John MacFarlane’s Advisees

Dissertations in progress

Sophia Dandelet
James Hutchinson Frege on the Basic Laws of Logic
Ethan Jerzak
Rachel Rudolph

Berkeley dissertations advised, 1997–present

2017 Richard Lawrence Nominalization, Specification, and Investigation
2017 Justin Vlasits Platonic Division and the Origins of Aristotelian Logic
2016 Ethan Nowak Two Dogmas About Demonstratives
2015 Melissa Fusco Deontic Modals and the Semantics of Choice
2014 Arpy Khatchirian Substantive Truth and Knowledge of Meaning
2013 Michael Rieppel Being Something: Prospects for a Property-Based Approach to Predicative Quantification
2013 Justin Bledin Logic Informed
2012 Joseph Barnes A Platonic Account of Epistemic Value
2011 Michael Caie Rationality and Semantic Paradox
2011 Stanley Chen Matters of Taste Are Not “Mere Matters of Taste”
2010 Jessica Gelber Causes and Kinds in Aristotle’s Embryology
2009 Fabrizio Cariani The Semantics of ‘Ought’ and the Unity of Modal Discourse
2008 Andreas Anagnostopoulos Aristotle on Change and Potentiality
2008 Kenny Easwaran The Foundations of Conditional Probability
2008 Mike Titelbaum Quitting Certainties: A Doxastic Modeling Framework
2007 Berislav Marusic Skepticism Between Absurdity and Idleness
2006 Bence Nanay How Animals See the World: A Theory of Content for Action-Oriented Perceptual States
2005 Johannes Hafner From Metamathematics to Philosophy: A Critical Assessment of Putnam’s Model-Theoretic Argument
2003 Elizabeth Camp Saying and Seeing-As: The Linguistic, Cognitive, and Imaginative Uses and Effects of Metaphor
2003 Omar Mirza Naturalism and Darwin’s Doubt: a Study of Plantinga’s Evolutionary Argument against Naturalism