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Student Thesis Advisor Placement
2014-2015
Ben Abelson Persons as Self-Consciously Concerned Beings John Greenwood Visiting Assistant Professor at Mercy College
Geoff Holtzman Plurality & Arationality: Individual Differences and Dimensions of Dispute Jesse Prinz Postdoc in Neuroethics at the Illinois Institute of Technology
Mary Clare McKinley Three Cases of Human Exceptionalsm:  Genius, Saint, Monster Nickolas Pappas Assistant Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art at Metropolitan Museum of Art
Rachel McKinney Essays on Communication and Labor Linda Martin Alcoff Postdoctoral Associate at Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Katherine Tullmann Puzzles, Problems, and Paradoxes for a Moral Psychology of Fiction Jesse Prinz Visiting Assistant Professor at Union College
Elmar Geir Unnsteinsson Representation without Thought: Confusion, Reference, and Communication Stephen Neale Teaching Fellow at University College Dublin
Monique Whitaker A Theory of the Ordinary Language Conditional Graham Priest Associate Lecturer at University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa
2015 Alumni Appointments
Lily Frank [Ph.D. 2014] was appointed Assistant Professor at Eindhoven University of Technology, Amsterdam.
Rachel Fedock [Ph.D. 2014] was appointed Instructor of Philosophy at Arizona State University.
Jake Davis [Ph.D. 2013] is Coinvestigator, Clinical and Affective Neuroscience and Moral Psychology Laboratories at Brown University.
John Wigglesworth [Ph.D. 2013] was appointed Postdoctoral Researcher at Munich Center for Mathematical Philosophy., Germany.
Mark Alfano [Ph.D. 2011] was appointed tenured Associate Professor of Philosophy at Delft University of Technology, the Netherlands.
Brian Robinson [Ph.D. 2011] was appointed Post-Doctoral Research Fellow at Michigan State University.
Richard Brown [Ph.D. 2008] was appointed Associate Professor with tenure at LaGuardia Community College, CUNY.
Fritz J. McDonald [Ph.D. 2006] was appointed Associate Professor at Oakland University.
Leonidas Bouritsas [Ph.D. 2005] is special adviser to Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras.
Bernard Roy [Ph.D. 1994] was appointed Associate Professor of Philosophy at Ramapo College of New Jersey.
 
Student Thesis Advisor Placement
2013-2014
       
Cressida Gaukroger Conceptual Roles and Conceptual Explanation: How Internalism Can Provide Everything We Need From a Theory of Concepts, and Why Externalism Can't Jesse Prinz Teaching Fellow at University College London
Daniel Harris Speech Act Theoretic Semantics Stephen Neale Assistant Professor at Hunter College, CUNY
Romina Padro What the Tortoise Said to Kripke:  The Adoption Problem and the Epistemology of Logic Michael Devitt Visiting Assistant Professor at the CUNY Graduate Center and Saul Kripke Center
Salas Sanchez-Bennasar An Account of Indeterminate Existence Graham Priest Software Developer at Genscape, Inc., Boulder, Colorado
Daniel Shargel Constitutively Embedded Emotions Jesse Prinz Associate Professor at Lawrence Technological University
       
2014 Alumni Appointments
Jacob Berger [Ph.D. 2013] was appointed Assistant Professor at Idaho State University.
Myrto Mylopoulos [Ph.D. 2013] was appointed Assistant Professor at Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada, effective Summer 2015 and was awarded a 2014-2015 Post-Doc at Institut Jean Nicod, Paris, France.
Leonard Finkelman [Ph.D. 2013] was appointed Assistant Professor at Linfield College, McMinnville, OR.
Jonah Goldwater [Ph.D. 2012] was appointed Visiting Assistant Professor at College of William and Mary.
David Pereplyotchik [Ph.D. 2012] was appointed Assistant Professor at Kent State University, Kent, OH.
Jordan Pascoe [Ph.D. 2012] was appointed Assistant Professor at Manhattan College, New York.
James Snyder [Ph.D. 2008] was appointed Associate Professor at Marist College.
Roblin Meeks [Ph.D. 2003] was appointed Associate Dean of Graduate Studies at John Jay College of Criminal Justice, CUNY.
Mark McEvoy [Ph.D. 2003] was appointed Associate Professor at Hofstra University.
Dien Ho [Ph.D. 2003] was appointed Associate Professor at MCPHS University, Boston, MA.
David Shein [Ph.D. 2002] was appointed Associate Vice Dean and Dean of Studies at Bard College.
Margaret Cuonzo [Ph.D. 1999] was appointed Associate Professor at  Long Island University-Brooklyn Campus.
Edward J. Grippe [Ph.D. 1998] was appointed Professor at Norwalk Community College.
David Theo Goldberg [Ph.D. 1985] was appointed Director and Professor of the University of California Humanities Research Institute at the University of California, Irvine.
Eva Kittay [Ph.D. 1979] was appointed Distinguished Professor at Stony Brook University, SUNY.
 
