Faculty

Mark Gardiner

Mark Gardiner

Education:
BA (Hons) University of Calgary
MA University of Calgary
PhD McMaster University

Office: EA3141
Phone: 403.440.6541
Email: mgardiner@mtroyal.ca

Main areas of scholarly interest and/or expertise:
Philosophical Semantics and Truth Theory
Metaphysics
Value Theory

Main areas of instruction at MRU:
PHIL 1175 — Reason and Argument
PHIL 1179 — Introduction to Symbolic Logic
PHIL 1149 — Philosophy: Values and Ethics
PHIL 1101 — Philosophy: Knowledge and Existence
PHIL 3345 — Topics in Moral Theory
PHIL 2267 — Philosophy of Science
PHIL 2219 — Philosophy of Law
PHIL 2221 — Metaphysics

Current research interests:
The Metaethical Fact/Value Distinction
Recent Theories of Meaning

Other relevant interests, activities, associations, qualifications, experiences, etc.:
Working with Dr. Steven Engler on the impact of recent theories of meaning on the study of religion