Dr. John Barker
John Barker Dr. John Barker
Associate Professor of Philosophy
Chair, UIS Philosophy Program
Ph.D. Princeton University, 1999
Phone: (217) 206-8244
Office: UHB 4039
Teaching Concentration: Logic, philosophy of language, philosophy of science, philosophy of mind, metaphysics, and epistemology (theory of knowledge).
Research: philosophical logic and philosophy of language, specifically, theories of truth and theories of meaning.
Dr. Barker joined the faculty of the University of Illinois at Springfield in 2004, and has also taught at the University of Pittsburgh.