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, focusing in particular on philosophical issues surrounding creativity.
From 2009-2011 Dr. Paul was Assistant Professor/Bersoff Faculty Fellow at NYU.
He is co-editor of a volume of original essays, The Philosophy of Creativity (forthcoming with 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 (Fall 2013), Dr. Paul is teaching a Senior Seminar on Creativity and Graduate Seminar on Descartes.