Dr. Shannon Hoff

Associate Professor of Philosophy
Undergraduate Liaison

Ph.D. (Stony Brook University)

Office: AA3103
Telephone: (709) 864-8341
Email: shoff@mun.ca
Website: https://www.mun.ca/faculty/shoff/

Areas of Specialization:

  • European Philosophy
  • Political Philosophy
  • Feminism
  • Aesthetics
  • Hegel People

Bio: Shannon Hoff is Associate Professor of Philosophy at Memorial University, having previously worked at the Institute for Christian Studies in Toronto and at Muskingum University in Ohio. She is author of The Laws of the Spirit: A Hegelian Theory of Justice, and has published in the areas of political philosophy, feminism, and the tradition of European philosophy more broadly. She is currently working on a book on feminism, while tinkering with a second project, a book about art. She teaches courses in phenomenology, political philosophy, moral philosophy, Hegel, philosophy and art, and feminism, with special emphasis on the history of philosophy. This past year’s host of philoSOPHIA: Society for Continental Feminism, she has also recently served as President of the Canadian Society for Continental Philosophy. She has a delightful young son and occasionally sings in an avant-garde country music band.