Justin Vlasits [home page]
Dissertation advisors: Timothy Clarke, Klaus Corcilius, and John MacFarlane
(B.A., Columbia University). His main interests are in ancient philosophy, logic, and epistemology. His dissertation project is on the methods of collection and division in Plato and Aristotle, which he thinks have an important place in the history of logic.
Justin also maintains serious interests in the history and philosophy of science and mathematics, decision theory, metaphysics, and the reception of ancient philosophy.
In the past, he has been primary instructor for Ancient Philosophy and GSI for Introduction to Logic, Ancient Philosophy, Philosophical Methods, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophical Logic, Medieval Philosophy, Plato, Aristotle, and Presocratic Philosophy.