Elliot Paul

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Assistant Professor | Barnard College

Elliot Samuel Paul (B.A. Toronto, Ph.D. Yale) works mainly in early modern philosophy and epistemology.  He also has interests in philosophy of mind and cognitive science, with a particular focus on philosophical issues surrounding creativity.

From 2009-2011 Dr. Paul was Assistant Professor/Bersoff Faculty Fellow at NYU.

He is co-editor of The Philosophy of Creativity: New Essays (Oxford University Press), and is currently completing a book on Descartes’s epistemology. 

Areas of Specialization: 

Early Modern Philosophy; Epistemology; Creativity