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Mark McCullagh

Associate Professor and Chair,
Department of Philosophy

I am a philosopher at the University of Guelph, in the very pleasant city of Guelph, Ontario, Canada.  (It’s pronounced “gwelf.”)  My academic training was at the University of Toronto and the University of Pittsburgh where I completed my PhD under the direction of Robert Brandom.


Fall 2017
PHIL 4820, Philosophy Research Presentation
Winter 2018
PHIL 1050, Ethics, Knowledge, and Reality

In addition to chairing the department I am one of the (14) Executive Editors of the Canadian Journal of Philosophy.

I work in philosophy of language, philosophy of mind, and epistemology. Recent publications:

“Scare-quoting and incorporation.” Forthcoming in Semantic and pragmatic aspects of quotation, edited by Paul Saka and Michael Johnson. Dordrecht: Springer. [penultimate version]
“Russellianism unencumbered.” Philosophical Studies [online-only].

Full list of publications, with abstracts


(519) 824–4120 ×53221

(519) 837–8634

Dept of Philosophy
University of Guelph
Guelph, ON
Canada N1G 2W1

347 MacKinnon Bldg. This room is behind the departmental staff offices [directions]

Office hours
TBA for Fall 2016

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