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Teri Merrick, Ph.D.

Chair and Professor, Department of Theology and Philosophy
Program Director, Philosophy
Phone: (626) 815-6000, Ext. 5614
Teri Merrick, Ph.D., is a professor of philosophy and the chair of the Department of Theology and Philosophy. Her areas of interest include the history of early analytic philosophy, and history and philosophy of science. Besides tracking Kant’s influence on 19th-century German philosophy, Merrick is interested in keeping alive the Kantian project of reconciling contemporary scientific knowledge with moral and religious experience.


Ph.D., Philosophy, University of California, Irvine
M.A., Philosophy, University of California, Irvine
B.A., Philosophy, California State University, Fullerton


  • School of Theology
    • Department of Theology & Philosophy


  • History of Analytic Philosophy
  • Kantian Epistemology

Courses Taught

PHIL 220 – Introduction to Philosophy
PHIL 320 – History of Early Modern Philosophy
PHIL 325 – History of 19th and 20th Century Philosophy (formerly Contemporary Philosophy)

Office Location

John and Marilyn Duke Academic Complex, Room 240, West Campus

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