The philosophy program at The University of Scranton has educated a number of students who have gone on to successful careers in academia and elsewhere.  Here are a few examples:

Steven Barbone (University of Scranton, BS, Human Services and Philosophy 1982; Marquette University, PhD, Philosophy 1997) is an associate professor of philosophy at San Diego State University.  

Alexander Bertland (University of Scranton BA Communication, Philosophy and History 1989; Emory University MA Philosophy 1993, PhD Philosophy 1996) is an Assistant Professor of Philosophy at Niagara University and Department Chair.  

Deborah Campbell (University of Scranton BA Accounting, Minor in Philosophy, Summa Cum Laude 1986; Binghamton University MA Philosophy 1990; Binghamton University PhD Philosophy 1994) is currently an Associate Professor and Chair of Philosophy and Religious Studies at Christopher Newport University. 

Christina M. Drogalis (University of Scranton, B.A., 2008, Philosophy and Political Science; Loyola University Chicago, M.A., 2011, Philosophy) is a doctoral candidate in Philosophy at Loyola University Chicago.

Timothy J. McGrew (University of Scranton BA Philosophy 1988; Vanderbilt University PhD Philosophy 1992) is a Professor of Philosophy at Western Michigan University.  For more, see here.

Matthew Pierlott (University of Scranton BA Philosophy and English 1997; Marquette University PhD Philosophy 2006) is an Assistant Professor of Philosophy at West Chester University of PA.

We are currently in the process of updating this list.  If you have graduated from the Philosophy Department at The University of Scranton and would like to have your profile included on this site, please contact Matthew Meyer at

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