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Joseph Barker

Joseph Barker

Postdoctoral Teaching Fellow

228 Sparks Building
Office Phone: (814) 865-1150


  1. B.A., Philosophy, University of Warwick, UK (2012)


Areas of Specialization

  • 20th Century Continental Philosophy (particularly Deleuze & Heidegger)
  • 19th Century Philosophy

Conference Presentations

  • “Universities as community leaders in Heidegger” at the Penn State
    Social Thought conference on “The University and Society” (3/30/13)
  • “Phenomenological Concept Formation in *Being and Time*” at the West
    Chester Graduate Student Conference in Philosophy (4/20/13)


Full Responsibility

  • Basic Problems of Philosophy (Spring, 2014)

Teaching Assitant

  • Persons, Values and the Good Life (Spring 2013)
  • Philosophy of Love and Sex (Fall, 2013)