JOHN J. MCDERMOTT | Distinguished Professor
Ph.D., Philosophy, Fordham University, 1959
Research Interests: Classical American Philosophy, Philosophy of Culture, Philosophy of Medicine, & Existentialism
Current Course Schedule
- PHIL 411-500. Medieval Philosophy. T 6:00-9:00. ACAD 226.
- PHIL 689-600. Philosophical Pedagogy. T 4:00-5:00. YMCA 301E.
Office Hours: T 3:00-4:00, 5:00-6:00, and after class at 9:00pm (appointments appreciated)
University Distinguished Professor of Philosophy and Humanities at Texas A&M University and holder of the Melbern G. Glasscock Chair in the Humanities, McDermott has been teaching for more than sixty years. Pedagogically, his concentration is on the philosophy of culture, of literature, of medicine and classical American philosophy. In addition to books and essays on matters philosophical, educational and aesthetic, McDermott was the General Editor of the Critical Edition of The Correspondence of William James, published by the University of Virginia Press in 12 volumes, 1992-2004.