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department chairman , philosopher

John J. Stuhr, American philosopher, department chairman.


Bachelor, Carleton College, Northfield, Minnesota. Master of Arts, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee. Doctor of Philosophy, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee.


Professor philosophy and chair, division arts and humanities Whitman College, Walla Walla, Washington, 1977—1987. Director, oregon humanities center and professor philosophy University Oregon, Eugene, 1987—1994. Editorial writer The Oregonian, Portland, 1987—1987.

Liberal arts distinguished professor philosophy and head, department philosophy Pennsylvania State University, State College, 1994. Professor philosophy and American studies Vanderbilt University, Nashville, 2003—2008. Arts and science distinguished professor philosophy and American studies, and chair, department philosophy Emory University, Atlanta, since 2008.

Director American Philosophies Forum.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional publications. Author: (books) Pragmatism, Postmodernism and the Future of Philosophy, Genealogical Pragmatism: Philosophy, Experience, and Community. Pragmatism and Classical American Philosophy.

      100 Years of Pragmatism: William James's Revolutionary Philos.