Faculty and Staff


brendan cline, 2018-19 kay fellow
Brendan Matthew Cline
Florence Levy Kay Fellow in Philosophy and Neuroscience
781-736-2791 Rabb Graduate Center, 316

Expertise: Metaethics, moral psychology, environmental ethics.

robert greenberg
Robert Greenberg
Professor of Philosophy
781-736-2786 Rabb 311
Office Hours: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 3:20-4:15 p.m. (and by appointment)

Expertise: Metaphysics, history of philosophy, Kant.

eli hirsch
Eli Hirsch
Charles Goldman Professor of Philosophy
781-736-2785 Rabb Graduate Center, 331
Office Hours: Fridays, 2-4 p.m. (and by appointment)

Expertise: Metaphysics, epistemology, medical ethics. Personal website

berislav marusic
Berislav Marušić
Associate Professor of Philosophy
781-736-2696 Mandel Center for the Humanities, 109
Office Hours: Tuesdays, 3-5 p.m. (or by appointment)

Expertise: Epistemology, ethics, philosophy of mind. Personal website

jennifer marusic, associate professor of philosophy
Jennifer Marušić
Associate Professor of Philosophy
781-736-3515 Mandel Center for the Humanities, 112
Office Hours: Tuesdays, 2-4 p.m.

Expertise: History and philosophy of science, epistemology, logic. Personal website

philosophy chair kathleen moran
Kathleen A. Moran
Associate Professor and Chair, Philosophy
Director, History of Ideas Program
781-736-2695 Mandel Center for the Humanities, 111
Office Hours: Tuesdays, 2-4 p.m., Café on the Common (and by appointment)

Expertise: Immanuel Kant, moral philosophy, history of philosophy. Personal website

jerry samet
Jerry Samet
Associate Professor of Philosophy
781-736-2783 Rabb Graduate Center, 305
Office Hours: Wednesdays, 1:30-3 p.m. (and by appointment)

Expertise: Philosophy of mind, philosophy of psychology, cognitive science, history of philosophy, philosophy of science.

marion smiley
Marion Smiley
J.P. Morgan Chase Professor of Ethics
781-736-2792 Mandel Center for the Humanities, 110

Expertise: Moral, social and political philosophy.

andreas teuber
Andreas Teuber
Associate Professor of Philosophy
781-736-2787 Rabb Graduate Center, 330
Office Hours: Thursdays, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. (and by appointment)

Expertise: Political philosophy, moral philosophy, aesthetics, modern social theory, history of political thought, John Stuart Mill.

palle yourgrau
Palle Yourgrau
Harry A. Wolfson Professor of Philosophy
781-736-2782 Rabb Graduate Center, 332
Office Hours: Mondays and Wednesdays, 2:30-3:30 p.m. (and by appointment)

Expertise: Philosophy of language, philosophy of mathematics, philosophy of time, ancient Greek philosophy.

Affiliated Faculty

Associated Faculty


julie seeger
Julie Seeger
Academic Administrator
781-736-2789 Rabb Graduate Center, 303

Julie Seeger has served since 2004 as academic administrator for the philosophy department. Prior to joining Brandeis, she worked as a project manager at two computer software firms, Banta Integrated Media and Electronic Press Services Group.

Seeger is a graduate of Union College and holds a master's in philosophy from SUNY Binghamton. In 2010, she received the Lou Ennis Staff Award, presented annually to an administrator who demonstrates loyalty and dedication to the university and goes above and beyond the requirements of the job.