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The Philosophy Department congratulates Dr. Veena Howard on her election to the Board of Trustees for the Parliament of the World's Religions. Read more about it here.

New Faculty:

In 2018, the Philosophy Department hired two new faculty members: Dr. Aldea Mulhern and Dr. Amine Tais. They will contribute to our Religious Studies Option. Please read more about Drs. Mulhern and Tais here.

In 2017, the Philosophy Department hired one new faculty member: Dr. Vadim Keyser. Dr. Keyser will specialize in Philosophy of Science, Philosophy of Biology, and Philosophy of Science Policy. Read more about Dr. Keyser here.

In 2016, the Philosophy Department hired two new faculty members: Dr. Tina Botts and Dr. James Rocha.  They will contribute to the pre-law track in our major. Read more about Drs. Botts and Rocha here.

Dr. Andrew Fiala on Ethics

Andrew Fiala is a professor of philosophy and director of The Ethics Center at Fresno State. He writes a weekly column on ethics for The Fresno Bee. Here is a link to his columns.