Philosophy Department

303 College Hall
600 Forbes Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15282
Phone: 412 396 6500
Fax: 412 396 5353

Ron Polansky
sabbatical, July 2016–June 2017

Thérèse Bonin
Acting Chair

Daniel Selcer
Director of Graduate Studies

Michael Harrington
Director of Undergraduate Studies

Joan Thompson
Administrative Assistant

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Graduate Programs in Philosophy

The Department of Philosophy at Duquesne University was one of the first graduate programs in the United States to specialize in phenomenology and contemporary Continental philosophy. Our program remains committed to this tradition and post-Kantian European philosophy. We also engage in teaching and research in the history of philosophy, both as a program focus in its own right and as the necessary background for work in later continental thought.

We offer M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in philosophy, as well as a combined M.A./J.D.

Graduate students and faculty alike benefit from our exchange program with Heidelberg University.