Curriculum Vitae


Berit Oskar Brogaard

Professor, University of Miami

Professor II, University of Oslo, Norway

Psychology Faculty

Network for Sensory Research, University of Toronto 

Director of the Brogaard Lab for Multisensory Research

University of Miami

 

Email: brit@miami.edu


Homepage. URL: https://sites.google.com/site/brogaardb/

Syn Lab: http://brogaardlab.com/

Weblogs:

Psychology Today. URL: http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-superhuman-mind

URL: https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-mysteries-love

Lemmings. URL: http://lemmingsblog.blogspot.com/

 

AREAS OF SPECIALIZATION                                                                                             

  • Mind, Language, Cognitive Science, Cognitive Neuroscience

 

AREAS OF COMPETENCE                                                                            

  • Cognitive Psychology, Epistemology

 

EDUCATION                                                                                     

  • SUNY Buffalo, doctoral program in cognitive linguistics and philosophy. Ph.D. (July 2000). Dissertation committee: Barry Smith (SUNY Buffalo), Achille Varzi (Columbia University, New York), Roberto Casati (Institut Jean Nicod, Paris), Ken Barber (SUNY Buffalo), Peter Hare (SUNY Buffalo)
  • University of Copenhagen and the Danish National Hospital, 5-year D.M.Sci. in Neuroscience (August 1996). Supervisor, P.I.: Thue W. Schwartz, Professor, M.D., D.M.Sci.  GLP-1 as a Neurotransmitter in the Brain.
  • University of Copenhagen, M.A. (August, 1996). Majors: Philosophy and Linguistics.

 

ACADEMIC POSTS

  • Full Professor, University of Miami, 2014-present.
  • Professor II, Professorial Fellow, University of Oslo, Norway, 2014-Present.
  • Full Professor, University of Missouri, St. Louis, 2012-2014.
  • Member of the Education Team, Human Dignity and Humiliation Studies, 2012-present.
  • Research Associate, Network for Sensory Research, University of Toronto, 2011-present.
  • Member of Center for Neurodynamics, University of Missouri, Saint Louis, 2011-2014.
  • Affiliate Faculty, Neuroscience, Behavior and Cognition Ph.D. Program, Department of Psychology, University of Missouri, Saint Louis, March 2010-2014.
  • Visiting Fellow, RSSS Centre for Consciousness, The Australian National University, May-August 2009.
  • Visiting Fellow, RSSS Centre for Consciousness, The Australian National University, 2008-2009.
  • Research Fellow, RSSS Centre for Consciousness, The Australian National University, 2007-2009.
  • Associate Professor, University of Missouri, St. Louis, 2008-2012.
  • Assistant Professor, University of Missouri, St. Louis, 2005-2008.  Tenure and promotion to Associate Professor, Fall 2007.
  •  Affiliate Faculty, Institute for Women and Gender Studies, University of Missouri, St. Louis, 2006-2014.
  • Assistant Professor, Southern Illinois University—Edwardsville, 2001-2005.
  • Visiting Assistant Professor, Rochester Institute of Technology, 2000-2001.
  • Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, NSF Grant, University of Hamburg/SUNY Buffalo, 2000, spring semester.

RECENT MEDIA PRESENCE 
  • Through the Wormhole with Morgan Freeman 
  • Can We All Become Geniuses?, Science Channel. 
  • Conversation about Consciousness with Depak Chopra. 
  • Talk at Brain Day, Waterloo. 
  • O Magazine article on acquiring extraordinary talent. 
  • ABC's Nightline Leigh Erceg. 
  • St. Louis Magazine Profile. 
  • ABC's Nightline Jason Padgett

CURRENT FREELANCE WRITING POSTS

  • Psychology Today, 2011-present


EDITORIAL POSTS

  • Co-Editor of the Gourmet Report, department rankings, 2014-present.
  • PhilPapers: Philosophy of Language, Editor, 2009-present.
  • Erkenntnis, Submissions Editor, 2009-present.

 

EDITORIAL BOARDS AND ORGANIZATIONAL POSTS

  • Advisory Board, Oslo Research Group, 2014-present.
  • President, Southern Society for Philosophy and Psychology, 2014-2015
  • Editorial Board, Journal of Mathematics, 2012-Present.
  • WebmedCentral Neurology Advisory Board, 2011-present.
  • Editorial Board, Studies in Brain and Mind, Springer Book Series, ed. Gualtiero Piccinini, 2010-present.
  • President, Central States Philosophical Association, 2010-2011.
  • Vice Present, Central States Philosophical Association, 2009-2010.
  • Board of Reviewers, Philosopher's Digest, 2008-2012.
  • Editorial Board, The Open Applied Linguistics Journal, 2007-present.

 

CURRENT EMPIRICAL RESEARCH PROJECTS

  • Acquired synesthesia and savant syndrome
  • Grapheme-color synesthesia, attention and memory
  • Deaf hearing
  • The Perceptual Appearance of Personality


BOOKS

  • The Superhuman Mind, New York: The Penguin Group, August 2015.
  • On Romantic Love, Oxford University Press, Jan 2015.
  • Does Perception have Content? Edited Volume, Oxford University Press, 2014.
  • Transient Truths, Oxford University Press, 2012.
  • Seeing and Saying, Oxford University Press.
  • The Power of Personality, Writing Stage.
  • On Parental Love, Writing Stage.
  • Hall of Mirrors, Writing Stage
  • Hearing Meanings, Planning Stage.
  • The Epistemology of Perception, Edited Volume, w DE Gatzia, New York: Oxford University Press.


