Loyola University Chicago

John Felice Rome Center


Rocchi, Moreno

Title/s:  Adjunct Professor



Moreno Rocchi received both his Master’s degree (Theories and Techniques of Knowledge, 2011, cum laude) and his PhD (Philosophy, 2017, cum laude, dissertation on the Critique of Pure Reason’s First Analogy of Experience) from Sapienza University of Rome. He was a visiting scholar at the University of Chicago (2013-2014) and the University of Leipzig (2018, Humboldt Scholarship). He has also been invited to speak at several workshops and conferences, including the German Philosophy Workshop (University of Chicago, 2014), the SPEP Conference (Penn State University, 2018), and the International Critical Theory Conference in Rome (Loyola University Chicago, 2019). Rocchi has been teaching undergraduate courses in philosophy since 2016 and his areas of expertise are: Classical German philosophy (in particular, Kant and the aetas kantiana), early modern philosophy, logic, metaphysics, ethics, and aesthetics.


PhD, Philosophy, Sapienza University of Rome

MA, Theories and Techniques of Knowledge, Sapienza University of Rome

Laurea, Philosophy, Sapienza University of Rome

Research Interests

Kant and the aetas kantiana

Early modern philosophy

Critical theory

Logic and epistemology



Political philosophy