Department of Philosophy

Mathematics and Science Center, Room 752
146 Library Drive
Rochester, MI 48309-4479
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(248) 370-3390
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John Park

Headshot of John Park in a suit 

John J. Park
Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy
College of Arts and Sciences
jjpark@oakland.edu


Dr. John Park received his Ph.D. in philosophy at Duke University. Dr. Park is interested in what theories of concepts in philosophy of mind and cognitive science apply to moral concepts. Furthermore, his work includes examining what implications his theory of moral concepts has for applied ethics and ethical theory. He has published works in areas such as ethics, philosophy of mind, and free will and in journals including Erkenntnis, Mind & Language, The Journal of Value Inquiry and Journal of Consciousness Studies.

Degrees

Ph.D. in Philosophy, Duke University
M.A. in Philosophy, Western Michigan University
B.A. in Philosophy, DePauw University

Publications
For publications, CV, and additional info, visit johnjungpark.weebly.com.

Teaching
Oakland University

  • Philosophy of Law
  • Introduction to Philosophy
  • Introduction to Logic
  • Ethics in Science and Engineering

Clemson University

  • Introduction to Ethics
  • Metaethics
  • Critical Thinking (Online Course)

Christopher Newport University 

  • African Philosophy
  • Biomedical Ethics
  • Business Ethics
  • Environmental Ethics
  • Philosophy of Language
  • Philosophy of Science
  • Aesthetics
  • Symbolic Logic
  • Modern Philosophy
  • Critical Thinking

Duke University 

  • Philosophy of Mind
  • Philosophy of Cognitive Science
  • Introduction to Philosophy
  • Introduction to Asian Philosophy
  • Biomedical Ethics

Peace College 

  • Interdisciplinary Applied Ethics

St. Xavier’s University 

  • Ethical Theory