J. Baird Callicott

Department: 
Philosophy and Religion Studies
College: 
College of Arts and Sciences
Email: 
callicott@unt.edu
Phone: 
(940) 565-4846
Expertise: 
Environmental ethics, conservation biology, ethics, ecology
Education: 
Ph.D., Syracuse University M.A., Syracuse University B.A., philosophy, Rhodes College
Activities: 
Visiting professor at Yale University 2004-05; co-investigator of biocomplexity in the environment; author of several books, including "Beyond the Land Ethic," "In Defense of the Land Ethic," "Earth's Insights" and more than 30 book chapters. Editor-in-chief of the Encyclopedia of Environmental Ethics and Philosophy. Was the first in his field to offer a course on environmental ethics, in 1971.