Kevin Kambo Ph.D

Kevin Kambo, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Philosophy

Phone: (972) 721-5166


Office: Braniff #328

Dr. Kevin Kambo specialises in classical Greek philosophy, particularly Platonic moral psychology. He also has scholarly interest in philosophy of technology, philosophy of literature and liberal education. He is a partisan of the original Star Wars trilogy, P. G. Wodehouse, and receiving postcards--not necessarily in that order. Ancient Philosophy
Moral Psychology
Liberal Education
Philosophy of TechnologyPh.D., Philosophy, The Catholic University of America, 2018
M.A., Philosophy, The Catholic University of America, 2014
B.S., Chemistry, Stanford University, 2008Articles & Book Chapters

Cephalus: A Quotidian Case for Chastity in Republic I, in Sexual Ethics in a Secular Age: Is There Still a Virtue of Chastity? edited by Eric J. Silverman. New York: Routledge, 2021.

Theories of Divine Punishment in Augustines De civitate Dei, Studia Patristica vol. CXVII, 61-76 (2021).

Socratic Rhetoric: Elenchus, Myth and Self-Disclosure in Platos Gorgias, Acta Philosophica 31:1, 97-118 (2022).

Platonic Tripartition and the Peoples of Middle-Earth, Thersites (under review).

Platonic Psychology and Newmans Two Ideas of a Mind, Newman Studies Journal (under review).