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Education / Academic qualification

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), The University of Texas at Austin

Research Interests

Areas of Specialization: Metaphysics, Philosophy of Langauge, History of Analytic Philosophy

Areas of Competence: Philosophical Logic, Epistemology, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Science

Visiting and Research Positions

(2013-present) Chancellor's Fellow Philosophy, PPLS school, University of Edinburgh. 

(2011-2013) Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Philosophy through the PERSP project. Member of the LOGOS Research Group, University of Barcelona. 


(2004-2010) PhD Philosophy, University of Texas, Austin Texas USA.

(Summer 2010) Northern Institute of Philosophy, Visiting Graduate Student, University of Aberdeen

(2000-2004) B.S Mathematics and B.A Philosophy, University of Texas, Austin USA


University of Barcelona: 

- Philosophy of Langauge and Cognition (co-taught with Giuliano Torrengo) MA Course, Fall 2012

The University of Texas:

(As Sole Instructor)

- Ancient Philosophy, Fall 2010, Lower Division

- Logic, Sets and Functions, Spring 2010, Lower Division

- Metaphysics, Fall 2009, Upper Division 

- Introduction to Symbolic Logic, Summer 2009, Lower Division

(As Teaching Assistant)

- Early Modern Philosophy, Spring 2006 and 2009

- Introduction to Ethics, Fall 2005, Summer 2007

- Introduction to Philosophy, Summer 2005, Spring 2007

- Introduction to Symbolic Logic, Fall 2006

- Logic, sets and Functions, Fall 2008

- Science and Philosophy, Spring 2008

- World Philosophy, Fall 2007

- Contemporary Moral Problems, Summer 2006


Research outputs

  1. Structured propositions in a generative grammar

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  2. Quinean updates: In defense of two dogmas

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  3. Does semantic relationism solve Frege's puzzle?

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Research activities & awards

  1. Variables and Attitudes

    Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

  2. PERSP Workshop on Metaphysics IV

    Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

  3. Analytic Philosophy (Journal)

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workPublication peer-review

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