University of Maryland, College Park
Department of Philosophy
PhD, 2019
Washington, District of Columbia, United States of America
Areas of Specialization
Applied Ethics
Areas of Interest
Philosophy of Religion

My philosophical views

Question Answer Comments
A priori knowledge: yes and no
Abstract objects: Platonism and nominalism
Aesthetic value: objective and subjective
Analytic-synthetic distinction: yes and no
Epistemic justification: internalism and externalism
External world: idealism, skepticism or non-skeptical realism
Free will: compatibilism, libertarianism or no free will
God: theism and atheism
Knowledge: empiricism and rationalism
Knowledge claims: contextualism, relativism or invariantism
Laws of nature: Humean and non-Humean
Logic: classical and non-classical
Mental content: internalism and externalism
Meta-ethics: moral realism and moral anti-realism
Metaphilosophy: naturalism and non-naturalism
Mind: physicalism and non-physicalism
Moral judgment: cognitivism and non-cognitivism
Moral motivation: internalism and externalism
Newcomb's problem: one box and two boxes
Normative ethics: deontology, consequentialism or virtue ethics
Perceptual experience: disjunctivism, qualia theory, representationalism or sense-datum theory
Personal identity: biological view, psychological view or further-fact view
Politics: communitarianism, egalitarianism or libertarianism
Proper names: Fregean and Millian
Science: scientific realism and scientific anti-realism
Teletransporter (new matter): survival and death
Time: A-theory and B-theory
Trolley problem (five straight ahead, one on side track, turn requires switching, what ought one do?): switch and don't switch
Truth: correspondence, deflationary or epistemic
Zombies: inconceivable, conceivable but not metaphysically possible or metaphysically possible