2016-2017 Job Candidates

Guillermo Del Pinal
Areas of Specialization: Philosophy of Language and Linguistics; Philosophy of Mind, Cognitive Science, and Neuroscience
Dissertation: The Semantic Architecture of the Faculty of Language: Compositional Operations and Complex Lexical Representations
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Jeremy Forster
Areas of Specialization: 19th and 20th Century European Philosophy; Nietzsche
Dissertation: Nietzsche and the Pathologies of Meaning
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Max Hayward

Areas of Specialization: Ethics, Metaethics, Philosophy of Mind
Dissertation: Ethics as a Humanistic Inquiry
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Gal Katz
Areas of Specialization: 19th Century German Philosophy, Social Philosophy, History of Skepticism
Dissertation: Ordinary Freedom: Hegel on the Ethical Basis of Modern Skepticism
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Yang Liu

Areas of Specialization: Logic, Philosophy of Probability, Formal Epistemology
Dissertation: Probabilities: Studies in the Foundations of Bayesian Decision Theory
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Katharine McIntyre

Areas of Specialization: 19th- and 20th-century European Philosophy; Social Philosophy (especially Hegel, Nietzsche, Foucault, and contemporary critical theory)
Dissertation: Freedom from Domination: A Foucauldian Account of Power, Subject Formation, and the Need for Recognition
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Matt Moss
Areas of Specialization: Philosophy of Language; Formal Semantics
Dissertation: Defining Marks: A Defense of the Predicate View of Proper Names
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Jonathan Rick

Areas of Specialization: Moral and Political Philosophy; History of Early Modern Moral Philosophy
Dissertation: From Partial Passions to Moral Sentiments: Taking Up Adam Smith’s Impartial Spectator Perspective
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Beau Shaw

Areas of Specialization: 19th and 20th century European philosophy
Dissertation: Authenticity and Death in Being and Time
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Michael Stevenson

Areas of Specialization: 19th and 20th Century European Philosophy; Kant
Dissertation: Subjectivity and Selfhood in Kant, Fichte, and Heidegger
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Rush Stewart
Areas of Specialization: Decision Theory, Epistemology (esp. Formal and Social), Philosophy of Science, Philosophical Logic
Dissertation: Essays on Aggregation in Deliberation and Inquiry
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