Instructor, Fine Arts
Associate Appointment, Catholic Studies
Building/Room: HRDG 140R2
PhD, Social & Personality Psychology
Associate Professor, Psychology
Adjunct Associate Professor of Pastoral Theology, School of Theology and Ministry
Director, Institute for Human Development
Director, Catholic Studies Program
Building/Room: HRDG 140O
Building/Room: Casey 430-05
Specializing in metaphysics, Continental philosophy, philosophy of art and architecture, and ethics, including ethics in urban affairs. Teaching competence in history of philosophy, political philosophy, and philosophical anthropology.
PhD, English Literature
Associate Professor, English
Building/Room: Casey 510-10
Sean McDowell joined Seattle University in 2002 after a two-year stint as a visiting professor at Indiana University, where he received his Ph.D. in 2000. His teaching specialties include classical, medieval, and Early Modern poetry and drama; Irish literature; Chinese and Japanese poetry in translation; historical phenomenology; the history and philosophy of science; archipelagic literature; film studies; and creative writing.