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). He is also Co-Founder and Managing Director of The Creativity Post (www.creativitypost.com).
Early Modern Philosophy; Epistemology; Creativity
This semester (Spring 2014), Dr. Paul is teaching Introduction to Philosophy. In Fall 2014 he will teach an upper-level course on Descartes.