ARTICLES

  1. "Multisensory Consciousness and Synesthesia," w Elijah Chudnoff, Rocco Gennaro, ed. Routledge Handbook of Consciousness.
  2. "A Non-Inferential Approach to Utterance Comprehension," in: Timothy Chan and Anders Nes (ed.), Inference and Consciousness, Routledge.
  3. "The Epistemology of Non-Visual Perception," w. DE Gatzia, in Brogaard, B. & Gatzia, DE (eds.) The Epistemology of Non-Visual Perception, New York: Oxford University Press, In Press.
  4. "Unconscious Imagination and the Mental Imagery Debate," with DE Gatzia, Frontiers in Psychology. 23 May 2017 | https://doi.org/10.3389/fpsyg.2017.00799.
  5. "Multisensory Consciousness and Synesthesia," w Elijah Chudnoff, Rocco Gennaro, ed. Routledge Handbook of Consciousness. 
  6. "Phenomenal Dogmatism, Seeming Evidentialism and Inferential Justification," Believing in Accordance with the Evidence: New Essays on Evidentialism, ed. Kevin McCain, Synthese Library Book Series.
  7. "Deaf Hearing: Implicit Discrimination of Auditory Content in a Patient with Mixed Hearing Loss." (w. Marlow, Overgaard, Schwartz, Tomson, Neufeld, Sinke, Owen, Eagleman), Philosophical Psychology. Volume 30, Issue 1-2 (2017): 21-43.
  8. "Induced cross-modal synesthesia and multisensory perception," w DE Gatzia.
  9. "Consciousness and Knowledge" (w E Chudnoff), for U. Kriegel ed., Oxford Handbook of Philosophy of Consciousness, Oxford University Press.
  10. "Foundationalism: Can Your Autobiographical Memories be Internally Justified?", Routledge Handbook of Philosophy of Memory, Sven Bernecker, ed.
  11. "Pre-cueing Effects on Perception and Cognitive Penetrability", w. DE Gatzia, Front. Psychol., 10 May 2017 | https://doi.org/10.3389/fpsyg.2017.00739.
  12. "Against Emotional Dogmatism," with E. Chudnoff, Philosophical Issues, a supplement to Nous. In Press.
  13. "In Defense of Hearing Meanings," Synthese. First Online: 06 August 2016. doi:10.1007/s11229-016-1178-x.
  14. "Perceptual Appearances of Personality," Philosophical Topics, a supplement to Nous. In Press.
  15. "Knowledge-How and Perceptual Learning," in Knowledge in Contemporary Philosophy, Bloomsbury, eds, Stephen Heatherington & Markos Valaris. In Press.
  16. "Intellectual Mousiness and Pessimism in Problem Solving: Virtue to the Rescue," Routledge Handbook of Virtue Epistemology, Heather Battaly, ed. In Press.
  17. "In Defense of Supernaturalism," Blackwell Companion to Atheism and Philosophy, ed. Graham Oppy. In Press.
  18. "Love in Contemporary Psychology and Neuroscience", The Routledge Handbook of Love in Philosophy, ed. Adrienne Martin. In Press.
  19. "Love Today," For: The Critique (http://www.thecritique.com/): “What Is Love? Friendship, Sex & Romance in The 21st Century”. In Press.
    • "Cortical Color and the Cognitive Sciences," w Dimitria E. Gatzia, Topics in Cognitive Science.
    • "Pre-cueing Effects on Perception and Cognitive Penetrability", w. Dimitria E. Gatzia.
    • "Consciousness and Knowledge" (w E Chudnoff), U. Kriegel ed., Oxford Handbook of Philosophy of Consciousness, Oxford University Press. 
    • "Publicity and the Immediate Perception of What is Said", Protosociology, Vol. 34, 2017.
    • "The Functional Roles of Attention," with R. Kentridge, in ed. B. Nanay, Current Controversies in Philosophy of Perception, New York: Routledge, (2017): 139-147.
    • “Synesthetic Binding and the Reactivation Model of Memory”, In O. Deroy (ed.), Sensory Blending: On Synaesthesia and Related Phenomena, Oxford: Oxford University Press (2017) 126-150.
    • "Moral Contextualism and Epistemic Contextualism: Similarities and Differences", Routledge Handbook of Epistemic Contextualism, edited by Jonathan Ichikawa. In Press.
    • "The Rise and Fall of the Romantic Ideal," The Radicalism of Romantic Love, Ashgate, eds. Renata Grossi & David West. In Press.
    • "Deaf Hearing: Implicit Discrimination of Auditory Content in a Patient with Mixed Hearing Loss." (w. Marlow, Overgaard, Schwartz, Tomson, Neufeld, Sinke, Owen, Eagleman), Philosophical Psychology. Published online: 08 Feb 2017. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09515089.2016.1268680.
    • "What Can Neuroscience Tell Us About Reference?" To Appear in: Handbook on Reference, Barbara Abbott and Jeanette Gundel (eds.), Oxford University Press.
    • "Color Synesthesia and its Philosophical Implications," The Routledge Handbook of Philosophy of Colour, eds. Derek Brown and Fiona Macpherson, 2017.
    • "Romantic Love for a Reason," to appear in Oxford Handbook of Philosophy of Love, Christopher Grau & Aaron Smuts, eds.
    • "The Perceptual Appearance of Personality," Philosophical Topics, a supplement to Nous. vol. 44, no. 2, Fall 2016.
    • "Critical Notice on Brewer's Perception and its Objects", Analysis Reviews, 2016.
    • "Ignorance and Incompetence: Linguistic Considerations," Rik Peels and Martijn Blaauw (eds.), The Epistemic Dimensions of Ignorance, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2016: 57-80.
    • "Parental Love and The Meaning of Life", The Theory and Practice of Ontology, ed. Leo Zaibert, Palgrave MacMillan UK, (2016), 223-240.
    • "What Can Neuroscience Tell Us about the Hard Problem of Consciousness?" (w. D. E. Gatzia), Front. Neurosci., 07 September 2016 | http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fnins.2016.00395.
    • "Does True Love Need To Be Unconditional?", The Emotion Researcher (2016).
    • "Do Synesthetic Colors Grab Attention in Visual Search?", with K. Marlow and K. Rice, The Review of Philosophy and Psychology, December 2016, Volume 7, Issue 4, pp 701–714.
    • "Cognitive Penetrability and High-Level Properties in Perception: Unrelated Phenomena?" w. B. Chomanski, Pacific Philosophical Quarterly 96 (2015) 469–486.
    • "Is the Auditory System Cognitively Penetrable?" w DE Gatzia, Opinion, Front. Psychol. - Cognition, Edited by: Andriy Myachykov Reviewed by: Andrew J Lotto DOI: 10.3389/fpsyg.2015.01166
    • "Psilocybin, LSD, Mescaline and drug-induced synesthesia," w. Dimitria Electra Gatzia, in Victor R. Preedy (eds.), The Neuropathology Of Drug Addictions And Substance Misuse, volume 2, Academic Press, Elsevier.
    • "Synesthesia as a Challenge for Representationalism", Blackwell Companion to Experimental Philosophy, W. Buckwalter and J. Sytsma, eds. Wiley-Blackwell, 2016, 306-317.
    • "Is Color experience Cognitively Penetrable?", w. Gatzia, Topics in Cognitive Science. First published: 31 October 2016. DOI: 10.1111/tops.12221.
    • "The Status of Consciousness in Nature", in Steven Miller, The Constitution of Consciousness, Volume 2, John Benjamins Publishing Company, In Press.
    • "In Search of Mentons: Panpsychism, Physicalism and the Missing Link", Panpsychism, G. Brunstrup and L Jaskolla (eds), Oxford University Press.
    • "Perception without Representation? On Travis’ Argument against the Representational View of Perception", Topoi, pp 1-14 First online: 15 March 2015.
    • "Time and Tense", in ed. Bob Hale, Alex Miller, Crispin Wright, Blackwell Companion to the Philosophy of Language.
    • "Against Naturalism about Truth", in Kelly Clark, ed. Blackwell Companion to Naturalism.
    • "A Semantic Framework for Aesthetic Expressions", in J. Young, ed. Semantics and Aesthetics, Oxford University Press.
    • "Virtue Epistemology in the Zombie Apocalypse: Hungry Judges, Heavy Clipboards and Group Polarization", in Epistemic Situationism, Oxford University Press.
    • "Staying Indoors: How Phenomenal Dogmatism Solves the Skeptical Problem Without Going Externalist", in M. Bergmann, ed., Internalism, Oxford University Press.
    • "Type 2 Blindsight and the Nature of Visual Experience", Consciousness and Cognition, 32 (2015) 92–103.
    • "The Self-Locating Property Theory of Color", Mind & Machines, 2015, Volume 25, Issue 2, pp 133-147.
    • "Perceptual Reports", in Mohan Matthen, ed. Oxford Handbook of the Philosophy of Perception, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015, 237-255.
    • The Status of Consciousness in Nature, in ed Steven Miller, The Constitution of Phenomenal Consciousness. Toward a Science and Theory, volume 2, S. Miller, ed. John Benjamins Publishing Company, 2015, 330-347.
    • "Context and Content: Pragmatics in Two-Dimensional Semantics", in Keith Allen and Kasia Jaszczolt, eds. Cambridge Handbook of Pragmatics, 2015, 113-135.
    • "The Phenomenal Use of 'Look' and Perceptual Representation", in Peter Pagin and Kathrin Gluer, eds, Philosophy Compass, Volume 9, Issue 7, pages 455–468, July 2014.
    • “Intuitions as Intellectual Seemings”, in David Sosa (ed), Symposium on Herman Cappelen’s "Philosophy without Intuitions," Analytic Philosophy, Volume 55, Issue 4, pages 382–393, December 2014.
    • “Does Perception Have Content?”, in Brogaard, B (ed.), Does Perception Have Content?, New York/Oxford: Oxford University Press. 2014, 1-38.
    • "Towards a Eudaimonistic Virtue Epistemology": Abrol Fairweather (ed.), Naturalizing Virtue Epistemology, Synthese Library, 2014, 83-102.
    • “Color Synesthesia”, in Kimberly A. Jameson (ed.), Cognition & Language, Encyclopedia of Color Science and Technology, Springer, 2014.
    • "Varieties of Synesthetic Experience," In: Richard Brown (ed.), Phenomenology and the Neurophilosophy of Consciousness, Studies in Brain and Mind, Volume 6, Synthese Library, 2014, pp 409-412.
    • "Seeing as a Non-Sensory Mental State: The Case from Synesthesia and Visual Imagery", in: Richard Brown, ed., Phenomenology and the Neurophilosophy of Consciousness, Studies in Brain and Mind, Volume 6, Synthese Library, 2014, pp 377-394.
    • "Widescope Requirements and the Ethics of Belief", in Jonathan Matheson and Rico Vitz, eds. The Ethics of Belief, Oxford University Press, 2014, 130-145.
    • "Intellectual Flourishing as the Fundamental Epistemic Norm", in ed. C. Littejohn and J. Turri, Epistemic Norms, Oxford University Press, 2014, pp. 11-32.
    • "A Partial Defense of Extended Knowledge", Philosophical Issues, O. Palermos, J Kallestrup, D. Pritchard (eds.), Volume 24, Issue 1, pages 39–62, October 2014.
    • "Time and Time Perception", w D. E. Gatzia, Topoi, April 2015, Volume 34, Issue 1, pp 257-263.
    • “The Long-Term Potentiation Model for Grapheme-Color Binding in Synesthesia”, with K. Marlow and K. Rice, in David Bennett and Chris Hill, (ed), Sensory Integration and the Unity of Consciousness, MIT Press, 2014, 37-72.
    • "Unconscious influences on decision making in blindsight", with K. Marlow and K. Rice, Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 2014, 2014 Feb;37(1):22-3.
    • "An Empirically-Informed Cognitive Theory of Propositions", Canadian Journal of Philosophy (2013), pp. 534-55.
    • "Seeing Mathematics: Perception and Brain Activity in a Case of Acquired Synesthesia", with S. Vanni and J. Silvanto, Neurocase, 2013 Dec;19(6):566-75.
    • "Is the Relativity of Simultaneity a Temporal Illusion?", with K. Marlow, Analysis (2013) 73: 635-642.
