Philosophy

Placement Record

 

Dissertation Title

Supervisor

Placement (upon graduation)

Current Placement

2017-2018

 

 

 

 

HUANG, Zi Yun

(MA)

A Phenominenological Interpretation of Organisms

I. Brigandt/

M. Morin

 

 

GALAN TAMES, Francisco

(MA)

Intuitions about Cases and Principles: A Defense of Reflective Equilibrium

H. Nye

 

 

NOEL, Roxanne

(MA)

Understanding Universals in Abelard's Tractatus de Intellectibus: the notion of "nature"

J. Zupko

U Cambridge

 

TABAKCI, Selcuk Kaan

(MA)

Actualism or Possibilism: A Grounding Approach

B. Linsky

PhD, UC Davis

 

ZHAO, Yang

(MA)

The Nature of Scientific Laws

B. Linsky

 

 

CHIEN, Emma Peng

(PhD)

Beyond Cognition: Philosophical Issues in Autism

R,Wilson

 

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan

HASHEMI, Ataollah

(MA)

How to Deal with the Puzzle of Coincident Objects

K. Koslicki

PhD, Saint Louis U

 

SHOJAEENEJAD, Meysam

(MA)

Success Semantics; Motivations, Problems and Solutions

H. Nye

 

 

SULTANA, Nasrin

(MA)

A Defense of Bertrand Russell's Theory of Definite Descriptions Against Donnellan's Distinction

I. Brigandt/
B. Linsky

Part-time Faculty position, North South U, Bangladesh

2016-2017

 

TUNA, Emine Hande

(PhD)

A Kantian Theory of Art Criticism

A. Rueger

Instructor, UofA & MacEwan University

SSHRC Postdoctoral Fellow,Phil., Brown U

ZYLSTRA, Justin

(PhD)

On the Nature and Structure of Reality

K. Koslicki

Instructor, U Alberta

Mobilitas Pluss Postdoc, University of Tartu, Esonia

SHOWLER,Paul

(MA)

The Politics of Incommensurability: The Case of Rorty and Foucault

C. Taylor

PhD, U Oregon

PhD, U Oregon

UDE, Donald

(MA)

Ressentiment in Nietzsche's Critique of Christianity

R.Burch/
M.Morin

MPhil Program KU Leuven

PhD Program, Leuven

2015-2016

BULLOT, Nicholas

(PhD)

Tacking and Controlling Persons: Identification for Control in Cognitive
Behaviours and Cultural Practices

R. Wilson

Instructor, U Alberta

Lecturer in Philosophy (tenure track),
Darwin U, Australia

SANTOS CASTRO, Juan

(PhD)

The historical Convergence of Happiness and Virture: a reading of Hume's
Theory of Moral Motivation

A. Schmitter

Professor (tenure track), Fac. Filosofia, Pontifical
U Javerinana, Bogota Columbia

Professor(tenure track), Fac. Filosofia, Pontifical
U Javerinana, Bogota Columbia

SARI, Yasemin

(PhD)

Revolutionary Spacing: an Arendtian Recognitive Politics

M. Morin/

C.Kellogg

DAAD Postdoc Goethe U

Professor,U Northern Iowa.(tenure-track)

DUKIC, Vladimir

(MA)

Heidegger on Wonter, Restraint and the Beginnings of Philosophy

R. Burch

PhD, U Alberta

PhD, U Alberta

OZCEVIK, Ozkan

(MA)

Conditional Sentences in Belief Revision Systems

B. Linsky

MSc, Comp Sc.,UBC

ZHOU,Liaghua

(MA)

Ontological Questions

K. Koslicki

PhD, U Michigan

PhD, U Virginia

CLUNE-TAYLOR, Catherine

(PhD)

From Intersex to Disorders of Sex Development: A Foucauldian Analysis
of the Science, Ethics and politics of the Medical Production of Cisgendered lives

C. Heyes

Postdoc (3yrs) Gender &
Sexuality Stud. Princeton

 

2014-2015

 

DOUGLAS, Emily

(MA)

Laughing Matters: Micro-Resistance to Gendered Rationality

C. Heyes

Service Canada

PhD Program in Philosophy, McGill University

FINNIE, Bianca

(MA)

Circumstance, Character or Both? The Intersection of Situationist Social Psychology,
Virtue Ethics and Virtue-Ethical Moral Education

J. Welchman

Employment assessment,
industrial psychology,
South African Road Accident Fund

Part-time continuation of employment assessment work; B.Ed Program, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa (part-time)

KERSTEN, Luke

(MA)

Music Cognition, Internalism and the Extended Mind

R. Wilson

MSc, Cognitive Science,
Carleton U

PhD, U of Edinburgh

MORRIS, Connor

(MA)

Ontology and Agency: Martin Heidegger and the Problem of Reification

R. Nichols

MSc, Public Policy, Simon Fraser U

 

SEBTI, Reza

(MA)

The Status of Mathematical Induction in an Axiomatic System

B. Linsky

 

MLIS Program, U Alberta and working as a librarian

TEDDER, Andrew

(MA)

Paraconsistent logic for Dialethic Arithmetic's

K. Bimbo

PhD, U Connecticut

Postdoc, U Prague, Czech Republic

BALL, Andrew

(PhD)

Virtue in Context

B. Hunter

Lecturer in Philosophy,U of Alabama at Birmingham

Tenure track position, Wallace State College (Alabama)

MASOUD, Seyed Hassan

(PhD)

The Epistemology of Natural Deduction

B. Linsky

Instructor, U Alberta


Instructor, U Alberta

RODGER, Charles

(PhD)

The Proofs of God in Hegel's System

R. Burch

Instructor, U Alberta

Instructor, MacEwan U and U Alberta

RODIER, Kristin

(PhD)

Habits of Resistance; Feminism, Phenomenology and Temporality

C. Heyes

Instructor, U Alberta

IInstructional Designer, Student Affairs MacEwan U

2013-2014

ABEDINIFARD, Morteza

(MA)

The Status of Aesthetics in Wittgenstein's Tractatus

B.Linsky

PhD, Musicology, U Alberta

PhD, Musicology, U Alberta

PATERSON, Grace

(MA)

The Aesthetics of Mathematical Proofs

A. Rueger

PhD, Stanford U

Postdoc, U Vienna

PONA, Nika

(MA)

The False Only Problem for Dialetheism

J. Pelletier

MSc,Computing Science, Dresden/Bozen- Bolzano/Vienna

PhD, Program,Mathematics and Computing, U Barcelona

ST. PIERRE, Joshua

(MA)

Performing the (Dis)abled Speaker

R. Wilson

PhD, U Alberta

PhD, Philosophy, U Alberta

UNDERKOFFLER, Keith

(MA)

Aretaic Assessment and the Non-Identity Problem

H. Nye

JD, George Mason Lawyer in DC area

 

STEVER, Kimberley

(MA)

Distributive Justice and Public Health:Examining Pandemic Obligations to the Global Poor

G. Griener

Office work

Clinical Ethicist, Alberta Health Services

BACHMAN, James

(PhD)

Accounting for Pure Consciousness: An Examination of the Ability of the Representationalist Approach to Phenomenal Consciousness to Account for Pure Consciousness

R. Wilson

Instructor, U Alberta

Computer programmer, Vancouver

JOHNSON,

Christopher

(PhD)

Political Liberal or Comprehensive Capabilities? A Critique of Nussbaum's Capabilities Approach

H. Nye

Instructor, U of Alberta

2 yr Asst. Prof, Miyazaki International College

LENART, Bartlomiej

(PhD)

Shadow People: Relational Personhood, Extended Diachronic Personal Identity, and Our Moral Obligations Toward Fragile Persons

R.Wilson

MSLIS, U Alberta; Instructor, U of Alberta

Tenure Track Research and Learning Librarian at the Doucette Library of Teaching Resources, Calgary

2012-2013

DEAN, Megan

(MA)

When Knowing Better is Not Enough: Experiencing Bodies, Feminist Critique, and Foucault (04/12)

C. Heyes

PhD, Georgetown U

PhD, Georgetown U

GOODINE, Elliot

(MA)

Of The Standard of Sentiments: Hume on Virtue and Beauty (08/12)

A. Schmitter

PhD, U Texas, Austin

PhD, U Texas, Austin

KUNDRIK, Sara

(MA)

Smells in the Library: A moral perspective on the homeless and library policy

H. Nye

MSLIS, U Alberta

School librarian

MURPHY, Taylor

(MA)

Cognitive Homology: Psychology Kinds as Biological Kinds in an Evolutionary Development Cognitive Science(08/12)

I. Brigandt

PNP, Washington U

 

SMALL, Matthew

(MA)

Matter, Extension, and Intellect in Aristotle (07/12)

P. Corkum

PhD, Western U

 

STAIT, Evan

(MA)

Escaping "Oblivion": Rethinking Heidegger's Challenge through the Metaphysics of St. Thomas Aquinas

M. Morin

Insurance work

Insurance work

THACHUK, Angela

(PhD)

The Politics of Coming Out: Stigma and Biomedical Models of Mental Disorder

C. Heyes

Bioethics consulting work in Victoria, British Columbia

Regional Advisor for Vancouver Island, First Nations Health Authority

2011-2012

BUCHINSKI, Alexander

(MA)

Bernard Stiegler’s Critique of and Supplement to Martin Heidegger’s Account of the Independence of Entities (08/11)

R. Burch

Law, U Victoria

PhD, Philosophy, Indiana U

FEDORKIW, Jeffery

(MA)

Compositionality and the Metaphysics of Meaning (08/11)

J. Pelletier /B. Linsky

 

OSTREM, Jacqueline

(MA)

Media Regulation and Democracy: A Minimalist Approach (09/11)

D. Ipperciel

Research Assistant, U Alberta

 

PITCHER, David

(MA)

Problems of Extension in Justice as Fairness (09/11)

H.Nye

 

 

WEAVER, Sara

(MA)

A Cross disciplinary Exploration of Essentialism about Kinds: Philosophical Perspectives in Feminism and the Philosophy of Biology

I. Brigandt/ C. Taylor

PhD, U Waterloo

PhD, U Waterloo

WOODROOFFE,Sophia

(MA)

Where the Wild Things Are: Exploring the Concept of Wilderness & its Moral Implications

 

Publishing intern

MJ Program, UBC School of Journalism

ION, Octavian

(PhD)

Sensitive Semantics: On the Clash Between Naïve Semantics and Intuitions (10/11)

A.Morton

Instructor, U Alberta and MacEwan U

Instructor, U of Alberta and MacEwan U

LOCKHART, Michael

(PhD)

Epistemic Value Pluralism (01/12)

A.Morton

Sessional teaching U of A and MacEwan U

Sessional teaching U of A and MacEwan U

TAYLOR, Jason

(PhD)

‘Relations all the way down?’ Studies in the Metaphysics of Ontic Structural Realism (09/11)

A.Rueger

Instructor, U Alberta and Director, Eurekamp!

Director of Experiential Learning for the Learning Advising and Beyond Office, U Alberta, Augustana Campus

MCMAHEN, Ben

(MA)

Saving Face: Shame and Bodily Abnormality (01/12)

R. Wilson

Site Developer, Living Archives on Eugenics in Western Canada Computer Programmer, self-employed

 

2010-2011

BUENTING, Joel

(PhD)

The Erotetic Epistemology: A Primer (06/11)

A. Morton

Employed in Civil Service Job

 

BULEANDRA, Andrei

(PhD)

The Prescriptivity of Conscious Belief (04/11)

A. Morton

Fiction Writer

 

DuBOZY, Peter

(MA)

Holy Intertextual Identity Conditions, Batman! (09/10)

B. Linsky

Independent business

Bank Work

FLOOD, Michael

(MA)

The Problem of Temporary Intrinsics (06/11)

P. Corkum

Freelance writing and editing

Freelance writing and communications manager, BioAlberta

GLASS, Jordan

(MA)

The Hither Side of Good and Evil: Desire and the Will to Power (04/11)

R. Burch/
M. Morin

PhD, Philosophy, Fordham NYC& Sessional instructor Concordia University Montreal.

 

HAYMAN, Edward

(MA)

Personal Identity as a Social Concept (08/10)

W. Cooper

Retired

 

KARDOSH, John

(MA)

Deficient Causation in Leibniz (05/11)

A. Schmitter

Canada Post

PhD, UCLA

VIZEAU, Brent

(MA)

Badiou, Political Nihilism and a Small-Scale Solution (08/10)

M. Morin

PhD, Philosophy, Western U

Construction work

2009-2010

SIMPSON, John

(PhD)

Simulating Strategic Rationality (04/10)

A. Morton

Postdoctoral Fellowship, Humanities Computing, U Alberta, Instructor, U Alberta and Compu Canada

Postdoctoral Fellowship, Humanities Computing, U of A Instructor, U of Alberta and Compu Canada

