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Current Graduate Students

Name
Contact Information Area(s) of Specialization Area(s) of Competence

Abigail Bruxvoort

AbigailBruxvoort2019@u.northwestern.edu Ethics German Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy

Cristina Carrillo

Cañas

CristinaCarrillo2014@u.northwestern.edu Ethics, Ancient Philosophy Applied Ethics, History of Ethics, Philosophy of Mind

William Cochran

WilliamCochran2018@u.northwestern.edu Ancient Philosophy Neoplatonism and Medieval Philosophy

Ezra Cook
ezra.cook@u.northwestern.edu

Personal Site
Epistemology,
Philosophy of Language,
Philosophical Logic
Formal Semantics,
Pragmatics

Raff Donelson

rcd@u.northwestern.edu Ethics Philosophy of Action, Jurisprudence, 20th Century French philosophy

Evan Dutmer

Evandutmer2017@u.northwestern.edu Ancient Philosophy Moral and Political Philosophy

Chelsea Egbert

c6e3u6@u.northwestern.edu Socio-political, ethics, Marx Ethics and moral philosophy

Gretchen Ellefson

GretchenEllefson2018@u.northwestern.edu Philosophy of Language

Philosophy of Mind, Epistemology

Amy Floweree

AmyFlowerree2011@u.northwestern.edu Epistemology Normativity, Metaethics, History of Philosophy
Deborah Goldgaber
goldd@u.northwestern.edu Derrida, French Philosophy Phenomenology, Husserl, Structuralism, History of Philosophy
Lee Goldsmith
Lee Goldsmith
leegoldsmith2012@u.northwestern.edu

Curriculum Vitae
Heidegger, Philosophy of Language Kant, Habermas, and Ancient Philosophy

Derek Green

DerekGreen2014@u.northwestern.edu Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Language Metaphysics, Epistemology, Kant & German Idealism

Andrew Hull

Andrewhull2019@u.northwestern.edu Ancient Philosophy, Political Philosophy Philosophy of Logic, Philosophy of Mathematics

David Johnson
davidjohnson2013@u.northwestern.edu Aesthetics, Critical Theory 20th Century Continental Philosophy

Eric Jonas

EricJonas2016@u.northwestern.edu 20th Century Continental Philosophy, Animal Studies Political Philosophy, Critical Theory, Feminist Philosophy and Gender Theory

Joshua Kissel

JoshuaKissel2014@u.northwestern.edu Ethics, Social and Political Philosophy Analytical Marxism, Feminism

Morganna Lambeth

MorgannaLambeth2016@u.northwestern.edu

Curriculum Vitae

19th and 20th Century, Continental Philosophy

Kant, Ethics

Nicholas Leonard

NicholasLeonard2017@u.northwestern.edu  Epistemology, Philosophy of Mind Metaphysics

Lauren Leydon-Hardy

lj.leydonhardy@u.northwestern.edu Epistemology, Philosophy of Language Philosophy of Logic, Metaethics
Hao Liang haoliang2014@u.northwestern.edu    
Blaze Marpet blazemarpet2020@u.northwestern.edu    

Rebecca Mason

remason@u.northwestern.edu

Curriculum Vitae | Personal Site

Philosophy of Language, Feminism Epistemology

Seth Mayer

sethmayer2014@u.northwestern.edu

Personal Site
Political Philosophy, Ethics German Philosophy, Critical Theory (esp. Habermas, Feminist Philosophy), Applied Ethics, Philosophy of Law, Metaethics
Kurt Mertel kurtmertel2015@u.northwestern.edu 20th Century Continental Philosophy,
Social and Political Philosophy
Philosophy of Art

Matthew Mullins

m-mullins@u.northwestern.edu

Curriculum Vitae | Personal Site
Epistemology Philosophy of Language, Cognitive Science, and Early Modern
Hung Nguyen
nguyentrh@u.northwestern.edu Ancient Philosophy (Plato & Socrates) Pre-Socratic Philosophy, Epistemology, and Ethics

Trevor Nyman

Trevornyman@u.northwestern.edu

Epistemology, Philosophy of Language

Metaphysics, Philosophy of Mind
Alex Papulis alexpapulis1.2019@u.northwestern.edu    

Nicholas Parrott

WilliamParrott2013@u.northwestern.edu German Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

Critical Theory,

Aesthetics

Carlos Pereira Di Salvo

pereira.disalvo@u.northwestern.edu

Personal Site

Social and Political Philosophy German Philosophy, Critical Theory, Philosophy of History, and Logic

Jared Peterson
JaredPeterson2015@u.northwestern.edu Epistemology Metaphysics, Ethics

Kathryn Pogin

Kathrynpogin2019@u.northwestern.edu Epistemology, Feminist Philosophy

Social and Political Philosophy

Adam Ring

a-ring@northwestern.edu Heidegger, German Philosophy History of Philosophy, Philosophy of Language

Kyle Scott

kylescott2014@u.northwestern.edu 19th and 20th Century Continental Philosophy Kant, Critical Theory, Feminist Philosophy, Epistemology

Daniel Skibra

Danielskibra2016@u.northwestern.edu Epistemology, Philosophy of Language Metaphysics, Logic

Jessica Talamantez

JessicaTalamantez2018@u.northwestern.edu Ethics and Feminism Pragmatism, critical theory, and Aesthetics

Mark Thomson

Markthomson2017@u.northwestern.edu Philosophy of Language, Philosophy of Mind Epistemology

Daniel Tovar

danieltovar2008@u.northwestern.edu

Personal Site
Ancient Philosophy, esp. Aristotle’s ethics, moral psychology, and his account of sense-perception Contemporary Ethics, Aesthetics, Existentialism

Daniel Trujillo

dbtrujillo@u.northwestern.edu Critical Theory (esp. Habermas and Fraser), Normativity and Critique, and Foucault Pragmatism (esp. Dewey, James, and Rorty), Kant

Nathan Weston

nathanweston2012@u.northwestern.edu Epistemology, Philosophy of Language Metaphysics, Metaethics, Philosophy of Religion

Tyler Zimmer

tyler.zimmer@u.northwestern.edu Social and Political Philosophy, Ethics Applied Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, Critical Philosophy of Race

Affiliated Graduate Students

Name
Contact Information Department Area(s) of Specialization Area(s) of Competence

Virgil Brower

virgil@u.northwestern.edu

Curriculum Vitae

Comparative Literary Studies Kierkegaard, Derrida, Phenomenology, Continental Philosophy, L'écriture féminine, Political Theology Logic, Bioethics, Comparative Religions, Psychoanalysis, Philosophy of Religion, Literary Theory & Criticism

Ozge Kocak

aysekocak2008@u.northwestern.edu Comparative Literary Studies German Idealism Phenomenology, Romanticism, Literary Theory, History of Philosophy

Visiting Pre-Doctoral Students

Name Contact Information Home Institution Area(s) of Specialization Area(s) of Competence
Breno Guimaraes Santos breno.ricardo@gmail.com Federal University of Santa Catarina TBA TBA
Casey Johnson, Mellon Pre-Doctoral Fellow johnson.caseyr@gmail.com University of Connecticut Social Epistemology and Philosophy of language Ethics and feminist philosophy
Karin Jonch-Clausen kjc@hum.ku.dk Copenhagen University Social and Political philosophy Public justification, the special role of science in liberal democracy, religion and politics
Annika von Lupke vonluepke@lrz.uni-muenchen.de Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich TBA TBA