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  • Emeritus Faculty

Philosophy

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  • Emeritus Faculty

     Mark Chekola

    Mark Chekola
    Ph.D. University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
    Professor Emeritus
    chekola@mnstate.edu

    Joined the department in 1969 and retired in 2005. Specializes in Ancient Philosophy and Ethics.


     Arnold Johanson

    Arnold Johanson
    Ph.D. Yale University 
    Professor Emeritus
    ajohan@juno.com

    A native of Fergus Falls, Minnesota. Joined the department in 1966 and retired in 1999. Specializes in philosophy of religion. Dr. Johanson was three times chairperson of the Philosophy Department. He and his wife Alice retired to Durham, North Carolina. He recently taught a course "Baseball & Philosophy" for the Lifelong Learning Institute at Duke Univeristy.


     David Myers

    David Myers
    Ph.D. University of Texas at Austin
    Professor Emeritus
    myers@mnstate.edu

    Joined the department in 1972 and retired in 2004. Specializes in ethics, philosophy of religion, Marx and Nietzsche. Published New Soviet Thinking (Temple University Press, 1990), Between Marx and Nietzsche (University Press of America, 1986), and articles on Marx, ethics, and problem of evil in a number of philosophical journals. Winner of the Academic Affairs Council Teaching Excellence Award, MSUM, 2003.