Philosophy at St Andrews

Staff profiles

Elizabeth Ashford | Derek Ball | Sarah Broadie | Jessica Brown | Herman Cappelen | Aaron Cotnoir | Alex Douglas | Adam Etinson | Berys Gaut | Ephraim Glick | Patrick Greenough | John Haldane | James Harris | Katherine Hawley | Lisa Jones | Tim Mulgan | Simon Prosser | Theron Pummer | Ben Sachs | Barbara Sattler | Kevin Scharp | Justin Snedegar | Jens Timmermann | Barbara Bartocci | Alison Duncan Kerr | Walter Pedriali | Fenner Tanswell | Mark Thakkar | Michael Walschots | Josh Dever | Matthew McGrath | L.A. Paul | Gabriel Uzquiano | Brian Weatherson | Marcia Baron | Peter Clark | Stephen Read | Frederick Schmitt | Stewart Shapiro | John Skorupski | Leslie Stevenson | Katie Allan | Mike Arrowsmith | Moira Gilruth | Lynn Hynd | Rhona Paterson | Lucie Wight

Academic staff

Elizabeth Ashford

Elizabeth Ashford

Senior Lecturer in Moral Philosophy

Phone: (+44) 01334 462470

Office: Edgecliffe 206

Email: ea10@st-andrews.ac.uk

Ethics, Political Philosophy, Ancient Philosophy

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Derek Ball

Derek Ball

Lecturer in Philosophy

Office: Edgecliffe 110

Email: db71@st-andrews.ac.uk

Website: http://www.st-andrews.ac.uk/~db71

Philosophy of Mind and Philosophy of Language

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Sarah Broadie

Sarah Broadie

Professor of Moral Philosophy, Wardlaw Professor and Honours Advisor in Philosophy

Phone: +44 (0) 1334 462494 or +44 (0) 1334 462486

Office: Edgecliffe 105

Email: sjb15@st-andrews.ac.uk

Classical Philosophy

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Jessica Brown

Jessica Brown

Arché Professor of Philosophy and Director of Arche

Phone: 01334 462477

Office: Edgecliffe 207

Email: jab30@st-andrews.ac.uk

Philosophical Methodology and Epistemology

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Herman Cappelen

Herman Cappelen

Arché Professor of Philosophy

Phone: (+44) 121 286 9290

Email: hwc1@st-andrews.ac.uk

Philosophy of language, philosophical methodology, and related areas in epistemology, metaphysics, and philosophy of mind.

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Aaron Cotnoir

Aaron Cotnoir

Senior Lecturer in Philosophy

Phone: +44 (0)1334 464438

Office: Edgecliffe G05

Email: ac117@st-andrews.ac.uk

Website: http://www.st-andrews.ac.uk/~ac117

Metaphysics, Philosophical Logic, Philosophy of Language

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Alex Douglas

Alex Douglas

Lecturer in Philosophy and SubHonours Advisor in Philosophy

Phone: +44 (0)1334 464437

Office: Edgecliffe G07

Email: axd@st-andrews.ac.uk

Website: https://axdouglas.com/

Early modern philosophy, especially Spinoza and Descartes; history of logic; philosophy of economics

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Adam Etinson

Adam Etinson

Lecturer in Philosophy

Phone: 01334 462467

Office: Edgecliffe B18

Email: ae45@st-andrews.ac.uk

Website: http://www.adametinson.com

Social and Political Philosophy; Ethics; Human Rights

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Berys Gaut

Berys Gaut

Professor of Philosophy

Phone: (01334) 462490

Office: Edgecliffe 211

Email: bng@st-andrews.ac.uk

Aesthetics, Philosophy of Film, Creativity, Ethics

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Ephraim Glick

Ephraim Glick

Lecturer in Philosophy

Phone: 01334 462415

Office: Edgecliffe 201

Email: eg35@st-andrews.ac.uk

Website: http://www.st-andrews.ac.uk/~eg35/

Philosophy of Language, Metaphysics, Philosophy of Mind, Epistemology

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Patrick Greenough

Patrick Greenough

Senior Lecturer in Logic and Metaphysics and Director of SASP Programme

Phone: 01334 462481

Office: Edgecliffe 202

Email: pmg2@st-andrews.ac.uk

Website: http://www.patrickgreenough.net

Epistemology, Philosophy of Language, Philosophy of Logic

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John Haldane

John Haldane

Professor of Philosophy

Phone: 01334 462488

Email: jjh1@st-andrews.ac.uk

Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Value, Philosophy of Religion, Metaphysics, Medieval Philosophy

