Dr. Stephen Maitzen

Dr. Stephen Maitzen

W. G. Clark Professor of Philosophy
Head, Department of Philosophy

Chair, Research Ethics Board
M.A., Ph.D., Cornell University
Yale Law School
B.A. with Highest Distinction, Northwestern University

Research interests
Skepticism and the theory of knowledge; vagueness and ontology; the conceptual impact of theism on human morality; the concept of ultimacy in regard to being, value, and purpose; the perennial question “Why is there something rather than nothing at all?”

Courses taught: 1106, 1413, 1423, 2403, 2803, 2813, 2823, 2913, 3553, 3903, 4913, 4923, 4996

Office: BAC 222
Phone: 902.585.1407
Fax: 902.585.1070
Email: smaitzen@acadiau.ca

CV and publications


AskPhilosophers.org (panelist)

Amherst College lecture (audio)