Associate Professor

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.

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Areas of Expertise and/or Research

Ancient Greek Philosophy, Medieval Philosophy, Metaphysics


  • Ph.D., University of Western Ontario, 2010


  • (802) 656-3127
Office Location:

70 South Williams Street, Room 201

Office Hours:

Fall 2022: Tu/Th 11:30-12:30 in-person or remote, or by appointment