Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Department of Linguistics and Philosophy
PhD, 1995
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
PhilPapers Editorships
Essence and Essentialism

Kathrin Koslicki is currently Professor of Philosophy and Tier 1 Canada Research Chair in Epistemology and Metaphysics at the University of Alberta. Koslicki is originally from Munich, Germany; she received her undergraduate degree in Philosophy from SUNY Stony Brook in 1990 and her PhD from MIT in 1995. Before joining the University of Alberta Philosophy Department in January 2014, she held various positions in the US, most recently at the University of Colorado-Boulder. Her interests in philosophy lie mainly in metaphysics, philosophy of language and ancient Greek philosophy, especially Aristotle. In her monograph, The Structure of Objec…

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