Mark B. Tanzer

Mark B. Tanzer, Ph.D.
Professor, PhD • Undergraduate Advisor • 4 + 1 Advisor

Office: Plaza M108F

Mailing Address:
Department of Philosophy
P.O. Box 173364
Campus Box 179
Denver, CO 80217-3364

Physical Location:
955 Lawrence St.
Plaza Building, Room M108

Office hours for Spring 2024:

Dr. Mark Tanzer is on sabbatical for the Spring 2024 semester. Email ( if you need to reach out to him.

Expertise Areas: Existentialism, Heidegger, Kant, 20th Century Philosophy, Continental Philosophy


Education & Degrees

Ph.D., Philosophy, SUNY at Stony Brook, 1992.
M.A., Philosophy, Boston College, 1985.
B.A., Philosophy, University of Pennsylvania, 1982.

Courses Taught

Couse Descriptions Can Be Found Here

PHIL 1012: Introduction to Philosophy
PHIL 2441: Logic, Language and Scientific Reasoning
PHIL 4760/5830: Kant
PHIL 4833/5833: Existentialism
PHIL 4780/5780: Heidegger
PHIL 3002: Ancient Greek Philosophy

Dr. Mark Tanzer on Hume and Kant