Scott B. Key, Ph.D.

Professor of Philosophy

Office Phone: (951) 343-5036
Office Location: Business Building 241
Office Hours: Spring 2017: M 9:30-11:00; T 9:00-10:00, 4:00-5:30; Th 9:00-10:00, 4:00-5:30; F 9:30-11:00

Degree Major Emphasis Institution Year
Ph.D. Philosophy Southern Baptist Theological Seminary 1980
M.Div. Ministry Southern Baptist Theological Seminary 1975
B.A. Political Science University of New Mexico 1971
  • Courses Taught

    Spring 2017 Semester

    PHi213 B & F Introduction to Philosophy
    PHI302 A History of Western Philosophy II
    WLD181 A Cultural World: Goodness, Truth, and Beauty
    HON152 A Engaging the Culture Christianly II
    PHI499 A Senior Project

  • Academic Areas & Scholarly Interests

    Analysis of worldviews
    C. S. Lewis
    J. R. R. Tolkien
    20th Century Philosophy
    Virtue Ethics

  • Research, Presentations, & Publications

    Presentations at the Society of Christianity and Literature

    Faculty Forum Conferences of C. S. Lewis Foundation

    Faith and Learning Conferences

    Editor of "In Pursuit of Truth" an online Journal of the C. S. Lewis Foundation

    Society of Christian Philosophy conferences

    Evangelical Philosophical Society conferences

  • Church Membership & Activities

    Magnolia Ave. Baptist Church
    Sunday School Teacher

  • Interests & Hobbies

    I treasure my time with my wife and three children and have an active role in my children's education.

  • Personal Philosophy

    Goal: To develop the implications of the Christian World-View for life and thought.

    "We proclaim Him, admonishing every man and teaching every man with all wisdom, so that we may present every man complete in Christ.
    For this purpose also I labor, striving according to His power, which mightily works within me."

    -Colossians 1:28-29, NASB