University of Vermont

The College of Arts and Sciences

Department of Philosophy

Riin Sirkel

Riin Sirkel

Riin Sirkel; Ph.D., Assistant Professor

  • Ph.D., University of Western Ontario, 2010
  • CV (PDF)
Area of expertise

Ancient Greek Philosophy, Medieval Philosophy, Metaphysics

Contact Information
Phone: (802) 656-3127

Office Hours Fall 2014: Professor Sirkel is on junior leave

70 South Williams Street, Room 201

Riin Sirkel's areas of interest are in Ancient Philosophy and metaphysics, especially Aristotelian metaphysics and epistemology. She also has a research interest in Medieval Philosophy and the Philosophy of the Ancient Greek Commentators (200-600 AD), which represents the missing link between Ancient and Medieval Philosophy. Riin Sirkel teaches Introduction to Philosophy and History of Ancient Philosophy.