Robert C. (Rex) Welshon, Ph.D.

Robert C. (Rex) Welshon, Ph.D.

Robert C. (Rex) Welshon, Ph.D.

Interim Dean, LAS
Professor, Department of Philosophy
COLU 2025B

Professional Summary

Rex Welshon B.A, Colorado State University, M.A., Ph.D, Philosophy, Brown University; His areas of specialization are philosophy of mind, philosophy of neuroscience, and the work of Friedrich Nietzsche. He is a past Fulbright Fellow (2008-2009) and Visiting Professor at Brown (1997). His publications include Philosophy, Neuroscience, and Consciousness (Acumen (2011); Nietzsche's Philosophy (Acumen (2004); Nietzsche's Perspectivism (Illinois (2000), co-authored with Steve Hales), and numerous articles on philosophy of mind, event ontology, philosophy of language, and Nietzsche's philosophy. His most recent book, This Uncanny Animal: Nietzsche's Metapsychology, will be published next year by Palgrave-Macmillan. He has been Associate Dean of the College of Letters, Arts, and Sciences since 2001.