Kevin Coffey, Assistant Professor of Philosophy

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Research and Teaching Interests: Philosophy of Science, and especially Philosophy of Physics; Metaphysics; Epistemology; Logic; Philosophy of Language
Email
: kevin.coffey@nyu.edu

Jonardon Ganeri, Professor of Philosophy

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Research and Teaching Interests: Philosophy of Mind; Indian Philosophy; Perceptiopn; the Self and Identity; Buddhist Philosophy; Metaphysics
Email: jonardon.ganeri@nyu.edu

Taneli Kukkonen, Professor of Philosophy; Program Head

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Research and Teaching Interests: Arabic Philosophy; Islamic Theology; Ancient Philosophy; Philosophy of Religion; Medieval Philosophy; Metaphysics
Email: ktk4@nyu.edu

Phillip Mitsis, A.S. Onassis Professor of Hellenic Culture and Civilization

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Research and Teaching Interests: Ancient Mediterreanean Philosophy, especially Hellenistic ethics and epistemology and its influence on later philosophers such as Gassendi, Locke, Hume, and Kant; Political Philosophy
Email: phillip.mitsis@nyu.edu

Gabriel Rabin, Assistant Professor of Philosophy

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Research and Teaching Interests: Philosophy of Mind, particularly the metaphysical status of consciousness and the nature of representational content; Metaphysics, especially fundamentality, modality, and ground; Philosophy of Language; Logic; Philosophy of Mathematics
Email: gor206@nyu.edu

Matthew Silverstein, Assistant Professor of Philosophy

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Research and Teaching Interests: Ethics; Metaethics; Philosophy of Action; Modern European Philosophy; Political Philosophy; Kant; Philosophy of Music
Email
: matthew.silverstein@nyu.edu

Past Affiliate and Visiting Faculty

Ned Block, Silver Professor of Philosophy, Psychology and Neural Science

Affiliation: NYU New York
Research Interests: Philosophy of Mind; Foundations of Neuroscience and Cognitive Science

 

Paul Boghossian, Silver Professor of Philosophy

Affiliation: NYU New York
Research Interests: Epistemology; Philosophy of Mind; Philosophy of Language; Aesthetics

 

Ruth Chang, Associate Professor of Philosophy

Affiliation: Rutgers University
Research Interests: Ethics; Metaethics; Moral Psychology; Philosophy of Action; Philosophy of Law

 

Kit Fine, University Professor and Silver Professor of Philosophy and Mathematics; Professor of Philosophy

Affiliation: NYU New York
Research Interests: Metaphysics; Logic; Philosophy of Language

 

Richard Foley, Professor of Philosophy

Affiliation: NYU New York
Research Interests: Epistemology; Rationality

 

Paul Horwich, Professor of Philosophy

Affiliation: NYU New York
Reseach Interests: Philosophy of Language; Philosophy of Science; Metaphilosophy; Epistemology; Wittgenstein

 

Béatrice Longuenesse, Silver Professor of Philosophy

Affiliation: NYU New York
Research Interests: Kant; Hegel; Modern European Philosophy; Philosophy of Mind

 

Tim Maudlin, Professor of Philosophy

Affiliation: NYU New York
Research Interests: Foundations of Physics; Metaphysics; Logic

 

James Pryor, Professor of Philosophy

Affiliation: NYU New York
Research Interests: Epistemology; Perception; Metaphysics

 

John Richardson, Professor of Philosophy

Affiliation: NYU New York
Research Interests: Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century European Philosophy; Existentialism; Phenomenology; Nietzsche; Heidegger

 

Stephen Schiffer, Silver Professor of Philosophy; Professor of Philosophy

Affiliation: NYU New York
Research Interests: Philosophy of Language; Philosophy of Mind; Metaphysics

 

Nishi Shah, Associate Professor of Philosophy

Affiliation: Amherst College                                    
Research Interests: Ethics; Metaethics; Epistemology; Philosophy of Mind