Amy Berg

  • Assistant Professor of Philosophy


  • PhD, philosophy, University of California, San Diego, 2015
  • MA, philosophy, University of California, San Diego, 2013
  • BA, philosophy and government, Claremont McKenna College, 2008


Amy Berg researches and teaches topics in ethics and political philosophy. She has related interests in the philosophy of law, feminist philosophy, and the history of ethics and political philosophy. Before coming to Oberlin, she taught at Rhode Island College and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

  • American Fellowship, American Association of University Women (2014-15)
  • Jacob K. Javits Fellowship, United States Department of Education (2009-13)

Fall 2022

Ethics — PHIL 204
Feminist Epistemology — PHIL 240

Spring 2023

Philosophy & Morality — PHIL 121
Ethics and Technology — PHIL 238


Amy Berg Participated in Interview for "1843"

December 14, 2022

Amy Berg was interviewed by a journalist at the magazine 1843 (a sister publication of The Economist) about the recent implosion of the FTX cryptocurrency exchange and the resulting fallout for the effective altruism movement.