    • “Do we Perceive Natural Kind Properties?“, Philosophical Studies 162, Issue 1 (2013): 35-42.
    • "It’s not what it seems. A semantic account of ‘seems’ and seemings”, Herman Cappelen and Stewart Shapiro, eds. Contextualism and Relativism, special issue of Inquiry. 56/2-3 (2013), 210-239.
    • "Vision for Action and the Content of Perception", Journal of Philosophy, Volume 109, Issue 10, October 2012, 569-587.
    • Disputatio's Symposium on Transient Truths, Oxford University Press, 2012. Critiques: Giuliano Torrengo, Dan Zeman and Vasilis Tsompanidis.
    • “What do We Say When We Say How or What We Feel?” Philosophers Imprint 12 (11), June 2012.
    • "Phenomenal Seemings and Sensible Dogmatism", In C. Tucker, ed. Seemings and Justification, New York: Oxford University Press, 2013, 270-289.
    • “Are Conscious States Conscious in Virtue of Representing Themselves?", (2012). Philosophical Studies 159 (3):467-474.
    • "An Emotion Ontology Based on the Perceived Response Theory", Proceedings of the Fourth Annual Interontology Meeting, Tokyo, Feb 23-24, 2012.
    • "Non-Visual Consciousness and Visual Images in Blindsight", Consciousness and Cognition, 21, issue 1 (March, 2012), p. 595-596. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.concog.2011.12.003.
    • "Are There Unconscious Perceptual Processes", Consciousness and Cognition 20 (2011): 449-63.
    • "Conscious Vision for Action Vs. Unconscious Vision for Action", Cognitive Science 35 (2011): 1076–1104.
    • "Color Experience in Blindsight?" Philosophical Psychology 24 (2011): 767-786.
    • "Stupid People Deserve What They Get", Behavioral and Brain Sciences 33, (2010), 332-334.
    • "Color Eliminativism or Color Relativism?", A Re-Reading of C.L. Hardin's Color for Philosophers: Unweaving the Rainbow, Indianapolis: Hackett Pub. Co., 1988, Re-Readings in Philosophy, W. Jones, ed. Philosophical Papers. 2011.
    • “Perceptual Content and Monadic Truth: On Cappelen and Hawthorne's Relativism and Monadic Truth”, David Sosa, ed. Analytical Philosophy.
    • “Strong Representationalism and Centered Content”, Philosophical Studies 151 (2010), 373–392. DOI 10.1007/s11098-009-9437-z.
    • "Moral Relativism and Moral Expressivism", Dan Zeman and Max Kolbel, eds., Relativism about Value, 50 year's anniversary issue of Southern Journal of Philosophy.
    • "Presentism, Primitivism and Cross-Temporal Relations: Lessons from Holistic Ersatzism and Dynamic Semantics", in Roberto Ciuni, Kristie Miller and Giuliano Torrengo, eds. New Papers on the Present: Focus on Presentism, Philosophia Verlag, 2010.
    • Perceptual Content and Monadic Truth: On Cappelen and Hawthorne's Relativism and Monadic Truth, Analytic Philosophy
    • “Strong Representationalism and Centered Content, Philosophical Studies (2009).
    • “Colour, D. Pritchard, ed. Oxford Annotated Biblios (2009).
    • “Disjunctivism”, D. Pritchard, ed. Oxford Annotated Biblios (2009)
    • “Discriptions”, D. Pritchard, ed. Oxford Annotated Biblios (2009)
    • “Centered Worlds and the Content of Perception”, Blackwell Companion, Hales, ed., (2009).
    • “Color in the Theory of Colors? Or: Are Philosophers' Colors All White?”, The Center Must Not Hold: White Women on The Whiteness of Philosophy, George Yancy, ed., (2009).
    • “Perspectival Truth and Color Primitivism”, New Waves in Truth, C. Wright and N. Pedersen, ed. (2009).
    • “Knowledge-How: a Unified Approach”, Knowledge-How Volume, J. Bengson and M. Moffett, ed., Oxford, (2009).
    •  “Descriptions”, The Encyclopedia of the Mind, (2009). Hal Pashler, ed. Editorial Board: Tim Crane, Fernanda Ferreira, Marcel Kinsbourne, Rich Zemel.
    • “Introduction to 'Relative Truth' ”, in Relative Truth, Special Issue of Synthese, Brogaard, ed. (2009).  Contributors: David Capps, Andy Egan, Michael Glanzberg, Steven Hales, Max Kolbel, Peter Lasersohn, Michael Lynch, John MacFarlane, Daniel Massey, Sebastiano Moruzzi, Stephen Neale, Duncan Pritchard, Brian Weatherson and Crispin Wright.
    • Fitch's Paradox of Knowability, with J. Salerno, The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy (Summer 2009 Edition), Edward N. Zalta (ed.), URL =<http://plato.stanford.edu/archives/win2009/entries/fitch-paradox/>
    • “The Trivial Argument for Epistemic Value Pluralism.  Or How I learned to Stop Caring about Truth”, ed., D. Pritchard, Alan Millar, and Adrian Haddock, Epistemic Value, Oxford University Press, forthcoming (2009).
    • “On Keeping Blue Swans and Unknowable Facts at Bay.  A Case Study on Fitch's Paradox”, in J. Salerno (ed.) New Essays on the Knowability Paradox, Oxford University Press, forthcoming (2009). 
    • Fitch's Paradox of Knowability, with J. Salerno, The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy (Winter 2008 Edition), Edward N. Zalta (ed.), URL =<http://plato.stanford.edu/archives/win2008/entries/fitch-paradox/>
    • Knowledge-The and Propositional Attitude Ascriptions”, F. Lihoreau, ed. Knowledge and Questions (2008).
    •  “In Defense of a Perspectival Semantics for 'Know' ”, Australasian Journal of Philosophy 86 (2008), 439-459.
    • “Counterfactuals and Context”, with J. Salerno, Analysis 68 (2008), 39-46.
    •  “Moral Contextualism and Moral Relativism”, Philosophical Quarterly 58 (2008), 385-409.
    • “Remarks on Counterpossibles”,  with J. Salerno, in J. van Bentham, V. Hendricks, J. Symons, and S. A. Pedersen (eds.), Between Logic and Intuition: David Lewis and the Future of Formal Methods in Philosophy, Synthese Library, forthcoming, (2008).
    • “What Mary did Yesterday: Reflections on Knowledge-wh,” Philosophy and Phenomenological Research, (2008), with response by Jonathan Schaffer.
    • “Attitude Reports”, Philosophy Compass: Epistemology 3 (2008), 93-118. Epistemology Topic Editor: Tamar Szabo Gendler.  Editor in Chief: Brian Weatherson.
    • “Sea Battle Semantics,” Philosophical Quarterly 58 (2008), 326-335.
    •  “A Puzzle about Properties”, Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 74, 3 (2007), 635-650.
    • The But not All: A New Account of Plural Definite Descriptions”, Mind and Language 22 (2007).
    • “Span Operators”, Analysis 67 (2007): 72-79.
    • “Number Words and Ontological Commitment”,  The Philosophical Quarterly 57 (2007), 1-20.
    •   “Descriptions: Predicates or Quantifiers?”, Australasian Journal of Philosophy 85 (2007), 117-136. 
    •  “That may be Jupiter: A Heuristic for Thinking Two-Dimensionally”, American Philosophical Quarterly, October (2007).
    • “Sharvy's Theory of Definite Descriptions Revisited”, Pacific Philosophical Quarterly 88 (2007), 160-180.
    • “Knowability, Possibility, and Paradox”, with J. Salerno, in Vincent Hendricks and Duncan Pritchard (eds.), New Waves in Epistemology, Palgrave Macmillan (2007), 270-299.
    •  “Two Modal -- Isms: Fictionalism and Ersatzism,” Philosophical Perspectives 20, Metaphysics, John Hawthorne, ed. (2006), 77-94.
    • “Tensed Relations”, Analysis 66 (2006): 194-202.
    • “Knowability and a Modal Closure Principle”, with J. Salerno, American Philosophical Quarterly 43 (2006), 261-270.
    •   “Can Virtue Reliabilism Explain the Value of Knowledge?” Canadian Journal of Philosophy 36 (2006), 335-354.  Reprinted in translation in: Philosophical Alternatives 3 (2008).
    • “The ‘Gray’s Elegy’ Argument, and the Prospects for the Theory of Denoting Concepts”, Synthese 152 (2006), 47-79.
    • “The Moral Status of the Human Embryo”, Howard B Rades (ed.), Biomedical Ethics: Humanist Perspectives of Humanism Today (Prometheus Books, 2006). 
    • The article first appeared in a magazine called Free Inquiry.  It argues that 4-5 days old embryos do not have the moral status of human beings and was cited in A Report of the President's council on bioethics -- Washington D.C. 2004.  Apparently, President Bush wasn't convinced.  The Government citations to the article can be found here:       http://www.bioethics.gov/reports/stemcell/chapter3.html
                • “Anti-Realism, Theism, and the Conditional Fallacy”, with J. Salerno, Nous 39 (2005), 123-139.
                •  “On Luck, Responsibility, and the Meaning of Life”, with B. Smith, Philosophical Papers 34 (2005), 443-58, special issue edited by Thad Metz, featuring solicited papers on the meaning of life.
                • Species as Individuals”, Biology and Philosophy, 19/2 (2004), 223-42.
                • “Contextualism, Skepticism, and the Gettier Problem”, Synthese 139/3 (2004), 367-86.  
                •   “Epistemological Contextualism and the Problem of Moral Luck”, Pacific Philosophical Quarterly 84 (2003), 371-83.
                • “Adhoccery in Epistemology”, Philosophical Papers 32 (2003), 65-82. 
                • “A Unified Theory of Truth and Reference”, with B. Smith, Logique et Analyse 169-170 (2003), 49-93, special issue edited by Peter Forrest, featuring solicited papers on truth.
                •   Sixteen Days”, with B. Smith, Journal of Medicine and Philosophy 28 (2003), 45-78. In translation: “Die Ontologie des Embryos: Wann beginnt menschliches Leben?” Forthcoming in: Ludger Jansen, Barry Smith (eds.), Biomedizinische Ontologie. Eine kooperative Einführung.
                •  “Clues to the Paradoxes of Knowability: Reply to Dummett and Tennant”, with J. Salerno, Analysis 62 (2002), 143-150.  The paper develops some new paradoxes of knowability that, unlike Fitch's original paradox, are not blocked by the restricted brands of semantic anti-realism advocated by Dummett and Tennant.
                •  “Fitch's Paradox of Knowability”, with J. Salerno, The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy (Winter 2002 Edition), Edward N. Zalta (ed.), URL =http://plato.stanford.edu/archives/win2002/entries/fitch-paradox/.  Survey of proposals to resolve the knowability paradox.
                •  “Quantum Mereotopology”, with B. Smith, Annals of Mathematics and Artificial Intelligence, 35/1–2 (2002), 153–175.
                •  “A Unified Theory of Truth and Reference”, with B. Smith, translated into French, J- M. Monmoyer, ed., La Structure du Monde: Objets, Propriétés, États du choses, Paris: Vrin, (2001).
                •  Living High and Letting Die”, with B. Smith, Philosophy 76/297 (2001), 435-42.
                •  “Presentist Four-Dimensionalism”, The Monist, vol. 83/3, (2000), 341-356.
                •   “The Coup de Grâce for Mechanistic Metaphysics”, Transaction­s of the Charles S. Peirce Society 36/1, (2000), 75-108.
                •  “A Peircian Theory of Decision”, Synthese 118/3 (1999), 383-401.
                •  Peirce on Abduction and Rational Control”, Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society, 35/1 (1999), 129-155.
                •  “Mead’s Temporal Realism”, Transaction­s of the Charles S. Peirce Society, 35/3, (1999), 563-593.
                •  Glucagon and glucagon-like peptide 1: selective receptor recognition via distinct peptide epitopes ”, with S. A. Hjorth, K. Adelhorst, O. Kirk and T. W. Schwartz , J. Biol. Chem. Vol. 269, Issue 48, (1994), 30121-30124.

                                                    

                                                  SHORT NOTES

                                                    1.  “A Counterfactual Account of Essence”, with Joe Salerno, The Reasoner vol. 1, no. 4 (2007).  Jon Williamson, ed.
                                                    2. “Williamson on Counterpossibles, with Joe Salerno, The Reasoner vol. 1, no. 3 (2007).  Jon Williamson, ed.
                                                    3. “Why Counterpossibles Are Non-Trivial, with Joe Salerno, The Reasoner vol. 1, no. 1 (2007).  Jon Williamson, ed.
                                                    4. Milic Capek”, In: Nicholas Rescher, Johanna Seibt, and Michel Weber (eds.), A Handbook of Whiteheadian Process Thought, Ontos Verlag, Frankfurt.

                                                           

                                                          EDITED SPECIAL COLLECTIONS

                                                            1. Counterpossibles, for Stew Cohen, Philosophical Studies.
                                                            2. The Semantics of Aesthetic Expressions, for Herman Cappelen, Inquiry.
                                                            3. The Epistemology of Perception, In Progress, w. Dimitria Gatzia, book volume.
                                                            4. Epistemic Modality, w. Dimitria Gatzia, special issue of Topoi.
                                                            5. Perception and High-Level Properties. Special Issue of Philosophical Studies, 2012, with contributions by Jennifer Matey, Heather Logue, Ophelia DeRoy, Nico Silins, Bill Fish, Tim Bayne & Ryan Perkins (co-authored contribution), and Roy Sorensen.
                                                            6. The Epistemology of Perception, special issue of Philosophical Issues, a supplement to Nous, 2011, with contributions by Roger Albritton (hitherto unpublished paper), Louise Antony, Berit Brogaard, Tony Brueckner, Benj Hellie, Mark Johnston, Mark Kalderon, Uriah Kriegel, Heather Logue, Jack Lyons, Farid Masrour, Alan Millar, Martine Nida-Ruemelin, Adam Pautz, Duncan Pritchard, Roy Sorensen, David Sosa, Matthew Soteriou, Charles Travis, Brian Cutter and Michael Tye.
                                                            7. Relative Truth, Special Issue of Synthese, 2009. Contributors: Andy Egan, Michael Glanzberg, Steven Hales, Max Kölbel, Peter Lasersohn, Michael Lynch, John MacFarlane, Sebastiano Moruzzi, Duncan Pritchard, Brian Weatherson, Crispin Wright.
                                                            8. Rationality and Irrationality, with Barry Smith, Vienna: Hoelder-Pichler-Tempsky, (2001), including contributions by David Armstrong, Michael Beaney, Herbert Hochberg, Nicholas Rescher, John Searle, Barbara Tversky.
                                                            9. Rationality and Irationality (Constributions of the Austrian Ludwig Wittgenstein Society, 8), Kirchberg: Austrian Ludwig Wittgenstein Society, (2000), 2 Vol.
                                                            10. The Ontology of Fields: Report of the Specialist Meeting held under the auspices of the NSF Varenius Project, Bar Harbor, Maine, June 1998, with D. Peuquet and B. Smith, Santa Barbara: NCGIA.

                                                                         

                                                                         REVIEWS

                                                                          1. Subjective consciousness reduced? Review of Uriah Kriegel: Subjective Consciousness, Oxford 2009, ProtoSociology.
                                                                          2. Book Review for Notre Dame Philosophical Review: Nicholas Griffin and Dale Jacquette (eds.), Russell vs. Meinong: The Legacy of "On Denoting", Routledge, 2009, 384 pp. Contributors: Urquhart, Stevens, Pelletier, Linsky, Klement, Makin, Nasim, Bostock, Marek, Jacquette, Griffin, Loptson, Contessa, Landini, Nelson, Salmon.
                                                                          3.  Article Review of Patterson "Inconsistency Theories of Semantic Paradox", Philosophy and Phenomenological Research, for Philosopher's Digest.
                                                                          4. Book Review for Notre Dame Philosophical Review: Andrea Bottani and Richard Davies (eds.), Modes of Existence: Papers in Ontology and Philosophical Logic, Ontos, 2006.  Contributors: Mulligan, Raspa, Kroon, van Inwagen, Varzi, Reicher, Barbero, Orillo, Spolaore.
                                                                          5. Thomas Sattig, The Language and Reality of Time, Oxford UP, 2006.  Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews.
                                                                          6. Andy Clark. Mindware: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Cognitive Science. Oxford University Press, Oxford/New York. 2001. Minds and Machines: Journal for Artificial Intelligence, Philosophy, ad Cognitive Science (1-5, 2001).
                                                                          7. Casati and Varzi: Parts and Places, MIT Press, 1999. Studia Logica (2001).
                                                                          8. Passive Verbs. Engh., Jan. Verb i passiv fulgt av perfektum partisipp: bruk og historie. Oslo: Novus forlag, 1994 (4 MS pages), Language, Vol. 74, no. 1.
                                                                          9.  Norwegian Grammar. Hertzber, Fryds, Norsk grammatikk - debatt i historisk lys, Oslo-studier i sprakvitenskap, 12. Oslo: Norus Forlag, 1995 (4 MS pages), Language, Vol. 74, no. 1.
                                                                          10. Norwegian Dialects. Jahr, Ernst Hakon and Olav Skare (eds.), Nordnorske dialekter. Oslo: Novus forlag, 1996 (4 MS pages), Language, Vol. 74, no. 1.

                                                                                               

                                                                                            TALKS, TRAVEL, ETC

                                                                                            1. Perception and Cognition Workshop Oslo, Nov 2-4, 2017. 
                                                                                            2. "Group Polarization," Social Epistemology talk, Madrid, Spain, August 28-September 2017. 
                                                                                            3. Panpsychism workshop, CEU in Budapest, August 11-13, 2017.
                                                                                            4. Plenary talk, 40th International Wittgenstein Symposium 2017, Kirchberg am Wechsel, Austria, August 6-12.
                                                                                            5. "The Varieties of Knowing-How," Essen, Germany, July 6 & 7, 2017. Oslo University, June, 2017. 
                                                                                            6. Keynote, Meeting of the Society for Philosophy and Psychology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, June 29-July 1, 2017.
                                                                                            7. Bled conference.
                                                                                            8. Keynote, UMSL graduate conference, April 28, 2017.
                                                                                            9. "In Defense of Hearing Meanings," Talk at NUY jointly with CUNY, October 3, 2016. 
                                                                                            10. Summer School, Montreal, June 20 and July 1, 2016.
                                                                                            11. "Parental Love and the Loss of Autonomy", Department Talk, University of Oslo, June 10, 2016. 
                                                                                            12. "The Appearance of Personality", Thought and Sense Workshop, Oslo, June 9, 2016. 
                                                                                            13. "The Appearance of Personality," Experience, Values and Justification conference, Geneva, Switzerland, June 1, 2016. 
                                                                                            14. "Do Experiences Have Guiding Modes?", Modes/Content: Exploring psychological states through the mode vs. content distinction, conference, Fribourg, Switzerland, May 29, 2016.
                                                                                            15. "In Defense of Hearing Meanings," Rice Workshop on Interface Between Perception and Thought, May 5-6, 2016. 
                                                                                            16. "In Defense of Hearing Meanings," University of Stockholm, April 29, 2016.
                                                                                            17.  "The Superhuman Mind," Books & Books, Miami, April 13, 2016, 8 pm. 
                                                                                            18. Inclusiveness Conference, University of Miami April 7-8, 2016. 
                                                                                            19. "The Superhuman Mind," Keynote, Brain Day Conference, University of Waterloo, April 6, 2016. 
                                                                                            20. "Acquired Synesthesia and Savant Syndrome," School of Business Administration, University of Miami, March 23, 2016. 
                                                                                            21. SSPP, Kentucky, March 10-12, 2016. 
                                                                                            22. "Romantic Love for a Reason," Symposium on Romantic Love, Eastern APA, Washington D. C., January 6-9, 2016. 
                                                                                            23. Opponent, University of Oslo, December 3-5, 2015. 
                                                                                            24. TBA, Neuroethics and Neurolaw Seminar, Porto Alegre, Brazil, November 23-29, 2015. 
                                                                                            25. "The Appearance of Personality," Department Talk, FIU, November 12, 2015. 
                                                                                            26. University of Miami Alumni Speaker, November 6, 2015. 
                                                                                            27. UB department talk, October 8, 2015. 
                                                                                            28. "Acquired Synesthesia and Savant Syndrome," UB cognitive sciecne talk, October 7, 2015. 
                                                                                            29. Book events, Houston and St. Antonio, September 19-22, 2015.
                                                                                            30. NC State Logic and Cognitive Science Initiative, Conference on Perception, September 25-26, 2015.
                                                                                            31. Portuguese Society for Analytic Philoosphy, Azores, Sep 10-12, 2015.
                                                                                            32. Inference and Consciousness Conference, University of Oslo, June 18-20, 2015.
                                                                                            33. "Acquired Synesthesia and Savant Syndrome," Friends of Philosophy Talk, University of Miami, April 30, 2015
                                                                                            34. Keynote address at SUNY Oneonta’s Twentieth Annual Undergraduate Philosophy Conference, April 17-18, 2015. 
                                                                                            35. "In Defense of Hearing Meanings," Presidential address, SSPP, April 2-4, 2015, Hotel Monteleone, New Orleans.
                                                                                            36. Central APA, St. Louis, Feb 18-21, 2015.
                                                                                            37. Department talk, University of California, Merced, Jan 26, 2015.
                                                                                            38. Trans* Conference, St. Louis, Nov. 21-22, 2014.
                                                                                            39. Third World Online Neuroscience Conference, June 19, 2014.
                                                                                            40. St. Andrews workshop, June 5-6, 2014.Keynote, PhilMiLCog, Western's grad conference in philosophy of mind, language, and cognitive science, May 29-31.
                                                                                            41. CPA, May 25-28, 2014.
                                                                                            42. SLACRR, May 18-20, 2014.
                                                                                            43. Stanford, Department Talk, May 15, 2014.
                                                                                            44. Conscious Thought and Thought about Consciousness, Organized by D. Wishon, April 27-30, 2014.
                                                                                            45. TCU's Ronald E. Moore Humanities Symposium, March 27-29, 2014.
                                                                                            46. Dynamic Semantics Workshop, Rutgers University, April 4-6, 2014.
                                                                                            47. Critic in Author-Meets-Critic, Bill Brewer's Perception and its Objects, The Central Division Meeting of the APA, Chicago, February 26-March 1, 2014.
                                                                                            48. SSPP, Feb 6-9, 2014.
                                                                                            49. Department talk, University of Miami, January 24, 2014.
                                                                                            50. "Synesthesia and Savant Syndrome", Talk in the Biology and Beyond Series, Washington University St. Louis, January 13, 2014.
                                                                                            51. NYU Time workshop, October, 2013.
                                                                                            52. TBA, Saving Safety? Problems and Prospects of Safety-Based Accounts of Knowledge, Elke Brenden and Thomas Grundmann, University of Bonn, Germany, September 30-October 2, 2013.
                                                                                            53. "Color and Cognitive Penetrability", Department Talk, Carnegie Mellon University, September 19, 2013.
                                                                                            54. "Synesthesia", Talk at the Academy of Science of St. Louis, August 22, 2013
                                                                                            55. "Phenomenal Seemings and Perceptual Representation, Columbia/Barnard University Workshop on Perception, New York, July 24-26, 2013.
                                                                                            56. "Immediate Justification, Bootstrapping and Cognitive Penetrability", External World Skepticism Conference, Munich Centre for Mathematical philosophy, July 9-10, 2013
                                                                                            57. "Tense and Semantic Value", Tense, Modality and Semantic Value Workshop, Oslo, Norway, June 17, 2013
                                                                                            58. "A Semantic Account of 'Seems' and Seemings", Keynote Address, Semantics and Mind Conference, St Petersburg  June 10-14, 2013.
                                                                                            59. Type 2 Blindsight Workshop, Dublin, May 27-29, 2013.
                                                                                            60. Trondheim conference
                                                                                            61. Author-meets-critics on my book Transient Truths. Critics: John Hawthorne, Peter Ludlow, Josh Dever, Pacific Division Meeting of the APA, San Francisco, 2012.
                                                                                            62. Kvanvig's Philosophy of Religion Conference
                                                                                            63. "The LTP Model for Grapheme-Color Binding in Synesthesia", Talk at St. Louis Area Philosophy of Science Association, March 16, 2013.
                                                                                            64. "Intuitions as Intellectual Seemings", Symposium on Herman Cappelen's book Philosophy Without Intuitions, London, December 15, 2012.
                                                                                            65. Neuroscience workshop on Intention, London December 14, 2012
                                                                                            66. NYU workshop on the perception of time, Sep 8, 2012
                                                                                            67. "Perceptual Experience and Perceptual Seeming", Philosophy Colloquium Talk, Duke University, December 6, 2012
                                                                                            68. Neuroscience Colloquium Talk, Duke University, December 6, 2012
                                                                                            69. "Perceptual Experience and Perceptual Seeming", Colloquium Talk, University of British Columbia, November 30, 2012
                                                                                            70. "Deaf Hearing", Talk in the Department of Biology, University of Missouri, St. Louis, November 13, 2012.
                                                                                            71. "Perceptual Experience and Perceptual Seeming", Colloquium Talk, University of Southern California, November 6, 2012
                                                                                            72. Harvard Perception Workshop on Belief
                                                                                            73. "Deaf Hearing", Attention Conference, Antwerp, September 1-2, 2012.
                                                                                            74. "Perception and Brain Activity in a Case of Acquired Synesthesia", World Online Neuroscience Conference, June 14-16, 2012.
                                                                                            75. Relativism and Contextualism, jointly sponsored OSU/Maribor/Rijeka, Philosophy Conference in Dubrovnik, Croatia, June 11-16, 2012.
                                                                                            76. "One is Not Born, But Rather Becomes, a Woman: Reflections on the Social Meaning of 'Sex' ", Gender Studies Colloquium, University of Missouri, St. Louis, April 18, 2012.
                                                                                            77. "Visual Imagery in the Absence of V1 Activation, Toward a Science of Consciousness, Tucson, April 9-14, 2012.
                                                                                            78. "Moral Relativism and Aesthetic Relativism", Aesthetics and Relativism Symposium, Victoria, Canada, April 7-9, 2012
                                                                                            79. "Varieties of Synesthesia and Implications for the Philosophy of Perception", Invited Synesthesia Symposium, Pacific division meeting of the APA, Seattle, April 4-7, 2012.
                                                                                            80. "One is Not Born, But Rather Becomes, a Woman: Reflections on the Social Meaning of 'Sex' ", Feminist Metaphysics Symposium, The Society for Analytic Feminism, The Pacific Division Meeting of the American Philosophical Association, Seattle, April 4-7, 2012.
                                                                                            81. "The Role of Vision for Action in Cognitive Task Performances", SSPP, Savanna, Georgia, March 22-24, 2012
                                                                                            82. "Seeing mathematics: perceptual experience and brain activity in acquired synesthesia", Department of Mathematics/Department of Physics/Department of Computer Science, Center for Neurodynamics, University of Missouri, St. Louis, March 15, 2012.
                                                                                            83. "Centered Properties and Color Primitivism", Color and Philosophy Conference, Auburn, March 2-3, 2012.
                                                                                            84. "The Status of Consciousness in Nature", Department talk, Union College, March 1, 2012.
                                                                                            85. "What Does It Mean to be Human? From Neanderthals to the Technological Singularity", Big History Lecture, University of Missouri, St. Louis, February 28, 2012.
                                                                                            86.  "Seeing mathematics: perceptual experience and brain activity in acquired synesthesia", Department of Philosophy, Keio University, Tokyo, February 25, 2012.
                                                                                            87. "An Emotion Ontology Based on the Perceived-Response Theory", Department of Philosophy, Keio University, Tokyo, February 22-25, 2012.
                                                                                            88. "Perceptual Content and Phenomenal Seemings", Department talk, University of Texas, Austin, February 17, 2012.
                                                                                            89. "Perspectivality in Perceptual Content", Seminar Talk, University of Texas, Austin, February 16, 2012.
                                                                                            90. "Phenomenal Seemings and Sensible Dogmatism", Department talk, Colorado, Boulder, February 3, 2012.
                                                                                            91. "Phenomenal Seemings and Sensible Dogmatism", Department talk, University of Vermont, January 27, 2012.
                                                                                            92. "The Superhuman Mind", Philosophy Salon, UMSL, January 20, 2012
                                                                                            93. Unity of Consciousness Panel, Brown Conference on the Unity of Consciousness, Brown University, November 5-6, 2011.
                                                                                            94. Talk and Panel Discussion, Cortical Color Workshop and Conference, Vancouver, August 3-7, 2011.
                                                                                            95. "Do 'Looks' Reports Reflect the Contents of Perception?", The Language of Consciousness workshop, ANU, Australia, July 28-29, 2011.
                                                                                            96. "Degrees of Consciousness", Consciousness at the Beach, ANU Kioloa Coastal Campus, July 22-25, 2011.
                                                                                            97. "A Common Flaw in the Empirical Study of Consciousness", Australasian Association of Philosophy, New Zealand, July 3-8, 2011.
                                                                                            98. "Do 'Looks' Reports Reflect the Contents of Perception?", Department talk, Munich, Germany, May 19, 2011.
                                                                                            99. "Degrees of consciousness", Workshop on the Ontology and Epistemology of Consciousness, Southern Danish University, May 13, 2011.
                                                                                            100. "The Status of Consciousness in Nature", Department talk, Southern Danish University, May 12, 2011.
                                                                                            101. Brain Research Unit, Low Temperature Laboratory, Helsinki University of Technology, Espoo, Finland, May 8 -11.
                                                                                            102. "The Superhuman Mind: From Synesthesia to Savant Syndrome", with Jason Padgett, Towards a Science of Consciousness, Stockholm, May 2 - 8, 2011.
                                                                                            103. "The Superhuman Mind: From Synesthesia to Savant Syndrome", Synesthesia symposium, Towards a Science of Consciousness, Stockholm, May 1, 2011.
                                                                                            104. Commentator, Pacific APA, April 20-24, 2011.
                                                                                            105. "Color in Blindsight", BBOB Presentation, Psychology, UMSL, April 6.
                                                                                            106. "A Common Flaw in the Empirical Study of Consciousness", Joint PNP/Medical School talk, East Building of Medical School Campus, Washington University St. Louis, March 9, 2011
                                                                                            107. "A Case of Acquired Synesthesia and Savant Syndrome after A Brutal Assault", Med school talk, Washington University St. Louis, March 7, 2011.
                                                                                            108. "What Does it Mean to be Human? From Neanderthals to the Technological Singularity" Big History Lecture, University of Missouri, St. Louis, February 28, 2011.
                                                                                            109. Commentary on Nemira Gasiunas's "Grapheme-color synesthesia as perception without awareness", The Third Online Consciousness Conference, Feb 18 - March 4, 2011.
                                                                                            110. Chair, Perception workshop, Harvard Dec 4, 2010.
                                                                                            111. "Does Color Synesthesia Differ Phenomenally from Visual Imagery", NYU, New York, Nov 20, 2010.
                                                                                            112. "Degrees of Consciousness", Spawn conference, , Metaphysics, Syracuse, July 2010.
                                                                                            113. TBA, Department talk, University of Aarhus, May 20, 2010.
                                                                                            114. What is an Unconscious Mental State, Towards a Science of Consciousness, Tuscon, April 2010. 
                                                                                            115. Do We Perceive Natural Kind Properties?, Pacific Division Meeting of the American Philosophical Association, San Francisco, March 31, 2010.
                                                                                            116. “Comments on Uriah Krigel's Subjective Consciousness, Author-Meets-Critic Session, Pacific Division Meeting of the American Philosophical Association, San Francisco, April 1, 2010. 
                                                                                            117. Author meets critic, Central Division Meeting of the American Philosophical Association, Chicago, February 20, 2010.
                                                                                            118. An Alternative to Color Relationalism, Eastern Division Meeting of the American Philosophical Association, New York City, December 2009.
                                                                                            119. Perception workshop: Vision Beyond Perception, Harvard University, Susanna Siegel, org, Nov. 14, 2009.
                                                                                            120. Towards a Theory of the Long-Lasting Emotions, Department talk, University of Missouri, Columbia, Nov. 6, 2009. 
                                                                                            121. “Kaplan's Paradox and the Semantic Values of Predicates, Issues in contemporary Semantics and Ontology: Predicates and Properties, org. Eleonora Orlando, Gonzalo Rodriguez-Pereyra and Ezequiel Zerbudis, Bueno Aires, Argentina, August 26-28, 2009.
                                                                                            122. TBA, Feldman Workshop, University of Copenhagen, August 2009.  
                                                                                            123. Some Kind of Seeing, Annual Meeting of the Australian Association of Philosophy, Melbourne 2009.
                                                                                            124. Do We Perceive High-Level Properties?”, Philosophy Program, RSSS, Australian National University, May 14, 2009.
                                                                                            125.  Primitive Knowledge Disjunctivism, Pacific Meeting of the American Philosophical Association, Vancouver April 2009.
                                                                                            126. Primitive Knowledge Disjunctivism, Department of Philosophy, Kansas State University, March 26, 2009.
                                                                                            127.  Disjunctivism and Primitive Knowledge, Russell V Conference, Bay Area, org. Bruce Russell, March 12-15, 2009.
                                                                                            128.  Propositions as Hyperintensions, Hyperintensionality and Impossible Worlds Workshop, org. David Chalmers, The ANU, 25-26. Nov, 2008.
                                                                                            129.   Primitive Knowledge Disjunctivism, Copenhagen University, Oct. 24. 2008
                                                                                            130.  Knowledge-How: A Unified Account, Epistemology workshop, org. Mikkel Gerken, Oct. 23, 2008. 
                                                                                            131.  Primitive Knowledge Disjunctivism, The Second Annual Midwest Epistemology Workshop, October 17-18, 2008, The University of Nebraska in Lincoln, Nebraska.
                                                                                            132.  Primitive Knowledge Disjunctivism, August 2008, Auckland, NZ.
                                                                                            133.   On Luck, Responsibility and the Meaning of Life, August 2008, Wellington, NZ.
                                                                                            134.   Primitive Knowledge Disjunctivism, August 2008, Otago, NZ.
                                                                                            135. Knowledge without Belief, Australian Asscoiation of Philosophy, July 2008.
                                                                                            136.   On the Knowledge Argument, The Epistemology at the Beach Conference, Feb. 15-18, 2008, ANU's Kioloa Coastal Campus, hosted by David Chalmers' Centre for Consciousness and Daniel Stoljar's Basic Knowledge Grant and organized by Declan Smithies. 
                                                                                            137.  Counterpossibles, Impossible Worlds and Essence, with Joe Salerno, Arizona Ontology Conference, Arizona, January 9-12, 2008.  Organizer: Laurie Paul.  Commentator: Gillian Russell.
                                                                                            138.  An Extensional Approach to Quantifier Domain Restriction, the Eastern Meeting of the APA, Baltimore, December 27-30, 2007.  Commentator: Jason Stanley.
                                                                                            139.  Making Sense of Ontological Commitment, Ontological Commitment Workshop, Sydney, Nov 30-Dec , December 27-30, 2007.  Confirmed speakers: Berit Brogaard (Missouri/ANU), Mark Colyvan (Sydney), Uriah Kiegel (Arizona/Sydney), Kristie Miller (Sydney), Luca Moretti (Sydney), Jonathan Schaffer (ANU) and Amie Thomasson (Miami).
                                                                                            140.   Perceptual Content, PhilSoc, Philosophy RSSS, Australian National University, October 23, 2007.
                                                                                            141.  Rutgers Semantics Workshop, October 5-7, 2007.  Organizers: Lepore and Stanley.
                                                                                            142.  Remarks on Counterpossibles, Synthese Annual Conference: Between Logic and Intuition: David Lewis and the Future of Formal Methods in Philosophy, Carlsberg Academy, Copenhagen, October 3-5, 2007.  Program Committee: Johan van Benthem, Vincent F. Hendricks, John Symons, and Stig Andur Pedersen.
                                                                                            143. Structured Content, Philosophy RSSS, September 14, 2007.
                                                                                            144. What Mary Did Yesterday: Reflections on Knowledge-wh, Epistemology Conference, Copenhagen, May 25-26, 2007.  Organizer: Klemens Kappel and Danish Epistemology Network.  Speakers: Duncan Pritchard, Erik Olsson, Nikolaj Nottelman, Erik Carsson, Kristoffer Ahlstrom, Berit Brogaard, and Esben Nedenskov.  Discussants (among others): Lars Bo Gundersen, Eline Busck Gundersen, Jesper Kallestrup, Klemens Kappel, and Anders Schoubye.
                                                                                            145.  Adjectives Conference, St. Andrews, May 19-20, 2007, invited participant.  Organizer: Herman Cappelen and Jason Stanley.  Keynote addresses: Delia Graff Fara, John Hawthorne, Chris Kennedy, Peter Ludlow, Paul Pietoski, Daniel Rothschild, Jonathan Schaffer, Gabriel Segal, Jason Stanley.
                                                                                            146.   Remarks on Counterpossibles, with Joe Salerno, Epistemology Conference, University of Edinburgh, UK, May 15, 2007.  Organizers: Jesper Kalestrup and Matthew Chrisman.  Speakers: Berit Brogaard, Ram Neta, Duncan Pritchard, Joe Salerno, Jonathan Schaffer. 
                                                                                            147. What Mary Did Yesterday. Remarks on Knowledge-wh,, the Linguistics and Epistemology conference, Aberdeen, UK, May 12-13 2007, organized by Martijn Blaauw, 30 min talk. Keynote speakers: Kent Bach, Peter Ludlow, Jonathan Schaffer, Jason Stanley.
                                                                                            148. Donkey Sentences and Quantifier Variability,  the Central Division of the APA in Chicago, April 19-21 2007.  Commentator: Jessica Rett, Department of Linguistics, Rutgers University. 
                                                                                            149. Sea Battle Semantics, the Pacific Division of the APA in San Francisco, April, 2007.  Commentator: Peter Ludlow, University of Michigan.
                                                                                            150.   What Mary Did Yesterday: Reflections on Knowledge-wh, Philosophy Department Colloquium, St. Louis University.  March 30, 2007.
                                                                                            151.  What Mary Did Yesterday. Remarks on Knowledge-wh, Knowledge and Questions Workshop, 15-16 March 2007 at the Archives H.-Poincaré, Nancy, France.
                                                                                            152.  Commentator on Graff's paper 'Coincidence by Another Name' at the 2007 Arizona Ontology Conference.  Jan 18-21, 2007.  Speakers: Ted Sider, Carolina Sartorio, David Chalmers, Delia Graff, Mike Rea, Cian Dorr, John Hawthorne, Sarah McGrath, and Ned Hall.
                                                                                            153.  The But not All: A New Account of Plural Definite Descriptions, The Eastern Division of the APA in D.C. December 2006.  Commentator: Zoltan Szabo, Yale University.
                                                                                            154.   The Puzzles of Coincidence and the Temporary Identity Thesis. University of Missouri, St. Louis, WiP Philosophy Colloquium, October 3, 2006.
                                                                                            155.  Rutgers Semantics Workshop, Sep 29-30, 2006, invited participant.
                                                                                            156.  In Defense of a Perspectival Semantics for ‘Know’ .  Philosophy Department Colloquium. Syracuse. Sep 2006.
                                                                                            157.  In Defense of a Perspectival Semantics for ‘Know’ . NAMICONA.  Epistemology Workshop, University of Copenhagen, August 22, 2006.
                                                                                            158.   The Trivial Argument for Epistemic Value Pluralism.  Or How I Learned to Stop Caring about Truth, plenary, Epistemic Value Conference, organized by Duncan Pritchard, the University of Stirling, August 19-20, 2006.  Invited speakers: Jason Baehr, Berit Brogaard, Pascal Engel, Stephen Grimm, Ward Jones, Mark Kaplan, Martin Kusch, Alan Millar, Christian Piller, Wayne Riggs, Matt Weiner, W. Jay Wood.
                                                                                            159.  Moral Contextualism and Moral Contextualism, plenary, Moral Contextualism Conference, organized by Peter Baumann and Martijn Blaauw, the University of Aberdeen, Scotland, July 3-5, 2006.  Keynote speakers: Berit Brogaard, John Greco, John Hawthorne, Walter Sinnott-Armstrong, Alan Thomas, Ralph Wedgwood.
                                                                                            160.  Adverbs and Quantifier Domain Restriction, the Central Division of the APA in Chicago, April 2006.  Commentator: Andy Egan, University of Michigan.
                                                                                            161.  Knowability, Possibility, and Paradox, with J. Salerno, book launch event for Hendricks and Prichard (eds.), New Waves in Epistemology (Ashgate, 2005), the Pacific Division of the APA in Portland, 2006.
                                                                                            162.   Russell’s Theory of Descriptions vs. the Predicative Analysis: a Reply to Graff, the Eastern Division of the APA in New York, December, 2005.  Commentator: Delia Graff, Princeton University.
                                                                                            163.  What Price Presentism? University of Missouri, St. Louis, WiP Philosophy Colloquium, December 2005.
                                                                                            164.  Commentator on Kit Fine’s ‘Coincidence’, Kline Workshop, University of Missouri, Columbia, organized by Matthew McGrath, March, 2005.
                                                                                            165.   Contextualism vs. Subject-Sensitive Invariantism, Department of Philosophy, University of Copenhagen, July 30, 2004.
                                                                                            166.   A Solution to Fitch’s Paradox, Department of Philosophy, University of Copenhagen, July 30, 2004.
                                                                                            167.  Identity and Proper Names, Ontology Workshop, organized by Achille Varzi, SUNY Buffalo, November 9, 2002.
                                                                                            168.  Is there Logical Space for an Epistemic Theory of Truth, SUNY Buffalo, Philosophy Colloquium, jointly with Buffalo Logic Colloquium, November 8, 2002.
                                                                                            169.   Plantinga’s Paradox of Knowability, with J. Salerno, the Central Division of the APA in Chicago April, 2002.  Commentator:  Michael Rea.
                                                                                            170.  Anti-Realism and Possibility, with J. Salerno, the Pacific Division of the APA in Seattle, WA, March, 2002.
                                                                                            171.  To Be is to Be Considered, with J. Salerno, the Society for Realist and Anti-Realist Discussion, Pacific Division of the APA in Seattle, WA March 29 - March 30, 2002.
                                                                                            172.  The Meaning of Life, with Barry Smith, Philosophy Department, SUNY Brockport, April 12, 2001.
                                                                                            173.  Elusive Reference, Grounded Truth. The 23rd International Wittgenstein Symposium, Kirchberg am Wechsel, August, 2000.
                                                                                            174.  Quantum Mereotopology, American Association for Artificial Intelligence-2000 Workshop on Spatial and Temporal Granularity. The American Association for Artificial Intelligence, Austin, Texas, July 30, 2000
                                                                                            175.    Should We Be Afraid of Human Cloning?, Department of Philosophy, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, April 27, 2000.
                                                                                            176.  Brain Death and Technological Development, Brain Death and Human Identity - An Ad Hoc Symposium, University of Hamburg, Germany, March 9, 2000.
                                                                                            177.   Presentist Four-Dimensionalism, the Hamburger Kreis, University of Hamburg, Germany, February 10, 2000.
                                                                                            178.    Mereology and Causation, Winter Symposium, University of Aarhus, Denmark, January, 2000.
                                                                                            179.  The Ontology of Fields, NCGIA Annual Meeting 1999, Santa Barbara, CA, December 3, 1999.
                                                                                            180.  The Ontology of Species, Technical University of Dresden, Germany, October 8, 1999­.
                                                                                            181.  Spaces of Representation, in the round-table discussion: Catastrophe Theory Based Models of Meaning, The Twentieth World Congress of Philosophy, Boston, Mass, August 10, 1998.
                                                                                            182.  Language and Time, University at Urbino, Italy, July 1998.
                                                                                            183.   The Ontology of Fields, The Ontology of Fields, Specialist Meeting of the NSF Varenius Project, Bar Harbor, Maine, June 1998.
                                                                                            184.   Intentionality, 6th Congress of the IASS-AIS, Guajadelaja, Mexico, July 15, 1997.
                                                                                            185.   An Aristotelian Approach to Animal Behavior, 6th Congress of the IASS-AIS, Guajadelaja, Mexico, July 14, 1997.

