Faculty and Staff

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

Instructor Email Phone Office Spring 2018 Office Hours
Dr. Mahesh Ananth 520-4264 DW 3289

Tuesday and Thursday 11:30 a.m.-12:50 p.m.

Tuesday and Thursday 2:30 p.m.-3:50 p.m.

Also available by appointment

Dr. Louise Collins 520-4245 DW 3283

Monday & Wednesday 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

Tuesday & Thursday 2:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m.

Also available by appointment

Dr. Matthew Shockey,

Chair of the Philosophy Dept. 520-5545 DW 3281

 Tuesday 11:20 a.m.-12:15 p.m.

Thursday 11:20 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Also available by appointment

Dr. Warren (JR) Shrader 520-4376 DW 3287

Monday and Wednesday 2:30 p.m. -4:30 p.m.

Tuesday and Thursday 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Also available by appointment  

Dr. Robert Stockman 520-4237 DW 3285

 Tuesdays and Thursdays 1:15 p.m.-2:30 p.m.

Also available by appointment


Dr. Lyle Zynda 520-5512 DW 3277

Monday, Tuesday, & Thursday 1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.

Wednesday 10:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

Also available 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: