Chelsea Harry

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Assistant Professor

 Philosophy Department

 EN D229

 (203) 392-6952



  Ph.D. Duquesne University 2013

          Visiting Doctoral Researcher, Universität zu Köln 2010-2011

 M.A. The University of Hawaii at Manoa (comparative philosophy)

 B.A. The George Washington University


Chelsea Harry is an Assistant Professor of Philosophy.  She works in the philosophy of nature with historical emphases in ancient Greek and 18-19th century German thought. She is the author of Chronos in Aristotle’s Physics: On the Nature of Time (Springer, 2015) and has articles published in Comparative and Continental Philosophy, Journal of Speculative Philosophy, The Journal for Islamic Philosophy, Parmenideum, Journal of Environmental Studies and Sciences in addition to book chapters in Open Court’s Philosophy and Pop Culture series.  She is currently at work on a translation of F.W.J. Schelling’s mid-19th c. diaries, letters, and philosophical notes.


Dr. Harry has an interest in community engagement.  She has taught philosophy to inner city high school students and to incarcerated individuals.  She represents Southern as a member of Connecticut Campus Compact’s Engaged Scholarship Advisory Committee.   


Recent courses include:


Ancient Philosophy

19th Century Philosophy

Introduction to Philosophy with Critical Thinking (with Service-Learning) Medieval Philosophy