Craig R. Vasey

Craig Vasey
  • Classics, Philosophy, Religion
  • Academic Degrees

    • B.A., Towson State College
    • Ph.D., Brown University
    • Doctorat du 3e cycle, Université de Paris
  • Areas of Expertise

    • Jean-Paul Sartre
    • Philosophy

Craig R. Vasey, Chair of the Department of Classics, Philosophy, and Religion and Professor of Philosophy, earned a Ph.D. (1984) from Brown University, a doctorate (1982) from the Université de Paris-Nanterre, and a B.A. (1975) in philosophy from Towson State College (Maryland).

Dr. Vasey edited and translated Jean-Paul Sartre’s fourth volume of Roads of Freedom into a book The Last Chance – Roads of Freedom IV, which was published in the United States by Continuum Press in 2009. Vasey’s book is the first English translation of this unfinished Sartre work.

Dr. Vasey was co-director of Mary Washington’s Race and Gender Curriculum Development Project for eight years. He is a member of the Virginia Humanities Conference, the Virginia Women’s Studies Association, the Society for Phenomenological and Existential Philosophy and the American Philosophical Association. He is the president of the Virginia Conference of the AAUP and was elected to a three-year term on the AAUP’s National Council.