Duane Davis, Ph.D.

Professor of Philosophy
240 Whitesides Hall, CPO 2830
On Professional Leave for Fall 2018


Curriculum Vitae


  • B.A. - Purdue University
  • M.A. & Ph.D. - Pennsylvania State University

Courses Taught

  • HUM 324 The Modern World
  • PHIL 100 Introduction to Philosophy
  • PHIL 220 Existentialism
  • PHIL 260 Modern Philosophy
  • PHIL 352 Merleau-Ponty
  • PHIL 352 Contemporary French Philosophy

Professional Interests

Professor Duane Davis has a Ph.D. in philosophy from Pennsylvania State University. Recent publications focus on Maurice Merleau-Ponty. His areas of specialization focus on ethics; nineteenth and twentieth century continental philosophy; and social and political philosophy. He is currently in charge of the Phi Sigma Tau Philosophy Honor Society.