I am currently Associate Professor of Philosophy at the University of Hong Kong. I received my Ph.D. in philosophy from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and was previously Assistant Professor of Philosophy at Lingnan University in Hong Kong.
I work mostly in the areas of metaphysics, philosophy of language, and philosophy of science. My current research focuses on defending the primitivist theory of truth; my book "The Primitivist Theory of Truth" was published by Cambridge University Press in 2013 as part of its Cambridge Studies in Philosophy series.
In my dissertation, I developed a truthmaker-based approach to the theori…Read more