Professor and Department Chair
Early Modern Philosophy, Metaphysics and Epistemology
(415) 338-3126
Professor and Associate Chair
Social and Political Philosophy, Ethics
(415) 338-7438
Analytic Pragmatism, Islamic Philosophy, Ethics and Epistemology
(415) 338-3135
Lecturer Faculty
Philosophy of Science, Metaphysics and Epistemology, Ethics
Lecturer Faculty
Philosophy of Mind, Aesthetics, Early Modern Philosophy
Kyle Dupen
Lecturer Faculty
Philosophy and Religion
Arezoo Islami
Assistant Professor and B.A. and Minor Advisor
Philosophy of Science and Mathematics, Logic
(415) 405-3790
Lecturer Faculty
Political Philosophy, Ethics
Lecturer Faculty
Metaphysics, Philosophy of Mind and Psychology
Jamie Lindsay
Lecturer Faculty
Social and Political Philosophy, Philosophy and Law
Carlos Montemayor
Carlos Montemayor (He/Him/His)
Professor and Advisor for B.A. in Philosophy: Concentration in Law, Graduate Coordinator for Continuing Students
Philosophy of Mind and Psychology, Metaphysics and Epistemology
(415) 338-7029
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Lecturer Faculty
History of Philosophy
Isabelle Peschard
Associate Professor Emerita
Philosophy of Science and Ethics
Jeremy Reid
Assistant Professor, Graduate Coordinator and SF Scholars advisor
Ancient Philosophy and Virtue Ethics
Macy Salzberger
Assistant Professor, GTA Coordinator and Ethics Bowl Coordinator
Philosophy of Gender, Ethics, Philosophy of Education
Alice Sowaal
Associate Professor
Feminist Philosophy and Early Modern Philosophy
(415) 338-3136
Lecturer Faculty
Philosophy and Religion, History of Philosophy
Justin Tiwald
Professor, on leave for Spring 2024
Chinese Philosophy, Political Philosophy, Ethics
Chris Wessels
Christopher Wessels (He/Him/His)
Lecturer Faculty
Metaphysics and Epistemology, Ethics


  • Anton, Anatole
  • Assali, Robin
  • Bach, Kent
  • Croughan, Caitlin
  • Epstein, Ronald
  • Fairweather, Abrol
  • Harrison, Craig
  • Hood, Pamela
  • Kay, John
  • Mutti, Robert
  • Peschard, Isabelle 
  • Provence, Donald
  • Robertson, Ann
  • Radcliff, Peter
  • Royse, James
  • Syfers, James