Teri Merrick, Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Philosophy

Phone: (626) 815-6000, Ext. 6072
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Teri Merrick, Ph.D., is a professor of 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

Academic Area

  • School of Theology
    • Department of Philosophy


  • History of Analytic Philosophy
  • Kantian Epistemology

Courses Taught

  • HUM 224 - Core Texts in Philosophy
  • PHIL 100 – Introduction to Philosophy
  • PHIL 320 – History of Early Modern Philosophy
  • PHIL 325 – History of 19th and 20th Century Philosophy
  • PHIL 364 - Bioethics
  • PHIL 451 - Race, Sex and Science
  • PHIL 496 - Senior Seminar