Dr. Pierce received a BA and MA in philosophy from Michigan State University, and a
Ph.D. in philosophy from Loyola University Chicago. His area of expertise, broadly
speaking, is in ethics and social and political philosophy, and more specifically in the
philosophy of race, and the critical theory of Jurgen Habermas. 

He joined the philosophy faculty at Sacred Heart in 2012. 


Selected Published Articles


Authentic Identities, Social Theory and Practice (2015)


The Myth of the White Minority, Critical Philosophy of Race (2015)


Structural Racism, Institutional Agency, and Disrespect, Journal of Philosophical Research (2014)