Faculty

Dr. Arsalan Memon

Chair of the Department of Philosophy, Assistant Professor
2012 Ph.D., University of Memphis
2009 M.A., University of Memphis
2007 M.A., SUNY Stony Brook University
2005 B.A., DePaul University
Areas of Specialization: 20th Century European/Continental Philosophy, Phenomenology (esp. Merleau-Ponty), History of Philosophy (with an emphasis on Catholic Philosophy).

Dr. Karen Davis

Assistant Professor
2017 Ph.D., Texas A&M University
2014 M.A., Texas A&M University
2007 B.A., Principia College
Areas of Specialization: Ethics, Philosophical Hermeneutics, History of Philosophy, Prison Arts & Education


Adjuncts

Dr. Nathan Agee

2017, PhD, Chicago Theological Seminary
2008, MTh, University of Edinburgh
2007, MA, Saint Paul School of Theology
2003, BA, Olivet Nazarene University
Areas of Specialization: 19th/20th/21st Century Continental Philosophy, Deconstruction, Metaphysics

Professor Aaron Bartolome

2017 M.A. Theology, The University of Chicago Divinity School
2012 M.A. Philosophy, Northern Illinois University
Areas of Interest: Philosophy of Religions, Ethics
Recent Publications: “Private Evidence for Atheism.” Religious Studies, 2022, doi:10.1017/S0034412522000129 

Professor Brian Brown

Adjunct Professor
2014, Master of Arts, Theology and Christian Ministry, Franciscan University of Steubenville
2011, Master of Arts, Philosophy, Franciscan University of Steubenville
2008, Bachelor of Arts, Lewis University
Areas of Specialization: Meta-Ethics and Philosophical Theology.

Professor Mary K. Duggan

Adjunct Professor, Attorney at Law
J.D. DePaul University College of Law
M.A. University of Chicago, Social Sciences (History)
B.S. Marquette University, Journalism w/Political Science double-major and Philosophy minor

Professor Mark Eleveld

Adjunct Professor
2010 M.A., University of Chicago
1997 M.A., Lewis University
Areas of Specialization: Western Continental Philosophy, Greek Classics

Professor Gregory Harms

Adjunct Professor
1997 M.A., Lewis University
1995 B.A., Lewis University
Areas of Specialization: Moral and Political Philosophy

Professor. Danny Khananisho

M.A. Philosophy, Loyola University Chicago 
B.S. Psychology, Loyola University Chicago 
A.A. Wilbur Wright College

Professor Daniel Steele

1999 Th.M. Theology, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School
Areas of Research:  Philosophy of Charles Hartshorne and Soren Kierkegaard. 
Thesis: Kierkegaardian Formulation of Faith 

1993 M.Div. Religious Studies, Alliance Theological Seminary
Thesis: A Philosophy of Ministry for the Modern Church 

1986 B.S., Business, Western Michigan University
1984 A.A.S., Business, North Iowa Area Community College

Dr. Travis C. Zimmermann

2017 DPS Albany Medical College
2009 M.A., Trinity International University
2008 B.A., Elmhurst University
Area of Specalization: Ethics, Epistomology, Bioethics, Medical Ethics

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