                                                                                             

                                                                                            PROFESSIONAL SERVICE

                                                                                            • Co-Editor of the Philosophical Gourmet Report, an international ranking of philosophy programs, 2014-present.
                                                                                            • Submissions Editor for the international philosophy journal Erkenntnis.
                                                                                            • Ph.D and Postdoc hiring committee, University of Oslo, fall 2014.
                                                                                            • Journal referee: *Analysis, Analytic Philosophy, Applied Ontology, *Australasian Journal of Philosophy, *British Journal for the Philosophy of Science, *Canadian Journal of Philosophy, *Cladistics, Constructivist Foundations, *Dialectica, Dialogue--Canadian Philosophical Review, Ergo, *Erkenntnis, Ethical Theory and Moral Practice, Frontiers in Neuroscience, *Grazer Philosophical Studien, Journal of Moral Philosophy, *Journal of Philosophical Logic, *Journal of Philosophical Research, Journal of Semantics,*Mind, *Mind and Language, *The Monist, Neurocase, *Notre Dame Journal of Formal Logic, *Nous, *Pacific Philosophical Quarterly, *Philosophical Quarterly, *Philosophers' Imprint, *Philosophical Psychology, *Philosophical Review, *Philosophical Studies, Philosophical Transactions B, Philosophy Study, *Philosophy and Phenomenological Research, Sats - Nordic Journal of Philosophy, *Philosophia, *Philosophical Psychology, *Synthese, Theoretical and Applied Ethics, *Theoria, *Topics in Cognitive Neuroscience (*refereed multiple submissions)
                                                                                            • Press referee: MIT Press, Oxford University Press, Princeton University Press, Routledge, University of California Press, Wadsworth.
                                                                                            • Member of the advisory board for the Philosophical Gourmet Report, 2013-present.
                                                                                            • Job hiring committee, Cognitive Neuroscience, Institute for Clinical Medicine, School of Medicine, Aarhus University, Denmark, 2012.
                                                                                            • Examiner of Brian Rabern's dissertation "Monsters and Communication", Australian National University, Australia, August 2012.
                                                                                            • Examiner, Neurocognitive Optik, Aarhus University, Denmark, 2012.
                                                                                            • Job hiring committees in Departments of Philosophy at Aarhus, Copenhagen and Odense 2008-2011.
                                                                                            • Member of the APA Central Division Nominating Committee for 2012-2013
                                                                                            • Co-organizer, with Kathleen Akins, More or Less: Workshop and Conference on Cortical Color Processing, Vancouver, August 2011.
                                                                                            • Organizer, the 2011 meeting of the Central States Philosophical Association, St. Louis.
                                                                                            • President for the Central States Philosophical Association, 2010-2011.
                                                                                            • Vice President for the Central States Philosophical Association, 2009-2010.
                                                                                            • Evaluator for the Philosophical Gourmet Report, for Brian Leiter 2008, 2012: General rankings.  Specialty rankings: philosophy of language and epistemology.
                                                                                            • Grant Proposal Referee: University of Missouri Research Board, 2007, 2010, 2011
                                                                                            • Board of Reviewers: Philosopher's Digest, 2008-2012.
                                                                                            • Conference referee: Central States Philosophical Association, 2006, SSPP 2009.
                                                                                            • Co-Organizer, with Barry Smith, The 23rd International Wittgenstein Symposium, Rationality and Irrationality, Kirchberg am Wechsel, Austria 13-19 August 2000, http://wings.buffalo.edu/philosophy/kirchberg.

