Classes Cancelled/Offices Closed 3/21/18

Due to the inclement weather, the University has cancelled classes and closed offices on Wednesday, March 21. Online classes are held at the discretion of the instructor.  Read more

Department of Humanities

Our mission: Stimulate your imagination and joy in life. Our diverse and accomplished faculty make it possible by training students in writing, the fundamentals of research in the humanities, and the basics of the fine arts. Our commitment to the humanities and developing well-rounded students complements the University’s expertise in the health sciences.

By sponsoring lectures, concerts, and many other special events that showcase the best of the humanities, our department serves the entire University community.


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Kevin Murphy
Kevin Murphy, PhD
Professor and Chair, Department of Humanities
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Kevin Murphy, PhD

Office Location:

East Building, Room 101


University of the Sciences
600 South 43rd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-4495