Areas of Specialization: Ancient Philosophy, Nietzsche, ancient Greek language and culture.
Dr. Anderson holds an M.A. in Philosophy from the University of Calgary (1994), a Ph.D. in Philosophy from Vanderbilt University (1998), and an M.A. in Classical Studies from Vanderbilt University (2000). He is the founder and faculty sponsor of the weekly philosophy discussion group, the Philologoi. His research and teaching interests revolve around Plato, Nietzsche, and the nature and practice of philosophy.
Dr. Anderson is Chair of the Department of Philosophy and Director of Classics.