Assistant Professor of Philosophy, Penn State Altoona
Penn State Altoona | Hawthorn 226
Ph.D. Philosophy, University of North Texas, Denton, TX
M.A., Philosophy, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA
B.A., Humanities/Philosophy, Biola University, La Mirada, CA
Brian Onishi is an assistant professor of philosophy at Penn State Altoona. His research focuses on the intersection between environmental philosophy and continental thought, with particular emphasis on wonder. He has published articles in Environmental Philosophy, The Heythrop Journal, and Trespassing Journal, and has authored multiple book chapters on race, film, and environmental ethics. His most recent projects include a book on wonder and the development of a speculative eco-phenomenology that combines speculative realism and weird fiction.