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Christopher B. Young

Assistant Professor of Philosophy
Chair of the Religious Studies and Philosophy Department 

Teaching Area



  • MA, Philosophy, University of New Mexico
  • BA, Fort Lewis College


Chris Young specializes in ancient Greek and contemporary European philosophy and has designed and led study abroad programs to India and Nepal. 

Scholarly Interests

  • Social and political philosophy
  • Metaphysics
  • Epistemology

Contributions to Field

  • Designed signature courses: Philosophy and Film, Problem of Evil
  • Helped redesign the general education program at the College


  • Teacher of the Year, 2012

Memberships and Affiliations

  • American Philosophy Association
  • Teaching Philosophy

Publications and Presentations

“Team-Based Learning,” Co-presenter, Lilly Conference on College and University Teaching, Greensboro, NC, 2010.

Chris Young CV