I work primarily in the philosophy of action, metaphysics, and topics at their intersection. I have recently completed all requirements for the PhD in the Department of Philosophy at the University of Toronto (I will offically graduate in November 2016).

My dissertation was titled "The Metaphysics of Negative Actions," and was co-supervised by Sergio Tenenbaum and Jessica Wilson. In it, I argued against a recent trend in philosophy of action, according to which ordinary actions are events (or if these are different things, then perhaps processes, or agent-causings), while 'negative actions' (omissions, refrainments, etc.) are absences there…

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