BUIJS, Peter

(MA)

On the Relationship Between Historical Faith and Rational Religion (06/10)

R. Burch

Law Program, Alberta Articling with local law firm

Associate, Reynolds, Mirth, Richards & Farmer, Edmonton

CONTREIRAS, Andrew

(MA)

Moral Virtues Require Intellectual Virtues: A Case for Intellectual Virtues in Ethics (04/10)

A. Morton/
J. Welchman

Law School, California

 

HARTFORD, Sean

(MA)

Heidegger’s Critique of the Cartesian Problem of Skepticism (04/10)

 

Law, U Alberta

Associate, Dawson, Ducette, Garcia & Johnson

MACLEOD, Damon

(MA)

Ethics for Dark Times (06/10)

R. Burch

Law, U Alberta

Associate, Moreau & Company

TUNA, Emine

(MA)

Location, Location, Location: Locating the Deduction in Kant’s Third Critique (12/09)

A. Rueger

PhD, U of Alberta

Instructor, U Alberta

WEBER, Greg

(MA)

The Development of Thomas Hobbes' Religious-Politico Thought (05/10)

A. Schmitter

Law, U of Alberta

 

WOO, J.

(MA)

Understanding National Authenticity (09/09)

D. Ipperciel

Foreign Service Officer, Department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada.

Foreign Service Officer, Department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada.

2008-2009

ETIEYIBO, Edwin

(PhD)

David Gauthier’s Moral Contractarianism and the Problem of Secession (07/09)

W. Cooper

Assistant Professor equivalent (tenure-track), U of A Witwatersrand, South Africa

Associate Professor, U Witwatersrand, South Africa

ISLAM, Shaheen

(PhD)

Stuff, Universals, and Things: some themes from metaphysics (06/09)

A. Morton

Returned to assistant professorship (tenure-track) in Bangladesh

Returned to assistant professorship (tenure-track) in Bangladesh

FOWKE, Julian

(MA)

Rule-Following, Meaning, and Thinking About Thought (08/09)

B. Hunter

 

 

JALEA, Justin

(MA)

Calibrating Intuition: A Defense of Standard Philosophical Analysis (07/09)

A. Morton

Sheldon Chumir Institute Internship MA, Human Rights, Columbia U

HADJIANTONIOU, Aristotle

(MA)

Many-Sorted Free Logic (01/09)

A.Mortan

 

Deceased

ROHEL, Jaclyn

(MA)

Food and Philosophy: Eating as a Way of Life (09/08)

C. Heyes/
J. Welchman

PhD, Food Studies, New York U

PhD, Food Studies, New York U

ROSS, Andrew

(MA)

AD/HD, Ethics and Social Justice (12/08)

J. Welchman

PhD, Philosophy, Queens

Junior Clinical Ethicist with Alberta Health Services

2007-2008

MOUSAVIAN, Seyed

(PhD)

Empty Names and Neo-Russellianism (05/08)

B. Linsky/
A. Morton

Assistant Professor, Tehran, Iran

Secondment to Gothenberg, Sweden

ALLAN, Curtis

(MA)

The Crisis of Nihilism and the Question of Technology: A Heideggerian Perspective (08/08)

R. Burch

Fine furniture design business

Allan-Dymarz Studio (Arts & Crafts Designs)

BARRETTE, Paul

(MA)

The Rationality of Self-Revolutions (05/08)

A. Morton

Law Program, U of Alberta Lawyer

 

BURI CHOY, Stephanie

(MA)

When We Should Know Better: Investigative Virtues and Moral Blameworthiness for Ignorance (07/08)

A. Morton/
J. Welchman

Employment counsellor, City of Winnipeg

Manitoba Program Counsellor, govt of Manitoba

GAMEZ, Patrick

(MA)

The Ends of Law: Walter Benjamin’s Conception of History (05/08)

R. Burch

PhD Program, Notre Dame U

Visiting Assistant Professor (non-tenured) Missouri U Science & Technology

MCPIKE, David

(MA)

Historicity, Truth, and the Possibility of Philosophy (12/07)

R. Burch

PhD Program, Ottawa Finished PhD in 2015

Canadian Centre for Bio-Ethical Reform

RALSTON, Laurel

(MA)

A Derridean Approach to Musical Identity (01/08)

R. Burch

Professional musician and festival organizer

PhD Program in Cultural Meditations, Carleton U