Pierre Keller



Associate Professor of Philosophy

Contact Information

HMNSS 3207
951-827-1514 (message phone)


Ph.D., Columbia University, 1991

Areas of Interest

Kant, 19th Century Philosophy, and Phenomenology


Books and Collections:

  • Husserl, Heidegger and Human Experience, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1999
  • Kant and the Demands of Self-Consciousness, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1998

Recent Articles:

  • “Two Conceptions of Compatibilism in the Critical Elucidation,” in Andrews Reath and Jens Timmerman (eds.) Kant’s Critique of Practical Reason: A Critical Guide, Cambridge University Press (2010).
  • “Ist die Vernunft noch zu retten?”, Ethik und Sozialwissenschaften 1, 2000, pp. 80-83
  • “Heidegger and the Source(s) of Intelligibility” (with David Weberman), Continental Philosophy Review 31, 1998, pp. 369-86
  • “Hegel on the Nature of the Perceptual Object,” Jahrbuch für Hegelforschung 3, 1997, pp. 1-21
  • “Heidegger’s Critique of the Vulgar Notion of Time,” International Journal of Philosophical Studies, 1996, pp. 43-66
  • “Heidegger’s ‘Destruction’ of Pragmatism in the History of Philosophy,” Journal of the History of Ideas, 1995, pp. 1-21
  • “Personal Identity and Kant’s Third Person Perspective,” Idealistic Studies 24, 1994, pp. 123-46
  • “Making Sense of Noumenal Knowledge,” Proceedings, 7th International Kant Conference, 1990, pp. 205-14
  • “Whiteheads Relationale Theorie von Raum und Zeit,” Naturphilosophische Studien II: 22, 1986, pp. 51-81
  • “Elastic Forces,” in Leibniz Specimen Dynamicum, Hamburg, Meiner, 1982, pp. 142-51