Greg Lynch

Assistant Professor of Philosophy, Philosophy


+1 630 637 5337

Dr. Lynch received his B.A. (2002) in Philosophy from Cedarville University and his M.A. (2009) and Ph.D. (2013) in Philosophy from Fordham University. He joined the philosophy faculty at North Central in 2014. Dr. Lynch's research focuses on issues in philosophy of mind, philosophy of language, and phenomenology, particularly the work of Hans-Georg Gadamer. He is a member of the American Philosophical Association, North American Society for Philosophical Hermeneutics, and Society for the Study of the History of Analytical Philosophy. Dr. Lynch teaches a number of philosophy courses at North Central, including Ethics Philosophy of Mind, Aesthetics, Early Modern Philosophy, Modern Philosophy, and Logic. He is also the faculty advisor for the North Central College Philosophy club. 

Download CV

Selected Scholarship

"Radical Interpretation and the Problem of Asymmetry," International Journal for Philosophical Studies 24:4.

"Does Conversation Need Shared Language?" Davidson and Gadamer on Communicative Understanding," Southern Journal of Philosophy 52:3

"The Intentional Priority of the Question," Philosophy Today 58:1.