Faculty and Staff

Note: The area code for all phone numbers below is 574.






Spring 2016 Office Hours

Dr. Mahesh Ananth 520-4264 DW3289

Professor Ananth is on leave for the Spring 2016 semester


Dr. Louise Collins

(Acting Chair) 520-4245 DW3283

Monday and Wednesday

10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.

Dr. Joseph Kotva Elkhart campus Elkhart

Before or after class

by appointment

Alex Rausch TBA 520-4137 DW 3285


Dr. Matthew Shockey 520-5545 DW3281

Sabbatical until Fall 2016

Dr. Warren (JR) Shrader 520-4376 DW3287

Monday and Wednesday
2:30 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Also by appointment

Dr. Robert Stockman 520-4237 DW3285

Tuesday and Thursday
1:15 p.m.-2:15 p.m. Also by appointment

Dr. Lyle Zynda



Tuesday and Thursday 
    11:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
Tuesday and Thursday
2:15 p.m.-3:00 p.m. Wednesday 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.     Also by appointment

Administrative Assistant

Victoria Pontius, Wiekamp Hall, Room DW3286, (574) 520-4491,

Emeritus Faculty

Andrew Naylor, Ph.D. (University of Chicago, 1966), Professor Emeritus, theory of knowledge, ethics, metaphysics, early modern philosophy, logic (Email:

J. Wesley Robbins, Ph.D. (University of Chicago, 1969), Professor Emeritus, philosophy of religion, American philosophy, pragmatism, religion and science, modern philosophy

Michael Washburn, Ph.D. (University of California, San Diego, 1970), Professor Emeritus, philosophy of psychology, nineteenth-century philosophy, phenomenology and existentialism, eastern philosophy (Email: