Contact Information


There many ways to get in touch with us.

In Person

Our Department is on the St. John's Campus of Memorial University of Newfoundland. We are located on the Third Floor of the Arts and Administration Building Annex, facing Elizabeth Avenue. It is Building 14 of the St. John's Campus Map. Administrative Secretary Ms. Jill Robinson's office is AA3070.

By Post

Department of Philosophy
Memorial University of Newfoundland
230 Elizabeth Avenue
St. John's, NL
Canada A1C 5S7

By Telephone

Tel: (709) 864-8336

By E-mail

Ms. Jill Robinson, Administrative Secretary

Dr Arthur Sullivan,  Department Head



Specific Inquiries

(contact info for Philosophy, Medieval Studies, Diploma in Humanities, Diploma in Environmental Studies)

For questions concerning undergraduate programs in Philosophy, contact:

Dr. Peter Trnka, Undergraduate Liaison (Philosophy)

  • e-mail:
  • telephone: (709) 864-8338
  • office: AA3067

For questions concerning the Medieval Studies programs, contact:

Dr. Agnes Juhasz-Ormsby, English Department, Coordinator, Medieval Studies Program

  • email:
  • telephone: 709) 864-6899
  • office: AA 3012

For questions concerning the Diploma in Humanities contact:

Dr. Arthur Sullivan, Coordinator, Diploma in Humanities

  • email:
  • telephone: (709) 864-8333
  • office: AA 3105

For questions concerning the Diploma in Environmental Humanities:

Dr. Sean McGrath, Coordinator, Diploma in Environmental Humanities

  • Office: AA-3066
  • Telephone: (709) 864-3754
  • Email:

For questions concerning graduate programs in Philosophy, contact:

Dr. James Scott Johnston, Graduate Officer

  • e-mail:
  • telephone: (709) 864-6924 & (709) 864-8340
  • office: ED-5002 & AA-3107