The main office of the Philosophy Department is in Stuart Hall, 202 in the Main Quad of the campus of the University of Chicago. The office is open from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday. During those times, you will find at least one member of our staff on hand and available to be of assistance to you.

The Staff of the Philosophy Department consists of two persons: the Department Admininstrator, William Weaver, and the Department Assistant, Jessica Barbaro. They are jointly responsible for the smooth functioning of the Department at all times. The Department Administrator primarily takes care of the larger scale aspects of running the Department, while the Department Assistant primarily takes care of the day-to-day tasks required to make sure that the Department runs as it should. Their respective responsiblities are described more precisely below. They are both available to answer any questions you might have and to help direct you to specific members of the faculty and/or graduate student body who might be able to help you with any special concerns which you have. 

William Weaver

William Weaver is the Department Administrator. He manages the department's graduate affairs, financial administration, website, event planning, faculty and visitor searches, and promotions. He also supports visiting faculty and guest lecturers.



Contact

office: Stuart 202

office phone: 773/795-3923

email: wweaver@uchicago.edu

 

Jessica Barbaro

The administrative assistant manages the day to day operation of the office, processes admissions and faculty search files, plans department events, schedules courses, manages the department list-hosts, and is Professor Arnold Davidson's department contact.

Contact

office: Stuart 202

office phone: 773/702-8513

email: jbarbaro@uchicago.edu

Arnold Davidson email: fiorentina@uchicago.edu