Faculty/Staff Profile Page

Walter Riker

Walter Riker, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor and Director of Philosophy

Phone: 678-839-5317 | Fax: 678-839-4849

Email:  wriker@westga.edu

Office: Technology Learning Center 2250


Education/Degrees

  • B.A., Anthropology, California State University, Los Angeles, 1991
  • MA, Anthropology, Brandeis University, 1996
  • Ph.D., Philosophy, University of Tennessee, 2007

Courses and Sections

  • Courses Taught
    • PHIL-2010 (Introduction to Philosophy)    
    • PHIL-2020 (Critical Thinking)    
    • PHIL-2030 (Introduction to Ethics)    
    • PHIL-3110 (Modern Philosophy)    
    • PHIL-4110 (Philosophy of Law)    
    • PHIL-4115 (Political Philosophy)    
    • PHIL-4120 (Professional Ethics)    
    • PHIL-5120 (Professional Ethics)    
  • Spring 2016 Sections
    • PHIL-2030 (Introduction to Ethics) Section: 01
    • PHIL-2030 (Introduction to Ethics) Section: 02
    • PHIL-4115 (Political Philosophy) Section: 01W
  • Fall 2015 Sections
    • PHIL-2030 (Introduction to Ethics) Section: 01
    • PHIL-4110 (Philosophy of Law) Section: 01W
    • PHIL-4120 (Professional Ethics) Section: 01
    • PHIL-5120 (Professional Ethics) Section: 01
  • Summer 2015 Sections
    • PHIL-2010 (Introduction to Philosophy) Section: 01
    • PHIL-2010 (Introduction to Philosophy) Section: 02G
  • Spring 2015 Sections
    • PHIL-2020 (Critical Thinking) Section: 06
    • PHIL-2020 (Critical Thinking) Section: 07
    • PHIL-3110 (Modern Philosophy) Section: 01