Michael Ashfield

Philosophy - Communication Studies and Philosophy

Assistant Professor

Michael Ashfield

Contact Information

Office Location: MAIN 002E
Phone: 435-797-1032
Email: mike.ashfield@usu.edu

Educational Background

Ph.D. Philosophy, University of Southern California, 2021
M.A. Philosophy, Northern Illinois University, 2013
M.A. Theology, Acadia Divinity College, 2009
B.A. with Distinction , Philosophy & Great Books, St. Thomas University, 2005


Mike Ashfield is an Assistant Professor of philosophy (Ph.D. University of Southern California, 2021). His areas of specializations include social and political philosophy, epistemology, normative ethics, and philosophy of religion. His dissertation focused on normative issues in the epistemology of public reason liberalism, and he has an active ongoing research project intersecting normative ethics, metaethics, and the philosophy of religion.