Department Chair

Dr. Tamba Nlandu

Full-time Faculty

Administrative Assistant


Ms. Teresa Keyes





Faculty Emeriti

Joseph Buckley (Ph.D., Notre Dame, at JCU 1961 to 2006), who has special interest in logic, metaphysics, modern philosophy, and analytic philosophy, is retired and enjoying the Arizona sunshine.

Robert Sweeney (Ph.D., Fordham, at JCU since 1964), the retired holder of the Don Shula Chair, has special interest in Phenomenology, Hermeneutics, and Philosophy of Language.


Part-time Faculty

  • Ian Carlstrom (Ph.D., California at Berkeley) has special interest in Logic, Automata Theory, Ethics and the Philosophy of the Social Sciences; he has previously had full-time appointments at JCU and at CWRU.
  • Paul Canis
  • Neil Slobin
  • Andrew Stypinski
  • Andrew Trew
  • David Wesner has main interest in the impact of technology on the quality of life; metaphysics, philosophy of language.