Ed Pollitt

Contact Information


Anderson Hall 226


B.A., Rutgers University-Camden

M.A., West Chester University

Ed Pollitt




History of Philosophy
Social and Political Philosophy
Animal Rights

Recent Courses

PHI 101 Introduction to Philosophy

PHI 180 Introduction to Ethics

PHI 282 Animal Ethics


Ed holds a B.A. Philosophy from Rutgers University (1996) and an M.A. Philosophy from West Chester University (2008). His philosophical interests include the history of philosophy, ethics, social and political philosophy, and animals.  He is also interested what evolutionary biology, psychology, history, sociology and the arts can contribute to our understanding (and improvement) of the world. He regularly teaches Introduction to Philosophy, Introduction to Ethics, and Animal Ethics, and spends most of his free time in Philadelphia, in the woods, or at the beach.

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