John R. Searle [home page]
Willis S. and Marion Slusser Professor Emeritus of the Philosophy of Mind and Language, Professor of the Graduate School
Office: 148 Moses
Phone: (510) 642-3173
(D. Phil., University of Oxford). His work ranges broadly over philosophical problems of mind and language. Recent books include The Mystery of Consciousness (1997), Mind, Language and Society: Philosophy in the Real World (1998), Rationality in Action (2001), Mind (2004), Liberté et Neurobiologie (2004), and Making the Social World: The Structure of Human Civilization (2010). He teaches philosophy of mind, philosophy of language, and philosophy of social science; recent seminars topics include consciousness, free will, and rationality.