy, Newtonian Science and the Scientific Revolution, Kant, Philosophy of Science.

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Pierre-Julien Harter

Assistant Professor,  The Robert H.N. Ho Family Foundation Professor of Philosophy in Buddhist Studies

Email: pjharter@unm.edu
Office: Humanities 555
Hours: Thursdays 2:00-4:00 and by appointment

Interests: Buddhist philosophy in India and Tibet, Indian philosophy, ancient philosophy, continental philosophy

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Adrian Johnston

Distinguished Professor

Email: aojohns@unm.edu
Office: Humanities 557
Hours: On Leave

Interests: German idealism, Marxism, psychoanalysis, metaphysics, political philosophy, and philosophy of science.

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Brent Kalar

Associate Professor,  Undergraduate Advisor

Email: kalar@unm.edu
Office: Humanities 549
Hours: Mondays and Wednesdays 9:00-9:50 and by appointment

Interests: Aesthetics, Hermeneutics, and Philosophy of Culture.

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Paul Livingston

Professor,  Phi Sigma Tau Advisor

Email: pmliving@unm.edu
Office: Humanities 551
Hours: Mondays and Wednesdays 11:00-12:00 and by appointment

Interests: Philosophy of mind, philosophy of language, and phenomenology.

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Emily McRae

Associate Professor

Email: emcrae@unm.edu
Office: Humanities 525
Hours: On Leave.

Interests: Buddhist philosophy, comparative philosophy, moral psychology, feminism

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Ann V Murphy

Associate Professor,  Interim Department Chair

Email: avmurphy@unm.edu
Office: Humanities 547
Hours: Wednesdays 9:00-10:00 and Thursdays 2:00-3:00 and by appointment

Interests: Philosophy of Gender, 20th Century Continental Philosophy, Philosophies of Violence and Nonviolence, Social and Political Philosophy.

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John Taber

Professor,  Regents' Professor

Email: jataber@unm.edu
Office: Humanities 529
Hours: TBD

Interests: Indian Philosophy, Brahamanical and Buddhist traditons, Sanskrit.

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Iain Thomson

Professor,  Honors Advisor

Email: ithomson@unm.edu
Office: Humanities 523
Hours: Thursdays 4:45-6:00 and by appointment

Interests: 19th and 20th Century Continental philosophy, esp. Heidegger.


Emeritus Faculty

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Andrew Burgess

Emeritus,  Professor

Email: andrewburgess7@gmail.com
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John Bussanich


Email: john.bussanich@gmail.com
Hours: By appointment only

Interests: Greek Philosophy, Philosophies of India, Presocratics, Socrates, Plato, Neoplatonism, South Asian Mysticism.

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Russell Goodman

Emeritus,  Regents' Professor

Email: rgoodman@unm.edu
Office: Humanities 457
Hours: By appointment.

Interests: Wittgenstein, American Philosophy, Aesthetics.

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Barbara Ellen Hannan



Interests: Metaphysics, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Science, Logic, Epistemology and Philosophy of Law.

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Richard Hayes

Emeritus,  Associate Professor

Email: rhayes@unm.edu

Donald C. Lee



Howard N. Tuttle





Michael Candelaria

Lecturer,  Principal Lecturer

Email: mcandel@unm.edu
Office: Humanities 465
Hours: TBD
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Lisa Gerber

Lecturer,  Principal Lecturer

Email: lgerber@unm.edu
Office: HUM 467
Hours: Tuesdays and Thursdays 12:30-1:30 and by appointment

Joachim Oberst

Lecturer,  Lecturer III

Email: joberst@unm.edu
Office: HUM 563
Hours: Wednesdays 2:00-4:00 and by appointment


Adjunct Faculty

Brian Gatsch


Email: bgatsch@unm.edu
Office: Humanities 533
Hours: By appointment only.

Carolyn Thomas


Email: cthom@unm.edu
Office: Humanities 553
Hours: By appointment only

Elly Van Mil


Email: evanmil@unm.edu
Hours: By appointment only.