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Faculty Profile

 Oakes, Gregory   Name:  M. Greg Oakes 
Title:  Assistant Dean for the College of Arts & Sciences; Associate Professor of Philosophy 
Ph.D, Philosophy, University of Washington
M.A., Philosophy, University of Washington
B.A., Philosophy, Reed Cllege
Office:  212 Kinard Hall  
Phone:  803/323-3041 
Metaphysics, Epistemology, History of Philosophy (Ancient, Modern), Philosophy of Religion, Logic

Prior to joining the faculty at Winthrop, Dr. Oakes taught courses in philosophy at the University of Washington, Seattle University, University of Puget Sound, and California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo. His research interests focus on the possibility and nature of human knowledge, the nature of time and material being, causality, and the logic of evil.

Dr. Oakes has published articles in refereed journals such as Erkenntnis and Metaphysica.