Melissa Burchard, Ph.D.

Department Chair, Professor of Philosophy
236 Whitesides Hall, CPO 2830

For more information, please visit the faculty member's philosophy profile.


  • B.A., M.A., San Jose State University, Ph.D., in Philosophy, University of Minnestota with a minor in Feminist Studies through the Center for Advanced Feminist Studies.

Courses Taught

  • HUM 124 The Ancient World
  • PHIL 200 Introduction to Ethical Theory
  • PHIL 250 Ancient Philosophy
  • PHIL 302 Philosophy of Sex and Gender
  • PHIL 365 Feminist Theory
  • PHIL 379 LSIC War and Peace
  • PHIL 379 Sex and Violence
  • PHIL 402 Senior Research Seminar