Name:  M. Greg Oakes
Title:  Associate Dean for the College of Arts & Sciences; Professor of Philosophy; Interim Chair of the Philosophy & Religious Studies Department
Education:  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
Area(s):  Metaphysics, Epistemology, History of Philosophy (Ancient, Modern), Philosophy of Religion, Logic


College of Arts and Sciences

Faculty & Staff Profiles

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, Metaphysica, and Process Studies.