(B.A., UCSB, 2009). Austin’s work focuses on the metaphysics and epistemology of perceptual experience.
Additionally, Austin is interested in other topics in the philosophy of mind and cognitive science, e.g. mental content and representation, consciousness, attention, the metaphysics of mind, personal identity, self-knowledge and sensation.
This semester (Summer Session A, 2017), Austin is teaching philosophy 170. In the past, Austin has taught philosophy 115, 132, 136, 3, 3, 100, 2, 25a, 25b as well as an introduction to philosophy through PUP.