Philosophy of Physics

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NamePositionAffiliated InstitutionLocationAreas of SpecializationSpecific Research InterestsSelf-Identification
Acevedo-Zapata, DianaAssistant Professor*Universidad Pedag√Ć_gica Nacional de ColombiaBogota, ColombiaAncient Greek and Roman, Early Modern Philosophy, Epistemology, Feminist Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Metaphysics, Philosophy of Intersectionality, Philosophy of Gender, Philosophy of Physics, Philosophy of ScienceNatural Philosophy[L/H], [LGBTQ], [W], South American, Lesbian
Allori, ValiaAssociate ProfessorNorthern Illinois UniversityDekalb, Illinois, USAMetaphysics, Philosophy of Physics, Philosophy of ScienceQuantum Mechanics[NC], [W]
Andersen, HollyAssociate ProfessorSimon Fraser UniversityBurnaby, British Columbia, CanadaEpistemology, Metaphysics, Phenomenology, Philosophy of Biology, Philosophy of Cognitive Science, Philosophy of Medicine, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Neuroscience, Philosophy of Physics, Philosophy of Psychology, Philosophy of Science, PragmatismCausation, Time, Temporal Experience, History of Psychology[W]
Berenstain, NoraAssistant ProfessorUniversity of TennesseeKnoxville, Tennessee, USAFeminist Philosophy, Metaphysics, Philosophy of Intersectionality, Philosophy of Mathematics, Philosophy of Physics, Philosophy of Science[W]
Bokulich, AlisaAssociate Professor of Philosophy and Director of Center for Philosophy and History of ScienceBoston UniversityBoston, Massachusetts, USAPhilosophy of Physics, Philosophy of ScienceModels, Explanation, Philosophy of Earth Sciences, Philosophy of Quantum Mechanics, Philosophy of Classical Mechanics, History of Quantum Mechanics, Reductionism, Natural Kinds, Thought Experiments[W]
Brighouse, CarolynAssociate ProfessorOccidental CollegeLos Angeles, California, USAMetaphysics, Philosophy of Cognitive Science, Philosophy of Physics, Philosophy of Science[W]
Canales, JimenaThomas M. Siebel Chair in the History of ScienceUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignUrbana-Champaign, Illinois, USA19th & 20th Century Philosophy, Continental Philosophy, Epistemology, Philosophy of Physics, Philosophy of Science[L/H], Mexican
Chen, "Eddy" KemingGraduate StudentRutgers UniversityNew Brunswick, New Jersey, USAComparative Philosophy, Decision, Game, and Rational Choice Theory, Epistemology, Metaphysics, Philosophy of Physics, Philosophy of Science[A], [M], [NC], [D], Chinese
Crull, EliseAssistant ProfessorCity College, The City University of New YorkNew York, New York, USAMetaphysics, Philosophy of Physics, Philosophy of ScienceHistory & Philosophy of Science[W]
Demarest, HeatherAssistant ProfessorUniversity of OklahomaNorman, Oklahoma, USAMetaphysics, Philosophy of Physics, Philosophy of ScienceLaws of Nature, Chance, Time[W]
Dizadji-Bahmani, FoadAssistant ProfessorCalifornia State University Los AngelesLos Angeles, California, USAPhilosophy of Physics, Philosophy of Probability, Philosophy of Science[M], [OR], Persian
Emery, NinaAssistant ProfessorBrown UniversityProvide, Rhode Island, USAMetaphysics, Philosophy of Physics[W]
Felline, LauraPost-DocUniversity Roma TreRome, ItalyPhilosophy of Physics, Philosophy of ScienceScientific Explanation, Structural Explanation, Mechanistic Explanation[NC], [W]
Gholibeigian, HassanProfessorAmirKabir University of TechnologyTehran, Tehran, IranExistentialism, Metaphysics, Philosophy of Computing, Information, and Technology, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of PhysicsPhilosophy Based on Quantum Mechanics[A], Iran
Gordon, LewisProfessorUniversity of ConnecticutStorrs, Connecticut, USA19th & 20th Century Philosophy, Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art, African and Africana Philosophy, African American Philosophy, Ancient Greek and Roman, Asian (e.g. Chinese, Indian, etc.) Philosophy, Continental Philosophy, Critical Theory, Ethics, European Philosophy, Existentialism, Hermeneutics, History of Philosophy, Meta-Ethics, Metaphysics, Moral Psychology, Normative Ethics, Phenomenology, Philosophy of Education, Philosophy of Intersectionality, Philosophy of Gender, Philosophy of Law, Philosophy of Love and Sex, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Physics, Philosophy of Psychology, Philosophy of Race, Philosophy of Religion, Philosophy of Science, Philosophy of Sexuality, Philosophy of Social Science, Philosophy of the Americas, Post-Structuralism, Pragmatism, Psychoanalytic Theory, Social and Political PhilosophyPhilosophy of Existence, Philosophy in Film, Literature, and Music, Philosophy of Culture, Philosophical Anthropology[A], [B], Chinese, Indian, African-American, Caribbean
