Faculty Bio

Dr. Duncan Maclean

Assistant Professor ,

At St. Mary's University, Dr. Maclean teaches Introduction to Western Philosophy, Ethics, Logic, Metaphysics, and Epistemology. He am also the StMU pre-law pathway faculty advisor, advising students who are interested in going to law school after graduation.

In the summer term of 2023, Dr. Maclean taught a course on the ethics of climate change at Bogazici University in Istanbul. He spends much of his time thinking about Aristotle and other ancient Greek philosophers. His current research project involves applying Aristotle's ethics, physics and biology to problems in contemporary environmental philosophy.

He loves the outdoors — hiking, camping and downhill skiing.