Student Thesis Advisor Placement
2012-2013
Jacob Berger A Wholistic Approach to Representationalism Jesse Prinz Post-Doctoral Research Fellow at the University of Antwerp, Belgium
Wesley Buckwalter Knowledge Ascription and Traditional Epistemology Jesse Prinz Post-Doctoral Research Fellow at the University of Waterloo, Canada
Laura Di Summa-Knoop The Art of Telling About the Self: Memories in Literature and Film Noel Carroll Lecturer at the State University of New York at Oneonta
Rachel Fedock The Theoretical and Psychological Foundations of Care Ethics Sibyl Schwarzenbach Visiting Assistant Professor at the State University of New York at Potsdam
Michael Klincewicz Time, Unity, and Conscious Experience David Rosenthal Postdoctoral Researcher at Berlin School of Mind and Brain
Myrto Mylopoulos The Nature of Agentive Awareness David Rosenthal Post-Doctoral Teaching Fellow at Fordham University
Onyoung Oh Deflationary Theory of Truth and Meaning Paul Horwich Research Professor, Sogang Research Institute for Philosophy, Sogang University, Seoul, Korea
Graham Parsons More Important Than Your Life: War, Individualism, and Justice Omar Dahbour Assistant Professor at the United States Military Academy, West Point
John Wigglesworth Metaphysical Dependence and Set Theory Graham Priest Visiting Fellow, Institute of Philosophy, University of London
2013 Alumni Appointments
Gregg Caruso [Ph.D. 2011] was appointed Associate Professor and Chair of the Humanities Department at Corning Community College, SUNY.
Russell Dale [Ph.D. 1996] was appointed Adjunct Assistant Professor at Lehman College CUNY.
James Dow [Ph.D. 2011] was appointed Assistant Professor at Hendrix College.
Sergio Gallegos [Ph.D. 2011] was appointed Assistant Professor at Metropolitan University, Denver.
Jonah Goldwater [Ph.D. 2012] was appointed Visiting Assistant Professor at University of South Florida.
Ornaith O'Dowd [Ph.D. 2011] was appointed Assistant Professor at University of Cincinnati Blue Ash College.
Ellen Fridland [Ph.D. 2010] was appointed Lecturer at King's College London.
Michael Nair-Collins [Ph.D. 2010] was appointed Assistant Professor at Florida State University College of Medicine.
Sinem Elkatip Hatipoğlu [Ph.D. 2009] was appointed Assistant Professor at Istanbul Sehir University, Turkey.
Fritz McDonald [Ph.D. 2006] was appointed Associate Professor at Oakland University.
Carrie Figdor [Ph.D. 2005] was appointed Associate Professor at the University of Iowa.
Andrés Páez [Ph.D. 2002] was appointed Associate Professor at Universidad de los Andes.
Andrew Marx [Ph.D. 2002] was appointed Assistant Professor at Virginia Commonwealth University.
Bradley Amour-Garb [Ph.D. 2000] was appointed Associate Professor at the University at Albany-SUNY.
David Coady [Ph.D. 1999] was appointed Senior Lecturer at University of Tasmania.
Edward J. Grippe [Ph.D. 1998] was appointed Professor at Norwalk Community College.
Maureen Linker [Ph.D. 1996] was appointed Associate Professor at University of Michigan-Dearborn.
Jeremy Samet [Ph.D. 1980] was appointed Associate Professor at Brandeis University.
 
