Gordon Barnes, Ph.D

Associate Professor
(585) 395-5222
Office: Liberal Arts 120
Office Hours:

Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 11:15 - 12:15, and by appointment

Courses Taught

  • Personal Identity and the Self
  • God, Self and World
  • Human Knowledge
  • Political Philosophy
  • Philosophy of Religion
  • Introduction to Ethics
  • Introduction to Philosophy

Research Interests

Gordon Barnes has published articles in epistemology, metaphysics, philosophy of religion and political philosophy. Most recently, he is the author of How Do You Know? A Dialogue (Hackett 2021). Currently, he is working on issues in applied epistemology, including the epistemology of expertise, and the epistemic status of conspiracy theories.