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Gordon College Welcomes Brian Glenney, Ph.D, As a New Professor of Philosophy

September 17, 2007

Ashley Hopkins
Office of College Communications

WENHAM, MA-Brian Glenney of Beverly Farms, MA, recently joined the faculty at Gordon College as a professor of philosophy.

Glenney has a Ph.D. in philosophy from the University of Southern California. He received a Master of Letters in Philosophy from a joint program between the University of St. Andrew and the University of Stirling Joint. Dr. Glenney also has a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy from the University of Washington.

Glenney's dissertation focused on the concept of shape perception and how we recognize shape by sight and touch.He received the College Graduate Final Year Dissertation Fellowship award at the University of California for the 2006-2007 academic year.

For information on Glenney or the Department of Philosophy at Gordon College, contact Ashley Hopkins in the Office of College Communications at 978.867.4569.

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