2011-12
Jennifer Corns Pain is Not a Natural Kind Jesse Prinz Post-Doctoral Research Fellow at the Pain Project at the University of Glawgow, Scotland
Tobyn DeMarco The Metaphysics of Improvisation Nickolas Pappas Assistant Professor, Department of Philosophy and Religion at Bergen Community College
Jonah Goldwater Physicalism, Substance, and the Shifting Locus of Fundamentality Barbara Montero Visiting Assistant Professor, University of Missouri, Columbia
Hidenori Kurosawa Tableaux and Hypersequents for Modal and Justification Logics Sergei Artemov Postdoctoral Fellow, School of Information Science at Kobe University, Japan
Jordan Pascoe Cosmopolitanism and Colonialism: Marriage, Race, and Kant’s Philosophy of Family Sibyl Schwarzenbach Assistant Professor, Department of Philosophy at Manhattan College
David Pereplyotchik The Psychological Import of Syntactic Theory Michael Devitt One Year Visiting Position, Hamilton College
Rosemary Twomey Aristotle on the Common-Sense and the Unity of Perception Iakovos Vasiliou Acting Director, Saul Kripke Center, The Graduate Center, CUNY
John Wigglesworth Metaphysical Dependence and Set Theory Graham Priest Guest Lecturer at London School of Economics
Benjamin Young Olfaction: Smelling the Content of Consciousness Jesse Prinz Kreitman Post-Doctoral Fellow at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel
2012 Alumni Appointments
Mark Alfano [Ph.D. 2011] was awarded the 2012 - 2013 Postdoctoral Research Fellow position at the Princeton University Woodrow Wilson School and Center for Human Values and was appointed as an Assistant Professor (tenure track) at the University of Oregon, to begin in 2013.
 
2010-11
Jean-David Lafrance Endurance and Multilocation Arnold Koslow Fellow (post-doc), Fonds Quebecois sur la société et la culture (FQRSC), Oxford University
Sergio Gallegos Essays on Identity: A Defense of Logical Orthodoxy Richard Mendelsohn Visiting Professor, Denison University, OH
Ellen Fridland Perception and Skill: Theoretical Foundations for A Science of Perception David Rosenthal Researcher (post-doc), Berlin School of Mind, Visiting Instructor, Humboldt University of Berlin
Brian Robinson Meaning and Morality Stephen Neale Visiting Instructor, Grand Valley State University
Mark Alfano Factitious Virtue Jesse Prinz Fellow (post-doc) Notre Dame Institute for Advanced Studies
James Dow The I Needs the Other: An Interpersonal Account of Self-Consciousness Jesse Prinz Visiting Assistant Professor, Hendrix College
Chris Sula Moral Mental States: Four Methods in Metaethics Catherine Wilson Assistant Professor, Pratt's School of Information and Library Science (SILS)
Rossen Ventzislavov The Language of Philosophy, A Critical Look Into the Language of Early Analytic Philosophy Nickolas Pappas Assistant Professor of Philosophy (full-time renewable contract), Woodbury University, CA
Maria Brincker Moving Beyond Mirroring - A social affordance model of sensorimotor integration during action perception Jesse Prinz Assistant Professor of Philosophy (tenure-track), the University of Massachusetts Boston
2011 Alumni Appointments
Richard Brown [Ph.D. 2008] was appointed Associate Professor at LaGuardia Community College, CUNY.
Saul Fisher [Ph.D. 1997] was appointed Executive Director for Grants and Academic Initiatives and Visiting Associate Professor of Philosophy at Mercy College.
Peter Langland-Hassan [Ph.D. 2009] was appointed Assistant Professor (tenure track) at the University of Cincinnati.
Felipe Amaral [Ph.D. 2010] was appointed Assistant Professor of Philosophy (tenure track), University of Brasilia.
 
