Charles L. Griswold

Borden Parker Bowne Professor of Philosophy; Director, Graduate Studies
Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

Interests: Ancient Philosophy, Moral and Political Philosophy, Eighteenth-Century Philosophy, Philosophy and Literature, Metaphilosophy.

Before coming to Boston University in 1991, Charles Griswold taught at Howard University. He has held visiting appointments at the Université de Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne (2004) and Yale University (1996, as Olmsted Visiting Professor). His teaching and research address a number of themes, figures, and historical periods.  For details about his publications, teaching, and professional activities, please see his website at: