Jeffrey Byrnes, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor 

Department of Philosophy

Office:  B3-217 Mackinac Hall ; Allendale Campus


Phone: (616) 331-8079 (voicemail)


Fax: (616) 331-2601



Jeffrey Byrnes joined the faculty of Grand Valley State University in 2018. He completed his Ph.D. work at the University of Essex, UK, with a dissertation on phenomenology and existentialism. These days he works on the philosophy of health, with broader interests in philosophy of art, philosophy and literature, and the Enlightenment.




Jeffrey Byrnes