Full-time Teaching staff

Jennifer Nado (Seminar Convener)

Assistant Professor
BA (Pomona), Ph.D. (Rutgers)
Metaphilosophy, Epistemology, Philosophy of Psychology
Email: nado@hku.hk

Run Run Shaw Tower, Centennial Campus, Room 10.05

Amit Chaturvedi

Assistant Professor
B.A. (Tufts), M.A. & Ph.D. (Hawai'i)
Indian and Buddhist philosophy, philosophy of mind
Email: amitc@hku.hk

Run Run Shaw Tower, Centennial Campus, Room 10.09

Jamin Asay

Associate Professor
B.A. (Whitman), M.A. (NIU, UNC), Ph.D. (UNC)
Metaphysics, Philosophy of Language, Philosophy of Science
Email: asay@hku.hk

Run Run Shaw Tower, Centennial Campus, Room 10.08

Jiwei Ci 慈继伟

Professor
Ph.D. (Edin.)
moral and political philosophy; ideology critique

Run Run Shaw Tower, Centennial Campus, Room 10.07

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

Alexandra Cook

Professor
B.A. (Wellesley), M.A. (Virginia), Ph.D. (Cornell)
Social and political philosophy, philosophy of nature and science, environmental ethics
Email: cookga@hku.hk

Run Run Shaw Tower, Centennial Campus, Room 10.04

*Professor Cook is on leave 2018-19 as a Fellow of the Institute for Advanced Studies, Nantes, France.

Max Deutsch

Associate Professor
BA (UCSB), MA (UC Berkeley), PhD (Rutgers)
philosophy of language, philosophy of mind, epistemology, philosophical methods

Run Run Shaw Tower, Centennial Campus, Room 10.17

Chris Fraser (Department Chairperson)

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

Run Run Shaw Tower, Centennial Campus, Room 10.06

Joe Lau (Undergraduate Coordinator)

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

Run Run Shaw Tower, Centennial Campus, Room 10.15

David McCarthy (Postgraduate Coordinator)

Associate Professor
M.A. (Oxford), Ph.D. (USC)
ethics, decision theory, philosophy of probability, epistemology

Run Run Shaw Tower, Centennial Campus, Room 10.12

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

Tim Moore

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

Administrative Staff

Ms. Loletta Li

Clerk
Email: fyli@hku.hk

Run Run Shaw Tower, Centennial Campus, Room 10.13

Former Members

Dan Robins

Assistant Professor
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