Richard Montgomery – Associate Professor

Research Specializations

Philosophy of Cognitive Science
Philosophy of Mind

Current Research Interests

Mental Representation
Color Vision
Explanation in the Cognitive Sciences
The Problem of Mental Causation
The Mind-Body Problem

Other Interests

I live with my wife, Marilyn, and our dog and two cats in Fieldcrest Hall, a WVU residence hall, where I serve as Resident Faculty Leader. In that role I plan and participate in a variety of programs and activities for hall residents (mostly first year students) that provide both academic and social support.

Courses Offered

PHIL 130, Current Moral Problems
PHIL 306, Philosophy of Mind
PHIL 310, Philosophy of Science

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