Gary L. Angel, Ph.D.

Professor of Philosophy


Areas of Specialization: Phenomenology and Existentialism, Philosophy of Religion and Theological Hermeneutics,  Metaphysics

Areas of Competence: History of Philosophy, Logic, Ethics, Philosophy of Law, Philosophy of Sex

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Ph.D. Philosophy, Purdue University, West Lafayette

M.A. Philosophy, Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville

B.A. Philosophy, University of Evansville


(office) 540.365.4343


Office Location:

211 Britt Hall

Office Hours:

MWF:  2:45p.m. -- 5:15p.m.

By Appointment

Courses Taught:

PHI 101 Logic

PHI 131 The Human Condition

PHI 211 Ethics

PHI 221 Survey of Ancient and Medieval Philosophy

PHI 222 Survey of Modern Philosophy

PHI 316 Philosophy of Law

PHI 321 19th Century Continental Philosophy

PHI 332 Phenomenology and Existentialism

REL 331 Christian Theology

PHI 431 Philosophy of Religion

PHI 481 Seminar: Heidegger's Being and Time

PHI 481 Seminar: Calvin Schrag and the Nature of Transcendence

PHI 481 Seminar: Philosophy of Sex

PHI 482 Seminar: Process Metaphysics

PHI 482  Matters of Life and Death

PHI 482 Truth, Politics, and War

PHI 498, 499 Senior Seminar in Philosophy

Philosophy Resources:

Philosophical Lexicon

Ferrum Philosophy


Descartes:  Discourse on Method

Descartes:  Meditations on First Philosophy

              Med I       Med II      Med III      Med IV      Med V      Med VI

Prolegomena to Any Future Metaphysics

Logic Comprehensive Exam

History Comprehensive Exam

Problems Comprehensive Exam