Department of Philosophy

Colin Lewis

Colin Lewis, Ph.D.


Department of Philosophy

Columbine 4055

Professional Summary

Dr. Colin Joseph Lewis received a B.A. from Duke University (2009), M.Phil. from University of Hong Kong (2012), Ph.D. from University of Utah (2017).  His areas of specialization include Chinese and comparative philosophy, ethics with a focus on moral psychology, and philosohpy of education.  He also maintains interests in the philosophies of cognitive and biological sciences.  He is currently working on several projects examining potential applications of pre-Qin Confucian thought, particularly its emphasis on ritual, to modern and emprically-informed accounts of moral education and human flourishing.