Professor, Philosophy & Africana Studies
Office: Faner, Room 3022
Kenneth Stikkers earned his PhD at DePaul University and arrived at SIUC in 1997. Previously he was Professor of Philosophy at Seattle University. He has also been a visiting professor at the Autonomous University of Sinaloa, Mexico, the University of Warsaw, the National University of Ireland, Maynooth, and Ca'Foscari University, Venice, Italy. His areas of specialization are American philosophy (Wm. James, African American philosophy), contemporary continental philosophy (Max Scheler, Michel Foucault), and philosophy of economics. He has published three books and over 90 chapters and articles. His most recent book is "Philosophy in the Time of Economic Crisis." Recently he received the Stuart Hall Award, for outstanding mentorship.