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Meet Lori Watson, PhD

Dr. Lori Watson, director of Women’s and Gender Studies and associate professor in the Department of Philosophy, answered questions from Inside USD on why gender studies are important in today’s society and who inspires her every day.

Meet Lori Watson

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The Philosophy Department at USD is pluralistic, covering all significant historical periods and most major philosophical methods. It has a deep and special concern for the study of ethics, values, and the moral life. Students can expect to be exposed to perennial epistemological, metaphysical, and theological issues and theories in philosophy.