Index of Memorial Resolutions and Biographical Sketches
GUSTAVUS W. CUNNINGHAM
Gustavus W. Cunningham, professor of philosophy, was born on November 14, 1881, in Laurans, South Carolina. He earned a master's degree from Furman University in 1902 and a PhD from Cornell University in 1908.
Professor Cunningham taught at Harvard College and Middlebury College. He joined the faculty of The University of Texas at Austin in 1917 and taught for ten years.
Dr. Cunningham published four books, including Thought and Reality in Hegel's System (1910), A Study in the Philosophy of Bergson (1916), Problems of Philosophy (1924), and Five Lectures on the Problem of Mind (1925). He also authored articles and book reviews for the Philosophical Review and the Texas Review.
John R. Durbin, Secretary
The General Faculty
Biographical sketch prepared by Teresa Palomo Acosta and posted on the Faculty Council web site on January 18, 2001. Additional biographical sources can be found in the Office of the Provost.