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James Harris

James Harris

Head of Department and Professor of the History of Philosophy

Phone: 01334 462472

Office: Room 208, Edgecliffe

Email: jah15@st-andrews.ac.uk

Early Modern Philosophy and Enlightenment Philosophy (especially Hume and his contemporaries)

Associate Director of the St. Andrews Institute of Intellectual History

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Katherine Hawley

Katherine Hawley

Professor of Philosophy and Director of Research in Philosophy

Phone: 01334 462469

Office: Edgecliffe 212

Email: kjh5@st-andrews.ac.uk

Website: http://katherinehawley.org/

Philosophy of Science, Metaphysics, Epistemology

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Lisa Jones

Lisa Jones

Principal Teaching Fellow and Director of Teaching in Philosophy

Phone: 01334 462489

Office: Room G06, Edgecliffe

Email: lj14@st-andrews.ac.uk

Aesthetics, Moral Philosophy

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Tim Mulgan

Tim Mulgan

Professor of Moral & Political Philosophy and Editorial Chair of Philosophical Quarterly

Phone: 01334 462407

Office: Edgecliffe 108

Email: tpm6@st-andrews.ac.uk

Moral philosophy, political philosophy, and philosophy of religion

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Simon Prosser

Simon Prosser

Reader in Philosophy and Philosophy Examinations Officer

Phone: 01334 462473

Office: Room 204, Edgecliffe

Email: sjp7@st-andrews.ac.uk

Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Perception, Metaphysics

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Theron Pummer

Theron Pummer

Lecturer in Philosophy and Director of CEPPA

Phone: 01334 462432

Office: Room B08, Edgecliffe

Email: tgp4@st-andrews.ac.uk

Website: http://theronpummer.com/

Ethics, Political Philosophy, and Metaphysics

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Ben Sachs

Ben Sachs

Lecturer in Philosophy

Phone: 0133 446 4439

Office: B09

Email: bas7@st-andrews.ac.uk

Applied Ethics; Political Philosophy; Normative Ethics; Philosophy of Law; Metaethics

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Barbara Sattler

Barbara Sattler

Lecturer in Philosophy and Director of MLitt Programme in Philosophy

Phone: 01334 462474

Office: Edgecliffe 209

Email: bs21@st-andrews.ac.uk

Website: http://st-andrews.ac.uk/~bs21

Ancient Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Metaphysics, Aesthetics.

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Kevin Scharp

Kevin Scharp

Reader in Philosophy

Phone: (01334 46) 2453

Office: Edgecliffe 109

Email: ks70@st-andrews.ac.uk

Website: http://kevinscharp.com

Logic, philosophy of language, metaphysics, philosophy of science, and the history of analytic philosophy

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Justin Snedegar

Justin Snedegar

Senior Lecturer in Philosophy

Phone: 01334 462411

Office: Edgecliffe B11

Email: js280@st-andrews.ac.uk

Website: http://www.st-andrews.ac.uk/~js280/

Metaethics, Practical Rationality, Ethics

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Jens Timmermann

Jens Timmermann

Professor of Moral Philosophy and Director of MLitt Programme in Philosophy

Phone: 01334 462468

Office: Edgecliffe 205

Email: jt28@st-andrews.ac.uk

Ethical Theory, Ancient Philosophy, Kant

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Research fellows

Barbara Bartocci

Barbara Bartocci

Leverhulme Research Fellow

Email: bb66@st-andrews.ac.uk

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Alison Duncan Kerr

Alison Duncan Kerr

Research Fellow

Office: B16, Edgecliffe

Email: adk10@st-andrews.ac.uk

Website: http://www.alisonduncankerr.com

Philosophy of Mind, Moral Psychology, Metaethics

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Fixed Term Academic Staff

Walter Pedriali

Walter Pedriali

Teaching Fellow in Philosophy and SubHonours Advisor in Philosophy

Phone: 01334 462403

Office: Room B03, Edgecliffe

Email: walter.pedriali@st-andrews.ac.uk

Website: https://sites.google.com/site/wbpedriali/

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Fenner Tanswell

Fenner Tanswell

Email: ft34@st-andrews.ac.uk

More information about Fenner Tanswell.


