Janet R. Lewis

Associate Professor of Philosophy
Chair, Department of Philosophy

Professor Lewis came to Juniata in 1970 from Villanova University with an A.B. from Wilson College and an M.A. from Bryn Mawr College. She has published two in-house publications, "Theories of Ethics" and "Logic and Language" to complement her teaching.

She has special interest in issues that have particular relevance to women: date rape, spouse abuse & women, child care & careers. In addition, she serves as the "philosopher in residence" on the joint College-J.C. Blair Hospital medical ethics committee and on several campus committees. She was awarded the Sears-Roebuck Foundation Teaching Excellence and Campus Leadership Award in 1991.

Off campus, professor Lewis is a nationally known dog trainer and expert on the effects of positive reinforcement on animal behavior. She writes a monthly training column for the national publication Front & Finish.

You can e-mail Prof. Lewis at lewis@juniata.edu.
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