Faculty Profile

Dr. Keith Dromm

Ph.D., Philosophy, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Office: Morrison Hall 205
Telephone: 318-357-5179
Email: drommk@nsula.edu


Dr. Keith Dromm is a Professor of Philosophy in the Louisiana Scholars' College at Northwestern State University. He earned a Ph.D. in philosophy from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and a B.A. from The Evergreen State College. 

He was awarded the Excellence in Teaching Award for the Louisiana Scholars' College in 2019. He was awarded the Mildred Hart Bailey Research Award from Northwestern State University in 2008. 

He teaches a variety of courses, including Introduction to PhilosophyModern PhilosophyContemporary Analytic PhilosophyPhilosophy of Film, and courses in the Scholars' core curriculum. He has also created some unique courses for NSU, including Post-World War II American Avant-garde and Proust, Autobiography, and the Philosophy of Self

He has written the books Wittgenstein on Rules and Nature (2008) and Sexual Harassment: An Introduction to the Conceptual and Ethical Issues (2012). He co-edited, with his wife Heather Salterthe anthology The Catcher in the Rye and Philosophy (2012). He has contributed chapters to several anthologies, such as The Philosophy of Documentary Film (2017), Jane Austen and Philosophy (2016) (co-written with Heather Salter), and Inception and Philosophy (2011). He has also written articles for various academic journals and presented his research at conferences throughout the United States and Europe.

Office Hours

W 1-5 (face-to-face); M 8:30-10:30 and T-F 8:30-9:30AM (online)

Course Information

Course Title Location Time
PHIL.1010.01I INTRO TO PHILOSOPHY Internet 08/15/22-12/16/22
PHIL.1010.1IH INTRO TO PHILOSOPHY High School 08/15/22-12/16/22
SCTT.1810.04N TEXTS & TRADITIONS I Natchitoches
Morrison Hall 227
MW 11:00 AM-11:50 AM
SCTT.1810.04N TEXTS & TRADITIONS I Natchitoches
Morrison Hall 145
F 11:00 AM-11:50 AM
SPHI.3100.01I PROFESSIONAL ETHICS Internet 08/15/22-12/16/22