Brian Pines

Brian Pines

Adjunct Professor

Part-Time Faculty


Brian Pines researches continental philosophy with a special focus on French and German thinking of the 19th and 20th centuries. He maintains active interests in ancient philosophy, especially that of Greece, India, and China.


  • Ancient Philosophy
  • Eastern Philosophy
  • Continental Philosophy

Research Areas

  • 19th Century Philosophy
  • Philosophy of Religion
  • Aesthetics


  • Staffordshire University, PhD in Philosophy, 2016
  • Duquesne University, MA in Philosophy, 2013
  • Johnston Center for Integrative Studies, BA in Continental Philosophy and Psychoanalysis, 2011

Selected Publications

  • Understanding Nietzsche, Understanding Modernism - Bloomsbury 2019