Mark Bernier, Ph.D.

Adjunct Professor, Department of Theology and Philosophy
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Mark Bernier, Ph.D., works primarily on Kierkegaard, philosophy of hope, philosophy of religion, and existentialism, but his first philosophical love was Leibniz. Some of his wider interests include metaphysics, the early modern period, ancient philosophy, and the nature of the self. He is working on a book on hope in Kierkegaard’s thought. He lives in Irvine with his wife, Chris.


  • Ph.D., University of California, Irvine
  • M.A., Texas A&M University
  • B.A., Rhode Island College


School of Theology

  • Department of Theology and Philosophy