Current Graduate Students

Name
Areas of Interest
Contact

Hyeon Sop Baek

Confucianism, Chinese Philosophy, Korean Philosophy, East-West Comparative Philosophy, Moral Theory, Ethics

hbaek@kent.edu            
 

Tirza Ben-Ezzer (they/them/theirs)

Social and Political Philosophy, Queer Theory, Feminist Philosophy, Critical Race Theory, Critical Theory, Psychoanalysis  

tbenezze@kent.edu

Nicholas Charles (he/him/his)

American Pragmatism, Social and Political Philosophy, Ethics, Metaethics

ncharle4@kent.edu

Colin Geatz (he/him/his)

Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art, Postmodern and Poststructuralist Thought, Social and Political Philosophy, Queer Theory

cgeatz@kent.edu

Joseph Klein

Epistemology, Philosophy of Language, Metaethics

jklein26@kent.edu

Hyo Won Seo (she/her/hers)

Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art, Existentialism

hseo2@kent.edu

Jared Smith

Existentialism, Philosophy of Literature, Phenomenology, Marxist Theory, Social and Political Philosophy

jsmit428@kent.edu

Nikita Storozhenko

Phenomenology, Ontology, 19th & 20th Century European Philosophy, Contemporary Continental Philosophy, Metaphysics

mstorozh@kent.edu

Griffin Werner (he/him/his)

Global Philosophy, French and Japanese Continental Philosophy, Merleau-Ponty, Nishitani Keiji, Deleuze & Guattari, Emptiness and Embodiment

gwerner1@kent.edu