Image of John MeixnerAss​ociate Professor of Philosophy
Central Michigan University
Department of Philosophy & Religion

Campus Address: Anspach 121​
Telephone: (989) 774-3497


Ph.D., Johns Hopkins, 1977


Logic, Philosophy of Science

Research Interests:

Philosophy of Science, Logic, Epistemology

Select Publications:

  • "Bonjour's A Priori Justification of Induction," with Gary Fuller in W. Loffler and P. Weingartner eds., Contributions to the Austrian Ludwig Wittgenstein Society (2003).
  • "Frequencies And Possibility," Philosophical Research Archive (1988).
  • "Are Statistical Explanations Really Explanatory?”Philosophical Studies (1982).
  • “Homogeneity And Explanatory Depth, Philosophy of Science (1979)​.


CMU Excellence in Teaching Award, 1990

Other information:

Dr. Meixner is the director of the CMU law center, is a college bowl moderator, and is the advisor to the Mortar Board and Phi Alpha Delta, CMU's prestigious pre-law fraternity