Non-supervisory faculty

The following faculty members are not eligible to supervise doctoral research but could be approached to join a Thesis Advisory Committee


  • Phenomenology
  • Intercultural Philosophy

Dr. Julio De Rizzo

  • Metaphysics (esp. grounding, essence and explanation)
  • Philosophy of Logic (esp. modal logic)

  • Intercultural Philosophy
  • Chinese Philosophy

  • Continental Philosophy
  • Adorno

Dr. Paul Helfritzsch

  • Social Philosophy
  • Queer Theory
  • Gender Relations
  • Theory of Emotions
  • Phenomenology
  • Post-Structuralism
  • Thinking about Drag

  • Philosophy of Language
  • Formal Semantics
  • Epistemology

Dr. Martin Koci

  • Philosophy of Religion
  • Phenomenology
  • Philosophy of Jan Patočka


Dr. Lars Moen

  • Group Agency
  • Moral Status of Groups
  • Political Philosophy (esp. concepts of freedom)

  • Metaphysics (esp. Modality)
  • History of Modern Philosophy (esp. Kant)
  • Aesthetics
  • French Contemporary Philosophy

Dr. Naomi Osorio-Kupferblum

  • Philosophy of Logic and Language
  • Metaphysics
  • Philosophy of Perception
  • History of Philosophy (esp. 17th Century Empiricism)

  • Philosophy of Language (esp. Wittgenstein)
  • Political Philosophy (esp. Foucault, Marx)

Dr. Eugenia Stamboliev

  • Philosophy/Ethics of Emerging Technologies
  • AI and Democracy
  • AI and Trustworthiness/ Explainability
  • German Media Philosophy
  • Cultural Studies and Posthuman Ethics

  • Social Epistemology (esp. Trust and Testimony)
  • Collective Intentionality
  • Feminist Philosophy of Language
  • FWF Project: "Giving Groups a Say"


  • Aesthetics
  • History of Philosophy (esp. Wittgenstein, Peirce)

  • History of Philosophy (esp. Wittgenstein)