Carl N. Still, On Leave July 1, 2016 - June 30, 2017

  • Associate Professor of Philosophy
  • St. Thomas More College
  • 1437 College Drive Saskatoon, SK S7N 0W6
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Education | Research Interests | Research Projects | Selected Publications
Teaching Responsibilities | Administrative Responsibilities


  • BA (Hons), University of South Carolina
  • MA, University of Toronto
  • MSL, Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies (Toronto)
  • PhD, University of Toronto

Research Interests

  • Medieval philosophy and theology; Thomas Aquinas
  • Philosophy of religion – problem of knowing God; rationality of faith
  • Philosophy of mind – self-knowledge

Research Projects

  • Chapter on human nature and moral failure, in preparation for volume on Thomas Aquinas's Disputed Questions on Evil, forthcoming in 2014 from Cambridge University Press
  • Monograph on Thomas Aquinas on human cognition (in preparation)

Selected Publications and Presentations

  • “Aquinas on Self-Knowledge and the Individuation of Thought”, International Philosophical Quarterly, forthcoming in September 2014 volume
  • “Searching for Thomas amid Thomisms Past and Present”, The Middle Ages in the Modern World conference, University of St. Andrews, St. Andrews, Scotland, June 27, 2013
  • Review of In Search of the Whole: Twelve Essays on Faith and Academic Life, ed. John C. Haughey (Georgetown UP, 2011) in Catholic Education: A Journal of Inquiry and Practice, 16/1 (September 2012) 222-25
  • Aquinas: A Guide for the Perplexed, co-authored with Peter S. Eardley. London and New York: Continuum Press, 2010
  • Pico’s Quest for all Knowledge”, in Pico della Mirandola: New Essays, ed. M. V. Dougherty (Cambridge UP, 2008), pp. 179-201
  • Essays in Medieval Philosophy and Theology in Memory of Walter H. Principe, CSB: Fortresses and Launching Pads, ed. J. R. Ginther and C. N. Still (Ashgate, 2005)
  • "Thomas Aquinas on the Assent of Faith”, in Essays in Memory of Walter H. Principe, CSB: Fortresses and Launching Pads (see above), pp. 121-33
  • Being and Thought in Aquinas, ed. J. M. Hackett, W. E. Murnion, and C. N. Still (Global Academic Publishing, 2004)

Teaching Responsibilities

  • ENG 402.3/CMRS 401.3:  Dante and Aquinas (co-teaching with S. Powrie) - Term 1 (2011-12)
  • INTS 101.12:  Examining the Western Humanities and Fine Arts in a Global Context - Lecturer, Term 1, 2010-11)
  • PHIL 413.3:    Thomas Aquinas II - Term 1 (2010-11)
  • PHIL 212.3:    Medieval Intellectuals (co-teaching with A. Reese) – Term 1 (2009-10)