Research/Areas of Interest:

Philosophy of Language, Logic, Philosophy of Logic, History of Logic, Critical Thinking Pedagogy


  • PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, United States, 1983
  • AB, Washington University in St. Louis, St Louis, United States, 1975


Susan Russinoff was raised in Princeton, NJ, did her undergraduate work at Washington University, and earned a Ph.D. in Philosophy at MIT. She has taught at MIT, Dartmouth College, and Harvard University, and has published articles in the areas of philosophy of language and logic. In addition to her teaching for the Philosophy Department, she directs the Critical Thinking Program.