I am an assistant professor in the Department of Philosophy at California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo. This year, I am teaching Ethics, Science and Technology (PHIL 323), with an emphasis on the applied ethics of new and emerging AI technologies, and Political Philosophy (PHIL 333), with an emphasis on social contract theory and political epistemology.

I am engaged in two main research programs: 1) "rightful machines," which are highly autonomous machine agents that respect principles of justice and law, and 2) the duty of "veracity," which is a rightfully enforceable duty of truthfulness when reporting expert knowledge …

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