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Erik Vogt
Gwendolyn Miles Smith Professor of Philosophy
Phone: (860) 297-4095 Office Location: McCook 316
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Trinity College faculty member since 2002
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Univ.-Doz., Univ. of Vienna, Austria (2003)
Ph.D., Univ. of Vienna, Austria (1992)
M.A., Univ. of Vienna, Austria (1988)

Erik Vogt studied philosophy and German philology at the University of Vienna, Austria; he received his M.A. (1988) and Ph.D. (1992) from the University of Vienna, Austria. Before he came to Trinity in 2002, he had taught both at US and UK universities (such as Oxford University). After having received his venia legendi for Allgemeine Philosophie in 2003 from the Philosophy Department at the University of Vienna, he has been teaching seminars in the Vienna philosophy department. He also conducts graduate and undergraduate seminars at other European institutions. He enjoys skiing in the Alps, playing league tennis, and er-fahren Alpine passes.