Loyola University Chicago

Department of Philosophy

Full-Time Faculty

Paul K. Moser, PhD

Title/s:  Professor

Office #:  Crown Center 333

Phone: 773.508.2739


External Webpage: http://pmoser.sites.luc.edu


Paul K. Moser is Professor of Philosophy at Loyola University Chicago, where he joined the faculty in 1983. From 2004 until 2009 he was the Faculty Director of the Loyola University Core Curriculum. He is the author and editor of numerous books, and has published over 80 articles and chapters in various journals and collections. In addition, he is a series editor for the new Cambridge University Press Series on Religion, Philosophy, and Society, the Oxford University Press "Handbooks of Philosophy," and the Routledge "Contemporary Introductions to Philosophy." His research interests include epistemology, metaphilosophy, and the philosophy of religion.

Among his writings are the following books: The God Relationship: Ethics for Inquiry about the Divine (Cambridge UP, 2017), The Severity of God (Cambridge UP, 2013), The Evidence for God (Cambridge UP, 2010), The Elusive God (Cambridge University Press, 2008), Philosophy after Objectivity (Oxford University Press, 1993), Knowledge and Evidence (Cambridge University Press, 1989), and Empirical Justification (Kluwer/Reidel, 1985). He was the editor of the American Philosophical Quarterly from 2007 to 2013.

A full list of Professor Moser's publications can be found on his personal web page.


Vanderbilt University

Research Interests

Epistemology, theories of rationality, philosophy of religion