Faculty & Staff - Philosophy

The Philosophy faculty and staff are here to help the Suffolk University community as a whole—students should contact their professors and administrators to address questions and concerns.

The department is located on the 10th floor of the 73 Tremont Street building. The office is open Mondays - Fridays 8:45 a.m. - 4:45 p.m. Contact us at the following number: 617-573-8399

Full-Time Faculty

Evgenia Cherkasova
Associate Professor & Department Chair

Donna Giancola
Associate Professor

Jeff Johnson

Montgomery Link
Associate Professor

Rachel McKinney
Assistant Professor

Chris Melenovsky
Assistant Professor & Director, Politics, Philosophy & Economics Program (PPE)

Emeritus Professors

Rudolph Zuckerstatter
Professor Emeritus

Part-Time Faculty

Part-time faculty may be reached at the main department phone number unless otherwise noted (617-573-8399). They may also be reached via the departmental fax number, 617-973-5323.

The part-time faculty office is located at 73 Tremont Street, 10th floor, Room 1069. 

Nir Eisikovits
Senior Lecturer
PhD, Boston University

Amy Fisher
Campus Minister
Master of Divinity, Vanderbilt University
Master of Theology, Emory University

Robert Hoffman
PhD, University of Pennsylvania

Brian Kiniry
Senior Lecturer
MA, University of Wisconsin

Julia Legas
Senior Lecturer
PhD (ABD), Boston College

Jeffrey McConnell
Senior Lecturer
PhD, M.I.T.

Alan Waters
Senior Lecturer
MA, University of Chicago
MA, York University

Administrative Services Team

The administrative services team supports the following departments:

  • Advertising, Public Relations & Social Media
  • Economics
  • History, Language & Global Culture
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science & Legal Studies

General inquiries may be sent to us via email.

Susan Keefe
Administrative Services Manager
Office: 73 Tremont, 10th Floor

Mary Anooshian
Administrative Coordinator
Office: 73 Tremont, 10th Floor 

Erin Redmond
Administrative Coordinator
Office: 73 Tremont, 10th Floor

Elise St. Esprit
Administrative Coordinator 
Office: 73 Tremont, 10th Floor

Madelyn Soto
Administrative Coordinator
Office: 73 Tremont, 10th Floor