Dr. Joshua Heter

Dr. Joshua Heter


Favorite Quote: Education is not to be viewed as something like filling a vessel with water but, rather, assisting a flower to grow in its own way.” – Bertrand Russel


Dr. Joshua Heter was born in St. Louis, MO. He earned his B.A. in philosophy from Biola University in 2005, his M.A. in philosophy from Western Michigan University in 2007, and his Ph.d. in philosophy from Saint Louis University in 2013. He has been teaching philosophy since 2007, and he is the co-editor of two volume’s of Open Court Publishing’s “Pop Culture & Philosophy” series: Westworld & and Philosophy and The Man in the High Castle & Philosophy.


  • Ph.D. Philosophy, Saint Louis University
  • M.A. Philosophy, Western Michigan University
  • B.A. Philosophy, Biola University

Course Taught

  • Introduction to Philosophy