Faculty Profile: Anthony Cashio

Anthony Cashio

Assistant Professor of Philosophy

 

E-mail: 
Phone: 276-376-4577
Office: Zehmer 217

Education:    

  • Ph.D. – Southern Illinois University, 2011.
  • M.A. – Southern Illinois University, 2005.
  • B.A. – Birmingham-Southern College, 2002. 

Courses Taught:

  • Logic
  • Ancient and Medieval Philosophy
  • History of Ethics
  • Environmental Philosophy
  • Modern Philosophy
  • Philosophy of Religion
  • Philosophy of History

Research Interests:

 

Dr. Cashio's research interests center on the genesis and perpetuation of value-systems and the effects of value-systems at both the personal and social levels.  His work has focused on issues of social justice, the role of value-systems in problem solving, the relationship between history and value structure, the nature of nonviolence, and the role of the environment as a social institution. 

 

Professional Memberships:

  • Member of the American Philosophical Association
  • Member of the Society for the Advancement of American Philosophy
  • The International Association for Environmental Philosophy
  • The International Conference on Persons