Kevin Coffey, Assistant Professor of Philosophy, Arts and Humanities, NYUAD

Kevin Coffey

Assistant Professor of Philosophy, Arts and Humanities

Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi

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B.A., University of Virginia; Ph.D., University of Michigan  

Kevin Coffey specializes in philosophy of physics and philosophy of science, and has related interests in metaphysics, epistemology, logic, and philosophy of language. His current research concerns the interpretation of “geometrized” physical theories; the metaphysics of space-time; and the relationship between foundational problems in physics, scientific realism, and formal confirmation theory.

Before joining NYUAD, Coffey taught at Virginia Tech and Texas Tech University.