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Philosophy Faculty and Staff

James B. Allis
allis@hope.edu
395-7551
allis

Areas of Specialization:
Plato, Political Philosophy, Philosophy of Law, Existentialism, History of Ancient Philosophy

Education:
B.A , Ed.M., M.A., Ph.D. University of Pittsburgh

Professor Allis has given papers on legal pragmatism and on original intent in the law. He is a winner of the Hope Outstanding Professor-Educator award for teaching excellence, and writes about questions of teaching, learning, and knowing.


Gregory Bassett
bassett@hope.edu
395-7071
 
Areas of Specialization: Ethics

Education: B.A., Swarthmore College; M.M., New England Conservatory; Ph.D., Indiana University

Andrew J. Dell'Olio
adellolio@hope.edu
395-7549
dellolio

Areas of Specialization:
Aquinas, Philosophy of Religion, Asian Philosophy

Education:
B.A., M.A., M.Phil, Ph.D. Columbia University

Professor Dell'Olio has published articles in the areas of ethics, philosophy of religion, religious pluralism, religious language, religion and morality, multiculturalism, medieval philosophy, comparative philosophy, postmodernism, and contemporary philosophy.


Heidi Giannini
giannini@hope.edu
395-7505

Areas of Specialization: Ethical Theory, Kant's Practical Philosophy
 
Education: B.A. Houghton College, M.A. Baylor University, Ph.D. Baylor University

Professor Giannini has published articles on Kant’s moral and religious philosophy and on contemporary appropriations of Kant’s ethics.  She has also presented papers on topics in moral psychology and virtue ethics.  She is particularly interested in the study of virtues that respond to vice, including forgivingness, graciousness, and hope.

 


Joseph LaPorte
jlaporte@hope.edu
395-7621
laporte


Professor LaPorte 's contact information and details about his work may be found on his curriculum vitae.

 

 

 


Jack Mulder
mulderj@hope.edumulder
395-7294
Professor Mulder's information and details about his work may be found on his curriculum vitae.

 

 


Raquel Niles, Office Manager
niles@hope.edu
395-7545

 

 

 


Anthony N. Perovich, Jr.
perovich@hope.eduperovich
395-7548

Areas of Specialization:
Kant, Analytical Philosophy, Philosophy of Science, Philosophy of Mysticism.
Education:
B.A., M.A., Ph.D. University of Chicago

Professor Perovich has published articles on the German idealist philosophers Kant and Fichte, and on the philosophy of mysticism. Philosophy and Religion