• Auburn University
    Department of Philosophy
    Instructor (equivalent To Visiting Assistant Professor)
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Department of Philosophy
PhD, 2016
Auburn, Alabama, United States of America
Areas of Specialization
General Philosophy of Science

I'm a Lecturer in the Philosophy Department at Auburn University. Prior to joining the department at Auburn, I received my MA. and Ph.D. from UNC Chapel Hill and my  BA from Hope College. I work mostly in metaphysics and philosophy of science and I am especially interested in methodological questions that concern and connect both areas. I spend most of my time thinking about metaphysical explanation, and most recently, about what sorts of metaphysical explanations can be found in the literature on social ontology. I also think about the relationship between grounding and causation, about how symmetry considerations in science can inform our o…

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