I am Professor of Philosophy at the University of Connecticut, having taught at the University of Virginia from 1993 to 2013. I have held fellowships from the National Science Foundation, the National Humanities Center, the Center for Contemplative Mind in Society, and the American Council of Learned Societies.
Since 2009 I have directed Project High-Phi, which works to incorporate philosophy into American high schools.
My specializations are in Philosophy of Language, Philosophy of Mind, and Aesthetics. I am also interested in Metaphysics, Decision Theory, the Theory of Action, and the history of analytic philosophy. I have advised disse…Read more