Recent Courses

Philosophical Paradoxes (Fall 2021): Infinity, time, fatalism, Newcomb, sleeping beauty, two envelopes, doomsday, etc.

Scientific Realism (Fall 2021): Opponents and variants of scientific realism.

Places and Times (Spring 2021). A historical, multicultural tour on the views of space and time leading up to Einstein’s theory (syllabus).

Metaphysics of Science (Spring 2021, Spring 2022). Discussion of metaphysical issues arising from empirical sciences, including general relativity, quantum mechanics, and biology (syllabus).

Ontology (Fall 2020, Spring 2022). The ontology of properties, numbers, time, space, mereological complex.