Bard Faculty

Jay Elliott

Assistant Professor of Philosophy

Primary Academic Program: Philosophy

Academic Program Affiliation(s): Classical Studies

Area of Specialization: Ethics, philosophy of action, and social and political philosophy


B.A., New York University; Ph.D., University of Chicago. Recipient, Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Humanities, Yale University. Has previously taught at Yale and in the Department of Philosophy at Iona College. Work published in Revue de Métaphysique et de Morale, Review of Philosophy and Psychology, and Film and Philosophy; his essay on “Platonic Ethical Skepticism” is forthcoming in the International Journal for the Study of Skepticism. He is coeditor, with James Conant, of the forthcoming Norton Anthology of Western Philosophy, Volume Five: The Analytic Tradition. At Bard since 2013.


Phone: 845-758-7280
Location: Aspinwall
Office: 109