Greaves, HilaryAssociate ProfessorUniversity of OxfordOxford, Oxfordshire, UKEpistemology, Ethics, Normative Ethics, Philosophy of PhysicsEthics, Formal Epistemology[W]
Henderson, LeahVisiting FellowCarnegie Mellon UniversityPittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USAEpistemology, Philosophy of Physics, Philosophy of Science[W]
Ismael, JenannProfessorUniversity of ArizonaTucson, Arizona, USAEpistemology, Philosophy of Physics, Philosophy of Probability, Philosophy of Science, Pragmatism[W], [O], Arab American
Blomfield, MeganLecturerUniversity of BristolBristol, UKApplied Ethics, Environmental Philosophy, Social and Political PhilosophyClimate Justice[W]
James, ChristineProfessorValdosta State UniversityValdosta, Georgia, USAAesthetics and Philosophy of Art, Applied Ethics, Bioethics/Medical Ethics, Child, Family, Parenting, and Reproduction Ethics, Comparative Philosophy, Critical Theory, Environmental Philosophy, Epistemology, Ethics, Existentialism, Feminist Philosophy, Hermeneutics, Logic and Philosophy of Logic, Meta-Ethics, Moral Psychology, Normative Ethics, Phenomenology, Philosophy of Action, Philosophy of Biology, Philosophy of Cognitive Science, Philosophy of Computing, Information, and Technology, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Education, Philosophy of Gender, Philosophy of Love and Sex, Philosophy of Medicine, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Neuroscience, Philosophy of Physics, Philosophy of Psychology, Philosophy of Science, Philosophy of Social Science, Practical Reason, Pragmatism, Social and Political PhilosophyScience and Law, Data Science, Objectivity, Biosemiotics, Ecocriticism, Philosophy and Literature[W]
Jansson, LinaAssistant ProfessorUniversity of NottinghamNottingham, UKPhilosophy of Physics, Philosophy of ScienceScientific Explanation, Laws of Nature, Theoretical Virtues[NC], [W]
Kok, RobertGraduate Student*San Francisco State UniversitySan Francisco, California, USAComparative Philosophy, Epistemology, History of Philosophy, Logic and Philosophy of Logic, Metaphysics, Philosophy of Biology, Philosophy of Cognitive Science, Philosophy of Education, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Neuroscience, Philosophy of Physics, Philosophy of Religion, Philosophy of Science, Pragmatism, Social and Political Philosophy[A], Cambodian
Kuiling, FemkeGraduate StudentUniversity of MinnesotaMinneapolis, Minnesota, USAPhilosophy of Physics, Philosophy of SciencePerspectivism, Foundations of quantum mechanics[W]
Le Bihan, SoazigAssociate ProfessorUniversity of MontanaMissoula, Montana, USAPhilosophy of Physics, Philosophy of ScienceQuantum Mechanics, Scientific Understanding, Ecology, Veganism[W]
Li, BihuiGraduate Student **University of PittsburghPittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USAFeminist Philosophy, Philosophy of Mathematics, Philosophy of Physics, Philosophy of Science[A]
Locke, PatriciaTutor (no ranks at SJC)St. John's CollegeAnnapolis, Maryland, USA19th & 20th Century Philosophy, Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art, Ancient Greek and Roman, Asian Philosophy, Comparative Philosophy, Contemporary Continental Philosophy, Continental Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy, Indigenous Philosophy, Phenomenology, Philosophy of Biology, Philosophy of Physics, Philosophy of ScienceMerleau-Ponty, Proust, Philosophy and Literature, Zhuang Zi, Daoism[W]
Lockwood, Heidi HowkinsAssociate ProfessorSouthern Connecticut State UniversityNew Haven, Connecticut, USAEpistemology, Logic and Philosophy of Logic, Metaphysics, Philosophy of Mathematics, Philosophy of PhysicsFoundations of Mathematics, Provability, Modal Metaphysics and Epistemology, Paradoxes, Modal Indeterminacy and Truth[W]
Marmodoro, AnnaOfficial Fellow in PhilosophyUniversity of Oxford, Corpus Christi CollegeOxford, UKAncient Greek and Roman, Metaphysics, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Physics, Philosophy of Science[W], [NC]
McKeon, K. VioletGraduate Student *UC IrvineIrvine, California, USAApplied Ethics, Asian Philosophy, Comparative Philosophy, Decision, Game, and Rational Choice Theory, Early Modern Philosophy, Environmental Philosophy, Ethics, Meta-Ethics, Normative Ethics, Philosophy of Law, Philosophy of Physics, Philosophy of Science, Philosophy of Social Science, Social and Political Philosophy[W], [L/H], [MR], [LGBTQ]
