Philosophy

Faculty & Staff


Jay Gupta Jay A. Gupta
Associate Professor of Philosophy
Edward Hohfeld Professorship

At Mills since 2007

Office: Vera Long 117
Phone: 510.430.3342
Email: jgupta@mills.edu
View Faculty's CV

Faculty Office Hours Fall 2017
Days Time Room
M
 
12:30-2:00
and by appointment
VL 117


Spring 2018 Schedule
Days Time Description Room
M 11:00AM-12:15PM PHIL 28/128
Political Philosophy
GSB 125
T 11:00AM-12:15PM PHIL 011
Early Modern Philosophy
NSB 217
T 01:00PM-02:15PM PHIL 062
Ethics
GSB 125
W 11:00AM-12:15PM PHIL 28/128
Political Philosophy
GSB 125
TH 11:00AM-12:15PM PHIL 011
Early Modern Philosophy
NSB 217
TH 01:00PM-02:15PM PHIL 062
Ethics
GSB 125


Education
  • PhD, University of Toronto, Philosophy
  • MA, University of Toronto, Philosophy
  • BA, Purchase College, State University of New York, Philosophy
Courses Taught
  • PHIL 010: Ancient Philosophy
  • PHIL 011: Early Modern Philosophy
  • PHIL 015: Introduction to Philosophy
  • PHIL 025: Political Philosophy
  • PHIL 062: Ethics
  • PHIL 131: Aesthetics
  • PHIL 143: Existentialism
  • PHIL 180: Special Topics: Modernity and Postmodernity
  • PHIL 180: Special Topics: Nietzsche
  • PHIL 184: Foundations of Contemporary Thought: Hegel, Marx, and Nietzsche
  • PHIL 191: Senior Seminar
  • COLL 060U: Perspectives on Human Nature
Professional Interests

Nineteenth-century European philosophy (particularly Hegel and Nietzsche); aesthetics; critical theory/political philosophy; philosophy of mind








Last Updated: 3/15/18