2009-10
Hung-Tzu Yhan On The Phenomenal Character of Conscious Experiences David Rosenthal Assistant Professor of Philosophy (tenure-track), Chung Cheng University in Taiwan
David Morrow Of the Terrible Doubt of Appearances: An Essay in Moral Epistemology Catherine Wilson Assistant Professor of Philosophy (tenure-track), University of Alabama at Birmingham
Vera Albrect Between Being and Not-Being: Non-Existent Objects and the Intermediary in Plato, Frege, and Meinong Richard Mendelsohn Assistant Professor of Philosophy (tenure-track), Laguadia Community College, CUNY
2010 Alumni Appointments
Maureen Eckert [Ph.D. 2004] was promoted to Associate Professor (with tenure) in the Philosophy Department of the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth.
Erik C. Banks [Ph.D. 2000] was promoted to Associate Professor (with tenure) in the Philosophy Department at Wright State University in Dayton Ohio.
 
2008-09
Peter Langland-Hassan The Representational Character of Imagination Jonathan Adler Post-Doctoral Researcher, Philosophy-Neuroscience-Psychology Program, Washington University, St. Louis
Pierre Baumann Reference and Relevance Stephen Neale Assistant Professor of Philosophy (tenure-track), University of Puerto Rico-Río Piedras, San Juan
James Hitt Emotion: Thought and Feeling David Rosenthal Assistant Professor of Philosophy (tenure-track), Saginaw Valley State University
Richard Brown The Semantics of Moral Communication Stefan Baumrin Assistant Professor of Philosophy (tenure-track), Laguadia Community College, CUNY
2008 Alumni Appointments
Robert Talisse [Ph.D. 2001] was promoted to Full Professor in the Philosophy Department of Vanderbilt University.
 
2007-08
Nada Gligorov Eliminative Materialism and the Distinction Between Common Sense and Science David Rosenthal Assistant Professor of Medical Education, Mt. Sinai School of Medicine
Russell Marcus Numbers Without Science David Rosenthal Chauncey Truax Post-Doctoral Fellowship, Hamilton College
James Snyder Matter and Method in Ficino's Platonic Theology Catherine Wilson Assistant Professor of Philosophy (tenure-track), Marist College
Josh Weisberg The Problem of Consciousness: Mental Appearance and Mental Reality David Rosenthal Assistant Professor of Philosophy (tenure-track), University of Houston
2007 Alumni Appointments
Carrie Figdor [Ph.D. 2005, "Externalism and the Causal Efficacy of Content," Advisor: Michael Devitt] was appointed Assistant Professor of Philosophy (tenure track), University of Iowa.
Fritz McDonald [Ph.D. 2006, "Truth and Moral Discourse," Advisor: Paul Horwich] was appointed Assistant Professor of Philosophy (tenure track), Oakland University, Michigan.
 
2006
Greg Caruso     Assistant Professor of Philosophy,
Corning Community College, NY
Keota Fields A Critical Assessment of Berkeley's Immaterialism Catherine Wilson Assistant Professor of Philosophy, UMASS Dartmouth (Tenure-track)
Eddie Genna     Assistant Professor of Philosophy and Political Science (tenure-track), Pheonix College, AZ
Fritz McDonald Truth and Moral Discourse Paul Horwich Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy, SUNY New Paltz
Luis Rodriguez Abascal     Professor of Legal, Moral and Political Philosophy (tenured), School of Law, Universidad Autónoma of Madrid.
William Seeley The Neurophysiology of Aesthetic Experience: Three Case Studies David Rosenthal Visiting Assistant Professor, Franklin and Marshall College
Christine Vitrano The Structure of Happiness Steven Cahn Lecturer, Department of Philosophy, City College of New York
2006 Alumni Appointments
Eric Banks [Ph.D. 2000, "Ernst Mach's World Elements: A Study in Natural Philosophy," Advisor: Arnold Koslow] was appointed Assistant Professor of Philosophy (tenure track), Wright University, Ohio.
Mehul Shah [Ph.D. 2004, "Why Can't There Be A Logic of Discovery," Advisor: John Greenwood] was appointed Assistant Professor of Philosophy, Iona College, NY.
Mark Sheehan [Ph.D. 2004, "The Metaphysics of Moral Judgements of Obligation," Advisor: Stefan Baumrin] was appointed Research Fellow, Program on Ethics and the New Biosciences, Sub-Faculty of Philosophy, University of Oxford.
Dena Shottenkirk [Ph.D. 2005, "The Effects of Nelson Goodman's Nominalism on His Aesthetics," Advisor: Frederick Purnell] is now Program Leader, MFA Program (Fine Arts Section), Glasgow School of Art and Vice President, Giotto Fund (Institutional Art Investment).
Robert Talisse [Ph.D. 2001, "A Critical Study of Liberalism," Advisor: Peter Simpson] was promoted to Associate Professor of Philosophy with Tenure, Vanderbilt University.
Jamie Weinstein [Ph.D. 2005, "Returning to the Level of the Skin and Beyond: A Techno-Zoontology," Advisor: Sibyl Schwarzenbach] was appointed visiting professor (2 years) in gender studies at Mount Holyoke, MA.
 
