Colin Patrick

Colin Patrick

Visiting Assistant Professor

John R. Howard Hall 232, MSC: 45

Academic Credentials

BA from Wesleyan University, 1998
PhD from the University of Chicago, 2012


Fall 2021 Courses:

PHIL 101: Logic
MWF 9:10-10:10am
MWF 3:00-4:00pm

Analyses of arguments with an emphasis on formal analysis. Propositional and predicate calculus, deductive techniques, and translation into symbolic notation.

Prerequisites: None.

PHIL 103: Ethics
MWF 11:30-12:30pm

Fundamental issues in moral philosophy and their application to contemporary life.

Prerequisites: None.


My research and teaching interests are in ethical theory, applied ethics, practical reason, deductive and inductive logic, Hegelian dialectics, Marx, philosophy of history, philosophy of technology, and philosophy of film.

Location: J.R. Howard Hall