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2012 NEW FACULTY

Susan V. H. Castro

SUSAN V. H. CASTRO

assistant professor, philosophy


Education: Ph.D., philosophy, UCLA, 2006

Previously: Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Institute of Molecular Medicine and Division of Connective Tissue Diseases, Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Biology

Expertise: Immanuel Kant, moral/ethical theory, modern philosophy, feminist philosophy; co-authored three articles in molecular medicine; currently working on a book detailing the architecture of Immanuel Kant's critical philosophy


“I worked on the Human Genome Project at UCLA's core DNA sequencing center where I met and married Fidel Castro.”