Mark Uffelman

Dr. Mark Uffelman

Dr. Mark Uffelman

Office: McComsey 353
Phone: (717) 872-3515

Additional Information


  • B.A. (Economics, Philosophy Minor), University of Pittsburgh, 1995
  • Ph.D. (Philosophy), Temple University, 2005

Teaching and Research Interests

  • Pragmatism and American Philosophy
  • Ethics
  • Continental Philosophy
  • Social and Political Philosophy

Publications and Presentations

  • “Jamesian Self-cultivation: Meliorism in the Double-barreled Stream of Experience,” 2014 meeting of the Society for the Advancement of American Philosophy, Denver, March 2014
  • “A Reply to Aikin and Talisse,” William James Studies, Volume 9 (2013), pp. 169-184
  • “Forging the Self in the Stream of Experience: Classical Currents of Self-cultivation in James and Dewey,” Transactions of the Charles S Peirce Society, Vol. 47.3 (Summer 2011), pp. 319-39

Professional Associations and Societies

  • American Philosophical Association (APA)
  • Charles S. Peirce Society
  • International Society for Environmental Ethics (ISEE)
  • Society for the Advancement of American Philosophy (SAAP)
  • Society for Phenomenology and Existential Philosophy (SPEP)
  • North American Society for Social Philosophy (NASSP)
  • William James Society (WJS)

Advocacy and Charitable Affiliations

  • Amnesty International
  • Human Rights Watch
  • Red Cross
  • United Way

Interests and Hobbies

  • Art and Literature
  • Exercise
  • Guitar
  • Movies
  • Skiing