Deacon Tracy W. Jamison, Ph.D. 

Professor of Philosophy 


M.A., Ph.D., University of Cincinnati 

B.A., Cincinnati Christian University 

Research Interests 

Analytical Thomism, Aristotle, Wittgenstein 


Dr. Tracy Jamison joined the teaching faculty in 2006 as a part-time lecturer and then began teaching full time in 2011. In 2021, he was promoted to the title of Professor of Philosophy. His teaching spans a range of seminary pre-theology courses, including Logic, Philosophy of Nature, Metaphysics, Epistemology, Introduction to Ethics and History of Modern Philosophy. Two of his elective course offerings have been Immanence Apologetics and Carmelite Mysticism. 

Dr. Jamison completed his undergraduate work in Ancient Near Eastern Studies at Cincinnati Christian University in 1987, where he met his wife, Joyce. He entered the full communion of the Catholic Church in 1992. He then earned master’s and doctoral degrees in Philosophy from the University of Cincinnati and made his definitive profession as a Secular Carmelite (OCDS) in 2002. 

Dr. Jamison was ordained a permanent deacon of the Archdiocese of Cincinnati in 2010.