Full-time Teaching staff

Jamin Asay (Department Chairperson)

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

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Herman Cappelen

Chair Professor
B.A. (Oxford), Ph.D. (UC Berkeley)
Metaphilosophy, Philosophy of Language, Conceptual Engineering, Metaphysics, Philosophy of Mind

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Amit Chaturvedi (Seminar Convenor)

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

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Max Deutsch

Professor
B.A. (UCSB), M.A. (UC Berkeley), Ph.D. (Rutgers)
Philosophy of Language, Philosophy of Mind, Epistemology, Philosophical Methods

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Joe Lau

Associate Professor
B.A. (Oxford), Ph.D. (MIT)
Philosophy of Mind and Cognitive Science, Critical Thinking
Email: jyflau@hku.hk

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David McCarthy

Associate Professor
M.A. (Oxford), Ph.D. (USC)
Ethics, Decision Theory, Philosophy of Probability, Epistemology

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Jennifer Nado

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

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Nathaniel (Nate) Sharadin

Assistant Professor
B.A. (Pittsburgh), M.A. (UWM, UNC), Ph.D. (UNC)
Ethics, Epistemology

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Rachel Sterken

Associate Professor
B.Sc. (Toronto), M.Sc. (Amsterdam), Ph.D. (St Andrews/Oslo)
Philosophy of Language, Philosophy of Mind, Metaphysics

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Adjunct Teaching Staff and Tutors

Wen Shan Chan

Tutor
B.A. (HKU), M.Phil. (HKU)
Metaphysics, Kant

Arthur Chin

Assistant Lecturer, Demonstrator
B.A. (HKU), Ph.D. (HKU)
Political Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Logic and Critical Thinking

Frank Chong

Demonstrator
B.A. (CUHK), M.Phil. (CUHK)
Chinese Philosophy, Ethics, Moral Psychology

Michael Johnson

Honorary Assistant Professor
B.A. (U Texas Austin), Ph.D. (Rutgers)
Philosophy of Language, Philosophy of Mind, Cognitive Science

Calvin K. W. Kwok

Adjunct Lecturer
B.A. (Lingnan), M.Phil. (Lingnan), Ph.D. (HKU)
Philosophy of Perception, Analytic Aesthetics, Hume

Tim Li

Tutor
B.A. (CUHK), M.A.R. (Yale), M.Phil. (CUHK)
Moral Psychology

Mark Wildish

Assistant Lecturer, Demonstrator
B.A. (Oxon), M.A. (Oxon, Durham), D. Phil. (Durham)
Ancient Philosophy, Kierkegaard, Later Wittgenstein

Novia Wong

Tutor
B.A. (HKU), M.Phil. (HKU)

Felix Yeung

Tutor
B.A. (HKU), M.Phil. (HKU)
Critical Theory, Political Philosophy

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

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