Tutorial Room

Full-time Teaching staff

Jamin Asay (Seminar Convener)

  • Assistant Professor
  • B.A. (Whitman), M.A. (NIU, UNC), Ph.D. (UNC)
  • Metaphysics, Philosophy of Language, Philosophy of Science
  • asay hku.hk

Jiwei Ci

  • Professor
  • Ph.D. (Edin.)
  • moral and political philosophy; ideology critique
  • jiweici hku.hk

Please be advised that Professor Ci is not accepting any new postgraduate students.

Alexandra Cook (Undergraduate Coordinator)

  • Associate Professor
  • B.A. (Wellesley), M.A. (Virginia), Ph.D. (Cornell)
  • Social and political philosophy, philosophy of nature and science, environmental ethics
  • cookga hku.hk
  • Run Run Shaw Tower, Centennial Campus, Room 10.04

Max Deutsch

  • Associate Professor
  • B.A. (Calif., Santa Barbara), M.A. (Calif, Berkeley), Ph.D. (Rutgers)
  • philosophy of language, philosophy of mind
  • medeutsc hkucc.hku.hk

Chris Fraser

  • Associate Professor
  • B.A. (Yale); M.A. (Natl. Taiwan); Ph.D. (HKU)
  • Chinese philosophy, ethics, theory of action, epistemology
  • fraser hku.hk

Joe Lau (Department Chairperson)

  • Associate Professor
  • B.A. (Oxford), Ph.D (MIT)
  • philosophy of mind and cognitive science, philosophy of language
  • jyflau hku.hk

David McCarthy (Postgraduate Coordinator)

  • Associate Professor
  • M.A. (Oxford), Ph.D. (USC)
  • ethics, decision theory, probability, metaphysics
  • mccarthy hku.hk

Timothy O'Leary (Head of the School of Humanities)

  • Professor
  • BA (Dublin), MA (Paris), PhD (Deakin)
  • contemporary European philosophy (especially Michel Foucault), ethics, political philosophy, philosophy of literature
  • teoleary hku.hk

Dan Robins

  • Assistant Professor
  • BA (McGill), PhD (HKU)
  • Chinese philosophy, ethics, philosophy of language
  • robins hku.hk

Part-time Teaching staff

Arthur Chin

  • Tutor / Adjunct Assistant Professor
  • Ph.D. (HKU)
  • arthurchin2 yahoo.com.hk

Michael Johnson

  • Visiting Assistant Professor
  • Ph.D. (Rutgers)
  • michael.dracula.johnson gmail.com

Mark Wildish

  • Tutor / Adjunct Assistant Professor
  • M.A. (Oxford), Ph.D. (Durham)
  • mwildish hku.hk

Emeritus Professors

Chad Hansen

  • Chair Professor of Chinese Philosophy (July 1995 to June 2008)
  • B.A. (Utah), Ph.D (Michigan)
  • Chinese philosophy, comparative philosophy, Daoism, Chinese theory of language, Chinese theory of mind, meta-ethics, philosophy of law
  • chansen hku.hk

Tim Moore

  • M.A., D.Phil. (Oxon)
  • philosophy of social science, ethics, philosophy of mind, French philosophy
  • fctmoore hku.hk

Administrative Staff

Ms. Loletta Li

  • Clerk
  • fyli hkucc.hku.hk

Former members of staff


Postgraduate students (2015-16)

MPhil

Johannes Hoerning

Law Chun Yin

Lucy Sparrow

Jack Yip

David Wong

PhD

Zoe Cocchiaro

Vera Matarese

Song Fei

Suzuki Yumi

Wang Qin

HU Xinkai

Sanja Sarman

Frank Saunders


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