Jeffrey Paris

Jeffrey Paris

Associate Dean of Arts and Humanities

Senior Associate Dean
Full-Time Faculty
Kalmanovitz Hall 117


Jeffrey Paris joined the USF faculty in 2001, teaching courses in topics ranging from existential and postmodern philosophy, to imprisonment, to science fiction, to his current focus on environmental ethics. He has two co–edited volumes—Liberation between Selves, Sexualities and War and New Critical Theory: Essays on Liberation.

Research Areas

  • Environmental Ethics, Philosophy of Nature


  • Academic Assistant Dean, College of Arts and Sciences


  • PhD, Purdue University,1998
  • BA, Humboldt State University, 1992

Awards & Distinctions

  • Learning Merit Award, the University Distinguished Teaching Award
  • College of Arts & Sciences Full-Time Faculty Service Award