Philosophy Faculty and Staff
Professor of PhilosophyHome Department: Philosophy
Office: LA 151
Fax: (406) 243-4076
Tuesday, 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.; Thursday, 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.; Friday, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m; or by appointment
Due to the risks of COVID-19, my office hours this semester will be offered remotely using Zoom. I will not be live on Zoom on my scheduled days, however, unless someone has reserved a time slot ahead of time to meet with me.
To reserve a time slot, please use this link: https://paul-3.youcanbook.me/
The day of our meeting, please use this link: https://umontana.zoom.us/j/99875262121
Department Chair, Professor of Philosophy
Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh
Ancient Philosophy; History of Analytic Philosophy; Nineteenth-Century Continental Philosophy; Philosophy of Literature and Film
Field of Study
“Thinking Death into Every Moment: The Existence-Problem of Dying in Kierkegaard’s Postscript,” Kierkegaard and Death, eds. Patrick Stokes and Adam Buben (Indiana University Press, 2011), 101-121.
“Kierkegaard’s Socratic Pseudonym: A Profile of Johannes Climacus,” Kierkegaard’s Concluding Unscientific Postscript: A Critical Guide, ed. Rick Anthony Furtak (Cambridge University Press, 2010), 25-44.
“Socratic Irony, Plato’s Apology, and Kierkegaard’s On the Concept of Irony,” Kierkegaard Studies Yearbook, eds. Niels Jørgen Cappelørn, Hermann Deuser, and K. Brian Söderquist (de Gruyter, 2009), 71-125.
“Kierkegaard’s Socratic Point of View,” A Companion to Socrates, eds. Sara Ahbel-Rappe and Rachana Kamtekar (Blackwell, 2006; rev. ed. 2009), 389-405.