I am an Assistant Professor of Philosophy at Williams College, where previously I was a Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow. I earned my Ph.D. in Philosophy at the University of ChicagoMy research is on Kant. 

  • Publications 

Kant's Neglected Alternative and the Unavoidable Need for the Transcendental Deduction, Kantian Review (forthcoming)

Kant's Conceptualism: A New Reading of the Transcendental Deduction, Pacific Philosophical Quarterly (forthcoming) 

Recent Work on Kant's Transcendental DeductionBritish Journal for the History of Philosophy (2017) 

Kant and the Most Difficult Thing that Could Ever Be Undertaken on Behalf of MetaphysicsHistory of Philosophy Quarterly (2014) **Winner of the North American Kant Society's 2014 Wilfrid Sellars Essay Prize**

Contact: jbs3 [at] williams [dot] edu