2005
Leonidas Bouritsas The Paradox of Freedom and the Old Rivalry Between Philosophy and Politics Steven Cahn Assistant Professor of Philosophy, Stephens Institute of Technology
Carrie Figdor Externalism and the Causal Efficacy of Content Michael Devitt Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy, Claremont McKenna College
Rick Repetti The Metacausal Theory Of Autonomy Michael Levin Assistant Professor of Philosophy, Kingsborough Community College, CUNY
2004
Maureen Eckert In Pursuit of Piety: A Translation and Interpretation of Plato's Euthyphro Steven Cahn Assistant Professor of Philosophy, UMASS Dartmouth (Tenure-track)
William Fisk Strange Mutations, A Defense of Temporal Neutrality Douglas Lackey Adjunct Professor of Philosophy, Baruch College, CUNY
Reese Heitner From a Phono-Logical Point of View Michael Levin Post-Doctoral Fellow, Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia
Yvonne Raley On Ontology Arnold Koslow Assistant Professor of Philosophy, Felician College (Tenure-track)
Mehul Shah Why Can't There Be A Logic of Discovery John Greenwood Adjunct Professor of Philosophy, Baruch College, CUNY
Mark Sheehan The Metaphysics of Judgments of Obligation Stefan Baumrin Center for Professional Ethics, Keele University
2004 Alumni Appointments
Lisa Dolling [Ph.D 1995, The Role of Understanding in the Philosophical Writings of Niels Bohr, Adviser: Marx Wartofsky] was appointed Associate Professor of Philosophy and Coordinator, Department of Philosophy, Stephens Institute of Technology, New Jersey
2003
Joseph Biehl Immoral Psychology: The Cognitivists' Conundrums Stefan Baumrin Lecturer in Philosophy University College, Cork
Jennifer Fisher Revising Logic: Where the A Priori Meets the Empirical Arnold Koslow University of Florida, Jacksonville (Tenure-track)
Dien Ho Theorizing the World: How Explanations Reveal Reality Arnold Koslow University of Kentucky at Lexington (Tenure-track)
Mark McEvoy Relying on Reason: A Reliabilist Account of Mathematical Apriorism David M. Rosenthal Hofstra University (Tenure-track)
Andrew Marx Autonomy, Liability, and Efficiency: Wealth Maximization Stefan Baumrin Adjunct Professor in Tort Law, Randolph-Macon College
Roblin Meeks Identifying the First-Person David Rosenthal Lecturer, Princeton University Writing Program
David Shein Realism, Anti-Realism, and The Success of Science Arnold Koslow Assistant Dean of Students, Assistant Professor of Philosophy Bard College (Tenure-track)
Nachum Turetzky Establishing Democratic Welfare Standards Stefan Baumrin Returned to Israel to seek employment
Elly Vintiadis Teaching Differences: An Explication and Defense of Wittgenstein's On Certainty Michael Levin  
2003 Alumni Appointments
David Pitt [Ph.D 1994, "Decompositional Semantics", Adviser: Jerrold J. Katz] was appointed Assistant Professor of Philosophy at California State University, Los Angeles (Tenure-track).
 

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