David R. Hayworth College of Arts and Sciences

Dr. Clint Corcoran


Dr. Clint Corcoran |

Chair of the Religion and Philosophy Department

Professor of Religion and Philosophy


B.A. Skidmore, Phi Beta Kappa

Ph.D. Emory University





Areas of Specialization:

History of Philosophy

Ancient Philosophy



World Religions

Ethics and Philosophy

Social Ethics

Ancient Philosophy

Modern Philosophy


Contemporary Anglo-American Philosophy

Contemporary Continental Philosophy

Logic and Critical Thinking

Philosophy and Humor


Dr. Corcoran began teaching in the Department of Religion and Philosophy in 1991. He was promoted to Professor in 2003. He has presented numerous papers at professional conferences during the past three years and he has recently had a paper published by Nikephoros, “Wrestling and the Fair Fight in Plato”. He presented a paper entitled “Theophrastus, Aristotle, Simplicius, and Heidegger on the Anaximander Fragment” at Fordham University in the Fall of 2008.

Dr. Corcoran is Chair of High Point’s Academic Planning Committee and he serves on the Executive Committee of the Board of Trustees at New Garden Friends School and he is President of the North Carolina Philosophical Society.


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