Holly Kantin

Assistant Professor

Office Hours

Spring 2019:

Thursday 12:30-2:30pm


Dr. Kantin specializes in biomedical ethics, metaphysics, and epistemology. She is especially interested in how various issues in in metaphysics and epistemology (especially questions about personal identity/survival, death, and doxastic responsibility) bear on ethical questions, and bioethical questions in particular. Prior to arriving at the University of Alabama Dr. Kantin spent two years as a fellow in the Department of Bioethics at the National Institutes of Health.

Dr. Kantin works with Dr. Richards in directing the department’s Philosophy and Medicine Specialization.


B.A., SUNY Geneseo

Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison