Greg Lynch

Associate Professor of Philosophy

Philosophy


Contact

+1 630 637 5337

galynch@noctrl.edu

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 hermeneutics and the philosophy of language, particularly the work of Hans-Georg Gadamer. Dr. Lynch teaches a number of philosophy courses at North Central, including Existentialism, Ethics, Philosophy of Mind, Aesthetics, Modern Philosophy, and 20th Century Philosophy. He is also the faculty advisor for the North Central College Philosophy club. 

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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.