Meet Our Faculty

The Philosophy Department has four full-time faculty members with a wide range of teaching and research interests. They play an active role in the community, both at the College and beyond. The department's strengths include Applied Ethics, Philosophy of Mind and History of Philosophy.

Kaplan Hasanoglu

Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy
Ph.D., University of Iowa; M.A., B.A., Colorado State University


Michelle Maiese

Chair, Department of Philosophy; Professor of Philosophy
Ph.D., M.A., University of Colorado; B.A., Northwestern University


Ryan Mott

Assistant Professor of Philosophy
Ph.D., M.A, University of Colorado, Boulder; M.A., University of Massachusetts, Boston; B.A., Wheaton College


Thomas Wall

Professor of Philosophy
Ph.D., M.A., Boston College; B.S., College of the Holy Cross