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  Graduate School-New Brunswick 2005-2007 Programs, Faculty, and Courses Philosophy 730  

Philosophy 730

Degree Programs Offered:Master of Arts, Doctor of Philosophy

Director of Graduate Program:Professor Barry M. Loewer, Davison Hall, Douglass Campus (732/932-9181)

Members of the Graduate Faculty

Frank Arntzenius, Professor of Philosophy, FAS-NB; Ph.D., London School of Economics
Philosophy of science; metaphysics; philosophy of physics

Martha Bolton, Professor of Philosophy, FAS-NB; Ph.D., Michigan
Early modern philosophy

Robert H. Bolton, Professor of Philosophy, FAS-NB; Ph.D., Michigan
Ancient philosophy; philosophy of language; metaphysics

Martin R. Bunzl, Professor of Philosophy, FAS-NB; Ph.D., Minnesota
Philosophy of science

Ruth Chang, Assistant Professor of Philosophy, FAS-NB/SL-C; J.D., Harvard; D.Phil., Oxford Philosophy of law; ethics

Frances Egan, Associate Professor of Philosophy, FAS-NB; Ph.D., Western Ontario
Philosophy of psychology; philosophy of mind; philosophy of science

Jerry A. Fodor, State of New Jersey Professor of Philosophy, FAS-NB; Ph.D., Princeton
Philosophy of mind; cognitive psychology

Alvin Goldman, Board of Governors Professor of Philosophy, FAS-NB; Ph.D., Princeton
Epistemology; metaphysics; philosophy of mind; cognitive science; evidence and law

John Hawthorne, Professor of Philosophy, FAS-NB; Ph.D., Syracuse
Metaphysics; epistemology; language; mind; Leibniz

Douglas N. Husak, Professor of Philosophy, FAS-NB; Ph.D., J.D., Ohio State
Philosophy of law; social and political philosophy; ethics

Peter Kivy, Board of Governors Professor of Philosophy, FAS-NB; Ph.D., Columbia
Aesthetics; early modern philosophy

Peter D. Klein, Chairperson and Professor of Philosophy, FAS-NB; Ph.D., Yale
Epistemology

Ernest P. Lepore, Professor of Philosophy, FAS-NB; Ph.D., Minnesota
Philosophy of language

Brian Loar, Professor of Philosophy, FAS-NB; D.Phil., Oxford Philosophy of mind; philosophy of language; metaphysics

Barry M. Loewer, Professor of Philosophy, FAS-NB; Ph.D., Stanford
Philosophy of science; logic; philosophy of mind

Robert Matthews, Professor of Philosophy, FAS-NB; Ph.D., Cornell
Philosophy of psychology and language; theoretical psycholinguistics

Tim Maudlin, Professor of Philosophy, FAS-NB; Ph.D., Pittsburgh
Philosophy of science; ancient philosophy; epistemology

Howard McGary, Jr., Professor of Philosophy, FAS-NB; Ph.D., Minnesota
Social and political philosophy; ethics; Afro-American philosophy

Colin McGinn, Professor of Philosophy, FAS-NB; B.Phil., Oxford
Philosophy of mind; metaphysics; Wittgenstein

Brian P. McLaughlin, Chairperson and Professor of Philosophy, FAS-NB; Ph.D., North Carolina
Metaphysics; epistemology; philosophy of mind

Jefferson McMahan, Professor of Philosophy, FAS-NB; Ph.D., Cambridge Ethics, personal identity

Stephen Neale, Professor of Philosophy, FAS-NB; Ph.D., Stanford Logic; philosophy of language

Derek Parfit, Professor of Philosophy, FAS-NB; M.A. Oxford Ethics; philosophy of mind

Theodore Sider, Associate Professor of Philosophy, FAS-NB; Ph.D., Massachusetts (Amherst) Metaphysics; philosophy of language

Holly Smith, Professor of Philosophy, Executive Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences and Dean of the Graduate School-New Brunswick; Ph.D., Michigan Normative ethics; metaethics; biomedical ethics

Ernest Sosa, Professor of Philosophy, Brown University, and Professor of Philosophy, FAS-NB; Ph.D., Pittsburgh
Epistemology; metaphysics

Jason Stanley, Associate Professor of Philosophy, FAS-NB; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology Language; logic; epistemology; early analytic philosophy

Stephen P. Stich, Professor of Philosophy, FAS-NB; Ph.D., Princeton
Epistemology; philosophy of psychology

Larry Temkin, Professor of Philosophy, FAS-NB; Ph.D., Princeton Normative ethics, metaethics, social and political philosophy

Simon Thomas, Professor of Mathematics, FAS-NB; Ph.D., London Model theory; infinite groups

Bruce Wilshire, Professor of Philosophy, FAS-NB; Ph.D., New York
Aesthetics; American philosophy; phenomenology and existentialism

Dean Zimmerman, Associate Professor of Philosophy, FAS-NB; Ph.D., Brown Metaphysics; philosophy of religion

Associate Members of the Graduate Faculty

Mark Baker, Professor of Linguistics, FAS-NB; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology Syntax; syntax-semantics interface

Dennis Patterson, Distinguished Professor of Law and Philosophy, SL-C; Ph.D., SUNY (Buffalo) Philosophy of law; language; Wittgenstein

Pierre Pellegrin, Visiting Professor of Philosophy, FAS-NB; Professor of Philosophy, CREA (France); Ph.D., Paris I
Ancient philosophy

Kenneth J. Safir, Professor of Linguistics, FAS-NB; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology Learnability theory

Andrew von Hirsch, Professor of Criminal Justice, SCJ; LL.B., Harvard
Philosophy of criminal law; criminal sentencing theory and policy

Robert L. Woolfolk, Professor of Psychology, FAS-NB; Ph.D., Texas (Austin)
Behavioral therapy


 
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