McWeeny, JenniferAssociate ProfessorWorcester Polytechnic InstituteWorcester, Massachusetts, USA19th & 20th Century Philosophy, Asian Philosophy, Comparative Philosophy, Contemporary Continental Philosophy, Continental Philosophy, Early Modern Philosophy, Environmental Philosophy, Epistemology, European Philosophy, Existentialism, Feminist Philosophy, Metaphysics, Phenomenology, Philosophy of Cognitive Science, Philosophy of Intersectionality, Philosophy of Gender, Philosophy of Love and Sex, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Physics, Philosophy of Race, Philosophy of SexualityBuddhist Philosophy, Latina Feminism, Decolonial Theory, Ontology[W]
Miller, RuthiePhD Research Student**University of LiverpoolLiverpool, UKMetaphysics, Philosophy of Physics, Philosophy of ScienceCausation, Ontology of Spacetime[W]
Miyake, TeruAssistant ProfessorNanyang Technological UniversitySingaporePhilosophy of Computing, Information, and Technology, Philosophy of Physics, Philosophy of Probability, Philosophy of Science[M], [A], [NC], Japanese
Moore, NathanGraduate Student (PhD)**Western UniversityLondon, Ontario, CanadaMetaphysics, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Physics, Philosophy of Science[M], [D]
Nersessian, NancyResearch Associate (Professor Emerita)Harvard University (Georgia Tech)Cambridge, Massachusetts, USAPhilosophy of Biology, Philosophy of Cognitive Science, Philosophy of Physics, Philosophy of Science[W]
Ney, AlyssaAssociate ProfessorUniversity of California, DavisDavis, California, USAMetaphysics, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of PhysicsCausation, Unity of Science, Metaphysics of Quantum Theory[W]
North, JillAssociate ProfessorRutgers UniversityBrunswick, New Jersey, USAPhilosophy of Physics[W]
Patton, LydiaAssociate ProfessorVirginia TechBlacksburg, Virginia, USA19th & 20th Century Philosophy, Early Modern Philosophy, Logic and Philosophy of Logic, Philosophy of Physics, Philosophy of ScienceKant, Neo-Kantianism[W]
Perry, Zee RAndrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral AssociateRutgers University, New BrunswickNew Brunswick, New Jersey, USAMetaphysics, Philosophy of Physics, Philosophy of SciencePhysical Quantities, Laws of Nature, Space & Time, Foundations of Quantum Mechanics[LGBTQ], [W], Trans, Queer
Ruetsche, LauraProfessorUniversity of MichiganAnn Arbor, Michigan, USAFeminist Philosophy, Philosophy of Physics, Philosophy of ScienceInterpretation of Physical Theories, Scientific Realism, Gender and Science[W]
Shein, NoaAssistant ProfessorBen-Gurion University of the NegevBeer-Sheva, IsraelEarly Modern Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Philosophy of PhysicsSpinoza, Descartes, Hobbes, Newton, Leibniz[W], [NC]
Sterrett, SusanProfessorWichita State UniversityWichita, Kansas, USALogic and Philosophy of Logic, Philosophy of Cognitive Science, Philosophy of Computing, Information, and Technology, Philosophy of Mathematics, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Physics, Philosophy of Science, Philosophy of Social ScienceHistory and Philosophy of Science, Models, Analogical Reasoning[W]
Thalos, MariamProfessorUniversity of UtahSalt Lake City, Utah, USAApplied Ethics, Decision, Game, and Rational Choice Theory, Early Modern Philosophy, Environmental Philosophy, Epistemology, Existentialism, Feminist Philosophy, Logic and Philosophy of Logic, Metaphysics, Phenomenology, Philosophy of Action, Philosophy of Biology, Philosophy of Cognitive Science, Philosophy of Computing, Information, and Technology, Philosophy of Love and Sex, Philosophy of Physics, Philosophy of Probability, Philosophy of Science, Philosophy of Social Science, Practical Reason, Pragmatism, Social and Political PhilosophyPhilosophy of Risk[W], [B], [MR], [D], [O], African, Semitic
Vistarini, TizianaInstructorUniversity of ColoradoBoulder, Colorado, USAMetaphysics, Philosophy of Physics, Philosophy of ScienceMetaphysics of Space and Time, Philosophical Implications of String Theory[MR], [W]
Werndl, CharlotteProfessorUniversity of Salzburg and London School of EconomicsSalzburg, AustriaDecision, Game, and Rational Choice Theory, Philosophy of Mathematics, Philosophy of Physics, Philosophy of Probability, Philosophy of SciencePhilosophy of Climate Science[W]
Zwier, KarenAdjunct ProfessorDrake UniversityDes Moines, Iowa, USAHistory of Philosophy, Philosophy of Physics, Philosophy of SciencePhilosophy of Causation, History and Philosophy of Physical Science[W]