Prof Greg Restall

Prof Greg Restall

Shelby Cullom Davis Professor of Philosophy

Researcher profile

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Greg Restall received his Ph.D. in Philosophy from the University of Queensland in 1994, and before his arrival at the University of St Andrews in 2021, has held positions at the Australian National University, Macquarie University, and the University of Melbourne, where he was Professor of Philosophy since 2013. His research focuses on formal logic, the philosophy of logic, metaphysics, and philosophy of language, and even some philosophy of religion.

He has published over 90 papers in journals and collections, and is the author of four books, An Introduction to Substructural Logics (Routledge, 2000), Logic (Routledge, 2006), and Logical Pluralism (Oxford University Press, 2006; with Jc Beall), and Proofs and Models in Philosophical Logic (Cambridge University Press, 2022). His research has been funded by the Australian Research Council, and he is a Fellow of the Australian Academy of the Humanities.

More information about Greg’s research can be found at his personal website,

PhD supervision

  • Jann Paul Engler
  • Viviane Fairbank
  • Nathan Bray
  • Frederik Andersen
  • Sophie Nagler
  • Thomas Randriamahazaka

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