                                                                                             

                                                                                            ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICE


                                                                                            University of Miami

                                                                                            • Grant workshop for graduate students, fall 2014.


                                                                                            Department of Philosophy, University of Miami 

                                                                                            • Chair of the junior search committee, Sep, 2014
                                                                                            • Member of the site report committee, Sep, 2014-present.
                                                                                            • Member of the cognates committee, Sep, 2014-present.


                                                                                            University of Missouri—St. Louis

                                                                                            • College of Arts and Sciences Scholarship and Awards Committee, 2010-2014.
                                                                                            • Express Scripts Grant Committee, 2010-2014.
                                                                                            • Behavioral Economics Research Committee, 2010-2014.
                                                                                            • Neuroscience Certificate Committee, 2010-2014.
                                                                                            • History of Philosophy Certificate Committee, 2010-2014.
                                                                                            • Faculty Senate: 2006-2008.
                                                                                            • Gender Studies Governing board, 2006-2014.

                                                                                             

                                                                                            Department of Philosophy, University of Missouri—St. Louis

                                                                                            • Director of Career Development, Department of Philosophy, 2013-present
                                                                                            • Director of Graduate studies, Department of Philosophy, Jan 2010-May 2013
                                                                                            • Graduate Adviser, Department of Philosophy, 2010-present
                                                                                            • Chair of Graduate Admissions Committee, Department of Philosophy, 2010-2014.
                                                                                            • Chair of Colloquium Committee, 2010-2014.
                                                                                            • Job Search Committees: 2005, 2006, 2007.

                                                                                             

                                                                                            Southern Illinois University:

                                                                                            • College of Arts and Sciences Planning Committee: 2002-2005.

                                                                                             

                                                                                            Department of Philosophy, Southern Illinois University:

                                                                                            • Chair, Undergraduate Curriculum Committee: 2002-2005.
                                                                                            • Undergraduate Curriculum Committee: 2001-2002.
                                                                                            • The Fritz Marti Lecture Committee: 2002-2005.
                                                                                            • Job search committees: 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005.


                                                                                            STUDENT PLACEMENT AT UMSL

                                                                                            • Adam Arico (University of Arizona)
                                                                                            • Luvell Anderson (Rutgers University)
                                                                                            • John Gabriel (Washington University, St. Louis)
                                                                                            • Adam Taylor (SUNY Buffalo)
                                                                                            • Malcolm Keating (University of Texas, Austin)
                                                                                            • Pen Roberts (University of Nottingham)
                                                                                            • Katherine Tullman (CUNY)
                                                                                            • Jonathan Spellman (University of Colorado, Boulder)
                                                                                            • David Pruitt (University of Connecticut, Storrs)
                                                                                            • Jeff Dauer (Washington University, St. Louis)
                                                                                            • Lisa Cagle, (Washington University, St. Louis)
                                                                                            • Matt Piper (University of California, San Diego)
                                                                                            • Hannah Bondurant (Duke University)
                                                                                            • Isabel Kaeslin (Columbia University)
                                                                                            • Sarah Beach


                                                                                            STUDENT QUAL/DISS COMMITTEES, UNIVERSITY OF MIAMI


                                                                                            2014

                                                                                            • Lance Kelly Aschliman
                                                                                            • Adam Hauptfeld
                                                                                            • Bartek Chomanski
                                                                                            • Nihel Hsien-Chieh Jhou
                                                                                            • Ted Locke
                                                                                            • Seeing Oh
                                                                                            • Amanda McMullen
                                                                                            • Arina Pismenny, CUNY


                                                                                            COURSES TAUGHT

                                                                                            • Neuroscience (graduate, fall 2010, spring 2011)
                                                                                            • Philosophy of Mind (fall 2014)
                                                                                            • Foundations in Analytic Philosophy (graduate, fall 2011)
                                                                                            • Love 101 (undergraduate, fall 2011)
                                                                                            • Sexual Ethics (undergraduate, spring 2011)
                                                                                            • Simone de Beauvoir and Jean-Paul Sartre (summer 2011)
                                                                                            • Metametaphysics (graduate, fall 2009)
                                                                                            • Proseminar (graduate, fall 2006, fall 2010)
                                                                                            • Epistemology (graduate, spring 2006, spring 2007, spring 2009, spring 2010, spring 2011)
                                                                                            • Emotions (graduate, fall 2009)
                                                                                            • Perception (graduate, spring 2009)
                                                                                            • Language Foundations Seminar (The ANU, graduate, fall 2008)
                                                                                            • Modal Logic (graduate, spring 2007)
                                                                                            • Philosophy of Language (graduate, summer reading course 2006, fall 2006).
                                                                                            • Metaphysics (graduate, fall 2006, fall 2010)
                                                                                            • Topics in Metaphysics (undergraduate, spring 2004)
                                                                                            • Topics in Analytic (graduate/undergraduate, spring 2006)
                                                                                            • Philosophy of Language (undergraduate, spring 1999, fall 2005)
                                                                                            • Symbolic Logic (undergraduate, spring 1998)
                                                                                            • American Philosophy (undergraduate, fall 2001)
                                                                                            • Existentialism (undergraduate, fall 2003)
                                                                                            • Putnam’s Philosophy (undergraduate, spring 2004)
                                                                                            • Plato (undergraduate, fall 2001)
                                                                                            • Ethics (undergraduate, fall 2001)
                                                                                            • Ethical Theory (undergraduate, summer 2001)
                                                                                            • Medical Ethics (undergraduate, fall 2003)
                                                                                            • Introduction to Philosophy (undergraduate, spring 2003, fall 2014)
                                                                                            • Critical Thinking (undergraduate, fall 2001, spring 2003, fall/spring 2002, fall 2004)

                                                                                              

                                                                                            FELLOWSHIPS, AWARDS, AND GRANTS (POST-GRADUATE)

                                                                                            • International Travel Award, College of Arts and Sciences, University of Miami, 2016.
                                                                                            • Professorial Fellowship, University of Oslo, 2014-2018.
                                                                                            • Trail-Brazer Award, University of Missouri, St. Louis, 2014.
                                                                                            • Excellence in Teaching Award, University of Missouri, St. Louis, 2014.
                                                                                            • Provost's Research Award, 2013.
                                                                                            • College of Arts and Sciences Research Grant, 2012.
                                                                                            • College of Arts and Sciences Travel Grant, 2011.
                                                                                            • College of Arts and Sciences Research Grant, 2011.
                                                                                            • NIH, Acquired Savant Syndrome, 2011.
                                                                                            • Professorial fellowship, Australian National University, 2007-2009.
                                                                                            • Travel Grant, University of Missouri - St. Louis, 2008.
                                                                                            • Travel Grant, University of Missouri - St. Louis, 2007.
                                                                                            • Research Award, University of Missouri - St. Louis, 2006.
                                                                                            • Travel Grant, University of Missouri - St. Louis, 2006.
                                                                                            • Travel Grant, University of Missouri - St. Louis, 2005.
                                                                                            • Internal Research Grant, Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville, 2002
                                                                                            • The Perry Dissertation Prize for an outstanding Ph.D. dissertation at SUNY Buffalo, 2001.
                                                                                            • Travel Grant, National Science Foundation, 2000, summer term.
                                                                                            • Post-doctoral Research Fellowship, National Science Foundation, University of Hamburg/SUNY Buffalo, 2000, spring Semester.
                                                                                            • Missouri System, Research Board Grant, 2008.


                                                                                            REFERENCES

                                                                                            • David Chalmers, Department of Philosophy, NYU, chalmers@anu.edu.au.
                                                                                            • John Hawthorne, Department of Philosophy, University of Southern California, john.hawthorne@philosophy.ox.ac.uk.
                                                                                            • Michael Tye, Department of Philosophy, University of Texas, Austin.
                                                                                            • John Doris, Department of Philosophy, Washington University, St. Louis, jdoris@wustl.edu.
                                                                                            • Jonathan Schaffer, Department of Philosophy, Rutgers, jonathanschaffer0@gmail.com
                                                                                            • Barry Smith, Department of Philosophy, SUNY Buffalo, phismith@buffalo.edu.
                                                                                            • Stephanie Ross, University of Missouri, St. Louis, sross@umsl.edu