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Philosophy Faculty and Staff

James AllisJames B.Jam Allis

allis@hope.edu
James Allis 395-7551

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'OlioAndrew Dell'Olio

adellolio@hope.edu
395-7549

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. He is Director of the Asian studies minor and coordinates the Hope-China Exchange Program.


 

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 LaPorteJack Mulder

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

 

 

mulderj@hope.edu
395-7294

Professor Mulder's information and details about his work may be found on his.

 

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Raquel Niles, Office Manager

niles@hope.edu

395-7545

 

 

 


Anthony N. Perovich, Jr.Anthony Perovich

perovich@hope.edu
395-7548

Areas of Specialization:
Kant, Analytical Philosophy, Philosophy of Science, Philosophy of Mysticism.
Education:
A.B., 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