Dr. Davis is Professor and Chair of the Philosophy department. He has published over 20 academic articles in philosophy in such places as Australasian Journal of Philosophy, Religious Studies, The Journal of Medicine and Philosophy, Acta Analytica, Axiomathes, The Modern Schoolman, Metaphysica, Philosophia Christi, American Catholic Philosophical Quarterly, and Heythrop Journal. His most recent article "Counterpossibles and the 'Terrible' Divine Command Deity" (co-authored with W. Paul Franks) is forthcoming in Religious Studies.

Professor of Philosophy

Ph.D. University of Toronto

M.A.  University of Toronto

B.Sc.  University of Alberta

Dr. Davis has been appointed a Templeton Research Fellow at Ryerson University for the 2013–2014 academic year.

Areas of Interest:



    Philosophy of Religion

Contact Information:


    Phone: 416.226.6620 ext. 2124

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