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Yolanda Angulo Parra has been tenured professor at Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla. She is currently Chair of the Center for Genealogical Studies, for the Research of Mexican and Latin American Culture.


Yoko Arisaka, formerly Associate Professor at the University of San Francisco, is now teaching philosophy at the University of Hildesheim, Germany.


Innocent Asouzu teaches philosophy at the University of Calabar, Nigeria.


Ayman Bakr teaches Arab literature at the Gulf University for Science and Technology in Kuwait.

Catarina Belo teaches philosophy at the American University in Cairo in Egypt.


Bertold Bernreuter is the General Editor of Polylog.


Augustin Berque is emeritus professor of cultural geography at the Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales (EHESS) in Paris.

Thorsten Botz-Bornstein teaches philosophy at the Gulf University for Science and Technology in Kuwait.


Jonathan Chimakonam  teaches at the University of Calabar, Nigeria. He specializes in Logic and African Philosophy.

Matheus Oliva da Costa has a Ph.D. in Comparative Religions from the Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo ( Brazil) and is a member of the Latin American Association on Intercultural Philosophy (ALAFI)."


Hye Seung Chung teaches film and media in the Department of Communication Studies at Colorado State University.


Gerald Cipriani teaches philosophy of culture at the University of Galway in Ireland and is the Chief Editor of the journal Culture and Dialogue.


Arianne Conty teaches philosophy at the American University of Sharjah.

Nesma Elsakaan teaches Arabic  at the University of Palermo (Italy) and is a member of Union Européenne des Arabisants et Islamisants (UEAI).


Mikhail Epstein teaches Cultural Theory and Russian Literature at Durham University in the UK.


Sureyyya Evren is a Turkish writer focusing on contemporary Turkish philosophy.

Luis Fellipe Garcia holds a PhD from the Université Catholique de Louvain and continues his research as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow of the Alexander von Humboldt-Foundation at the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München.

Keith Hitchins teaches the history of Eastern Europe and Central Asia at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Jarrod Hyam is a Lecturer in Philosophy and Religious Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire.  His research addresses South Asian religious studies as well as comparative philosophical studies.

Jean-Etienne Joullié has a Ph.D. in philosophy and teaches management studies at the Gulf University for Science and Technology in Kuwait.

Byron Kaldis teaches philosophy at the Hellenic Open University in Greece and is the General Editor of the Encyclopedia of Philosophy and the Social Sciences.

Melsen J. Kafilaj teaches philosophy at the State University of Tirana, Albania.

Heisook Kim teaches philosophy at Ewha Women's University in Seoul, South Korea.

Hye Young Kim is an associate researcher at the Husserl Archive, Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris. She received her PhD in philosophy at the Free University Berlin and is the author of Sorge und Geschichte: Phänomenologische Untersuchung im Anschluss an Heidegger (Berlin, 2015) and We as Self: Ouri, Intersubjectivity, and Presubjectivity (Lanham, 2020).

Kevin DeLapp teaches philosophy at Converse College.

Ismail Lala teaches Islamic philosophy at the Gulf University for Science and Technology in Kuwait.

Helen Lauer teaches philosophy at the University of Ghana, Legon since 1988, after a post doctoral year at Oxford University with the sub-Faculty of Philosophy),

Lucas Machado has a PhD in Philosophy from the University of São Paulo (USP) and is one of the founding members of the Latin American Association on Intercultural Philosophy ALAFI.

Franck Martin taught philosophy and French at the Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem Seminary, Bethlehem University and Tobruk Omar al-Mokhtar University between 2005 and 2011.

Richard McDonough earned his BA at the University of Pittsburgh in 1971 and his Ph.D. from Cornell University in 1975 and has taught at multiple universities in the United States and Southeast Asia.

Edward McDougall holds a PhD from Durham University (UK) and continues research into areas of Comparative Philosophy at Durham University.

Hans-Georg Moeller teaches philosophy at the University of Macao.

Frederik Moreira dos Santos has been on a tenured professor at the Universidade Federal do Recôncavo da Bahia (UFRB). He got his Ph.D. in Philosophy and History of Science from the Universidade Federal da Bahia. He teaches Natural Philosophy and Physics to peasant and indigenous communities at the Centro de Ciência e Tecnologia em Energia e Sustentabilidade (CETENS-UFRB), in Bahia, Brazil."

Takeshi Morisato teaches philosophy at Sun Yat-Sen University. 

Bo Mou teaches philosophy at San Jose State University and Editor of the open-access journal Comparative Philosophy.

Tano S. Posteraro is a SSHRC post-doctoral researcher at Concordia University. He works at the intersection of recent continental philosophy and the history and philosophy of the life sciences. 

Bassam Romaya teaches Philosophy at the University of Massachusetts at Lowell.

Giannis Stamatellos teaches philosophy at the American College of Greece.


Julia Sushytska completed her PhD in Philosophy at Stony Brook University in 2008.  From 2008-2013 she worked as an Assistant Professor of Philosophy at the University of Redlands, USA.

Ryutaro TAMADA (玉田龍太朗) has a PhD in Human and Environmental Studies from Kyoto University, and is the chief of human rights education division at Takigawa-Daini Junior and Senior High School in Kobe.


Jacynthe Tremblay is a researcher at the University of Hokkaido, Japan.

Mayuko Uehara (上原麻有子) teaches at Kyoto University in the department of Japanese philosophy and does research on translation questions in the area of modern Japanese philosophy. 


Tere Vaden teaches philosophy at Aalto University in Helsinki, Finland.


Slobodanka Vladiv-Glover teaches at Monash University, Australia and is the editor of Transcultural Studies.


George N. Vlahakis is Assistant Professor of Greek Philosophy and Science at the Hellenic Open University in Greece and is member of the Editorial Board of Osmanli Bilimi Arastirmalari (Studies in Ottoman Science).

Huang Yong teaches philosophy at the Chinese University of Hong Kong.

Zhang, Rongkun (张榕坤) holds a Ph.D. in Chinese philosophy from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology and teaches Chinese philosophy, especially in Daoism, at the University of Shanghai for Science and Technology.


Andrei Zavaliy teaches philosophy at the American University of Kuwait.


Evert van der Zweerde teaches political philosophy at Radboud University, Nijmegen, Netherlands. He studied philosophy and Russian in Nijmegen, Moscow, and Fribourg, and wrote his PhD on history of philosophy in the USSR.

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