Research, Teaching & Conferences


Prof. Richard C. Taylor

Department of Philosophy, Marquette University

Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA 53201-1881

Office: 414-288-5649; fax 414-288-3010.

Email: or or

Skype ID: misterteaatmac

Visiting Professor annually, De Wulf - Mansion Centre for Ancient, Medieval and Renaissance Philosophy, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium (for online live video graduate course)

Specialization: Medieval Philosophy in Latin and Arabic, Ancient Greek Philosophy, Islamic Philosophical Thought

Competence: Islam, Religious Studies, Philosophy of Religion, History of Metaphysics, Theories of Ethics, Conceptions of God

Current CV: click here.

Professional Website: click here.

Websites index page.


Interview on Averroes with Peter Adamson for History of Philosophy Without Any Gaps at:

Video Lecture:

“Conceiving Creation According to Ibn Rushd / Averroes,” Philosophy in the Islamic Lands, The Catholic University of America, 15 November 2013.


Research Links:

• For some articles in PDF, click here.

  1. Aquinas and the Arabs International Working Group:

  1. DARE Project, Cologne:

Annual Research Conferences Organized:

Aquinas and ‘the Arabs’ annual conferences in Paris (Spring/early Summer) and North America (Fall), click here.

  1. Aristotle and the Aristotelian Tradition

• Philosophy in the Abrahamic Traditions:


Marquette University Midwest Seminar in Ancient and Medieval Philosophy