Michael Rea

Rev. John A. O'Brien Professor of Philosophy

Michael Rea

207 Malloy Hall



Ph.D., University of Notre Dame

Research Interest

Metaphysics, Philosophy of Religion

Curriculum Vitae

Michael Rea is Rev. John A. O’Brien Professor of Philosophy, Concurrent Faculty in the Gender Studies Program, and Director of the Center for Philosophy of Religion at the University of Notre Dame, where he has taught since 2001. His research focuses primarily on topics in philosophy of religion, analytic theology, metaphysics, and feminist philosophy. He has written or edited more than fifteen books and over fifty articles, and has given numerous lectures in the United States, United Kingdom, European Union, Russia, China, and Iran, including the 2017 Gifford Lectures at the University of St. Andrews.

Representative Publications