Mark Thakkar

Mark Thakkar

Leverhulme Early Career Research Fellow

Email: mnat@st-andrews.ac.uk

Website: http://www.st-andrews.ac.uk/arche/members/member?id=thakkar

Wyclif’s Logic: A Critical Edition and Translation. Philosophy of language; premodern history of maths and science; medieval Latin.

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Michael Walschots

Michael Walschots

Post-doctoral Fellow

Email: mw232@st-andrews.ac.uk

Website: https://mhwalschots.wordpress.com

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Professorial Fellows

Josh Dever

Josh Dever

Arché Professorial Fellow

Email: dever@mail.utexas.edu

Website: http://www.utexas.edu/cola/depts/philosophy/faculty/deverj

Philosophy of Language and Philosophical Logic

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Matthew McGrath

Matthew McGrath

Arché Professorial Fellow

Email: mcgrathma@missouri.edu

Website: http://web.missouri.edu/~mcgrathma/

Epistemology & Metaphysics

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L.A. Paul

L.A. Paul

Arché Professorial Fellow

Email: lapaul@unc.edu

Website: http://www.lapaul.org/

Metaphysics and the Philosophy of Mind

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Gabriel Uzquiano

Gabriel Uzquiano

Arché Professorial Fellow

Email: uzquiano@usc.edu

Website: http://dornsife.usc.edu/cf/phil/faculty_display.cfm?Person_ID=1038748

Philosophical Logic, Philosophy of Mathematics, Metaphysics, Philosophy of Language

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Brian Weatherson

Brian Weatherson

Arché Professorial Fellow

Email: bjw21@st-andrews.ac.uk

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Honorary and Emeritus Staff

Marcia Baron

Marcia Baron

Honorary Professor

Email: mb253@st-andrews.ac.uk

Ethical Theory, Philosophy of Criminal Law, and Kant's Ethics

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Peter Clark

Peter Clark

Professor Emeritus of Philosophy

Phone: +44 1334 463320

Email: pjc@st-andrews.ac.uk

Philosophy of Science, Philosophy of Mathematics, Formal Logic

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Stephen Read

Stephen Read

Professor Emeritus of History and Philosophy of Logic

Phone: 01334 462466

Office: Room 19.203, Arche, College St

Email: slr@st-andrews.ac.uk

Website: http://www.st-andrews.ac.uk/~slr/read.html

Philosophy of Logic, Relevance Logic, Medieval Logic

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Frederick Schmitt

Frederick Schmitt

Honorary Professor

Email: fs33@st-andrews.ac.uk

Epistemology and metaphysics and the history of epistemology and metaphysics

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Stewart Shapiro

Stewart Shapiro

Honorary Professor

Email: ss17@st-andrews.ac.uk

Website: http://philosophy.osu.edu/people/person.cfm?ID=1339

Philosophy of Mathematics, Formal Logic, Realism

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John Skorupski

John Skorupski

Professor Emeritus of Moral Philosophy

Email: jms2@st-andrews.ac.uk

Moral and Political Philosophy, History of 19th and 20th Century Philosophy, epistemology and metaphysics of normativity

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Leslie Stevenson

Leslie Stevenson

Honorary Reader in Logic & Metaphysics

Email: ls@st-andrews.ac.uk

Kant, Theories of Human Nature, Philosophy of Religion

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Support staff

Katie Allan

Katie Allan

School Administrator

Email: ka22@st-andrews.ac.uk

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Mike Arrowsmith

Mike Arrowsmith

Computer Officer

Email: mga10@st-andrews.ac.uk

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Moira Gilruth

Moira Gilruth

PQ Editorial Assistant

Email: mjg4@st-andrews.ac.uk

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Lynn Hynd

Lynn Hynd

Arché Office Manager

Email: lhhp@st-andrews.ac.uk

For enquiries related to Arché, please email arche@st-andrews.ac.uk

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Rhona Paterson

Rhona Paterson

Departmental Secretary and Undergraduate Course Administrator

Email: rjs17@st-andrews.ac.uk

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Lucie Wight

Lucie Wight

Departmental Secretary and Undergraduate Course Administrator

Email: lew10@st-andrews.ac.uk

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