Graduate Students

NameEmailAreas of Interest
Stephanie Allenstephanie.allen@email.ucr.edu19th and 20th century continental, metaphilosophy, pragmatism.
Zachary Bachmanzachary.bachman@email.ucr.eduAction Theory, Ethics, Moral Psychology, Epistemology.
David Beglindavid.beglin@email.ucr.eduFree will, ethics, and phenomenology.
SJ Cowanscowa002@ucr.eduHistory of modern philosophy, particularly Kant, Hegel, Early German Romanticism, and Nietzsche; art; philosophy of perception; and Agamben.
Taylor Cyrtaylor.cyr@email.ucr.eduMetaphysics, Ethics, Religion, Action, Mind, Logic.
Tristan de Liegetristan.deliege@email.ucr.eduPhilosophy of Action, Moral Psychology, Ancient Philosophy, Ethics, Metaethics.
Taylor Dorantaylor.doran@email.ucr.eduEthics and Value Theory, including aesthetics and political theory; History of Philosophy, especially Ancient Greek; and Feminism.
Akshay Ganesh akshay.ganesh@email.ucr.edu19th Century German philosophy, Ethics, Moral Psychology, Emotion, Philosophy of Race.
Daniel, Existentialism, Philosophy of Language, Metaphilosophy.
John and 20th Century Continental Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion, Existentialism, and Nietzsche.
Victor Guerravictor.guerra@email.ucr.eduAgency, free will, and moral responsibility. Also interests in applied ethics and philosophy of race.
Tom Hanauerthan003@ucr.eduEthics, Moral Psychology, Aesthetics, 19th-20th Century German Philosophy (esp. Nietzsche, Schopenhauer, Kant, and the Frankfurt School).
Rebecca Harrisonrharr008@ucr.eduKant & Post-Kantian German philosophy; Phenomenology (both historical and contemporary).
Heinrik Hellwigheinrik.hellwig@email.ucr.eduPhilosophy of law; causation in the law; general jurisprudence, tort law, and human rights.
Rotem Herrmannrotem.herrmann@email.ucr.eduPhilosophy of mind, philosophy of psychology, philosophy of cognitive science, bioethics.
Gregory Hertzgregory.hertz@email.ucr.eduGerman Idealism, Phenomenology.
Young Kohykoh001@ucr.eduKant, Philosophy of Law, Political Philosophy, 19th and 20th Century Continental Philosophy, Asian Philosophy, Philosophy of Race and Gender.
Daisy Laforcedaisy.laforce@email.ucr.eduBernard Williams, Nietzsche, History of Philosophy, and Moral Psychology.
Andrew metaphysics, logic, epistemology, and philosophy of religion.
Patrick Londenpatrick.londen@email.ucr.eduPhenomenology, and philosophy of psychology.
Lucas Luttmannlucas.luttmann@email.ucr.edu19th and 20th century European philosophy, especially Friedrich Nietzsche, Martin Heidegger, philosophy of Action, Phenomenology and Existentialism.
Andrew MacDonaldandrew.macdonald@email.ucr.eduKant, 19th and 20th Century European Philosophy, Ethics, Meta-ethics.
Maxwell McCoymaxwell.mccoy@email.ucr.edu19th and 20th century European philosophy, selfhood, moral responsibility, normativity and ethics.
Meredith McFaddenmeredith.mcfadden@email.ucr.eduPhilosophy of Action and Moral Psychology; normativity, metaethics, and the human sciences.
Chris McVeychristopher.mcvey@email.ucr.eduEthics; habituation, our practices of praise and blame, and ancient philosophy.
Maxwell Murpheymaxwell.murphey@email.ucr.eduMetaphysics and epistemology of activity, agency, and spirit in Kant and Hegel.
Jonah Nagashimajonah.nagashima@email.ucr.eduMetaphysics, Free Will, and Philosophy of Religion.
Deborah Nelsondeborah.nelson@email.ucr.eduMetaethics, History of Modern Philosophy, Philosophy of Action.
Carlo Palombocarlo.palombo@email.ucr.edu19th and 20th century European philosophy, social and critical theory
Jeremy Poberjeremy.pober@email.ucr.eduPhilosophy of Psychology, Philosophy of Action, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Psychiatry.
Micaela Quintanamicaela.quintana@email.ucr.eduMetaethics, Phenomenology, Philosophy of Language, and Philosophy of Religion.
David Shopedavid.shope@email.ucr.eduAgency (especially diachronic agency), Ethics, the normativity of content, Pedagogy, Kierkegaard, German idealism, and 20th century French philosophy.
Shamoni Sarkar shamoni.sarkar@email.ucr.edu19th and 20th century continental philosophy, especially Hegel and phenomenology; aesthetics; critical theory; and a personal interest in Latin American philosophy.
Jared Smithjsmit055@ucr.eduMoral psychology, philosophy of action, ethics, metaethics, philosophy of psychiatry.
Avery Snelsonavery.snelson@email.ucr.eduNietzsche, the philosophy of religion, the history of late modern philosophy, existentialism and epistemology.
Will Swansonwilliam.swanson@email.ucr.eduHistory of modern philosophy after Kant (especially Nietzsche, Bergson, and Heidegger).
Yvonne TamThe structure of normativity, especially in connection to metaethics, agency theory, practical reason, moral emotions, and epistemology.
Marek Twarzynski marek.twarzynski@email.ucr.eduEthics, meta-ethics, agency, epistemology, and philosophy of mind, and how these are treated in modern philosophy, especially in Kant, Nietzsche, Sartre, and Foucault.