Students have also been admitted to


Boston University

Cornell University

Fordham University

Johns Hopkins University

Princeton University

Purdue University

Rice University

Rutgers University

Stanford University

Saint Louis University

State University of New York, Buffalo

University of California, Irvine

University of California, Riverside

University of California, San Diego

University of Cincinnati

University of Connecticut

University of Massachusetts, Amherst

University of Miami

University of Minnesota

University of Missouri

University of Memphis

University of Nebraska

University of Rochester

University of Southern California

University of Texas at Austin

University of Virgina

University of Wisconsin-Madison

Vanderbilt University

Placement of M.A. Graduates

The M.A. Program was launched in the fall of 2009, and has since granted degrees to the 2010, 2011, and 2012 cohorts. Of the first cohort 9 out of 10 who applied to philosophy PhD programs were admitted, of the second 10 out of 13 earned admission, and of the third 5 out of 6 who applied earned admission. The placement record, provided below, lists every student who has graduated from the Program. All placements are to philosophy PhD programs unless otherwise specified.

-Year 

- Thesis Title (cohort year) 

- Placement 

 2013

Permanent, Because Necessary: Tense, Modality and Idioms of Quantification (2011)

University of California, Berkeley

 2013

Value and Inquiry: Reconstructing Dewey's Cultural Instrumentalism (2012)

University of Notre Dame

 2013

Reporting v. Expressing: Bennett on the Gibardian Standoffs (2012)

University of California, Santa Barbara

 2013

The Weight of a Reason (2012)

University of California, San Deigo

 2013

Phenomenological Experience and Personal Identity (2012)

City Universty of New York Graduate Center 

 2013

Causal Guidance: Making Room for Agents -(2011)

 Tulane University

 2013

Moral Overridingness and Practical Deliberation (2012)

University of Colorado, Boulder

 2013

Self-consciousness and the Fundementals of Personhood (2012)

Applying Fall 2013

 2013

Testimony and Relative Truth (2012)

Applying Fall 2013

 2013

Meaning in Consistency and Common Sense (2012)

Applying Fall 2013

 2013

Non-necessary Beings and the Nonexistent Proposition: A Critical Analysis of "Necessary Existents" (2012)

Went into buisness

 2013

Alternative Moral Languages: Porting Deflationism to Ethics (2012)

Undecided




                                                                                              

 
-2012

Stemming Pragmatic Encroachment: -Against a Pragmatic Condition on -Knowledge (2011)

University of North Carolina   at.Chapel Hill


-2012

 

Deserting Equality: Why the Oppressed -Should Leave the Concept Behind (2011)

University of -Colorado at -Boulder  


-2012

Rethinking Hume v. Kant on Causation -(2011)

University of -Oxford


-2012

Successful Assertion, Mutual Knowledge, -and Open Knowledge (2011)

Massachusetts Institute of -Technology


- 2012

Private Interests in a Public World: A Deweyian Reconstruction (2011)

Tulane    -University
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- 2012

Down the Road of Moral Disagreement -(2011)

Syracuse -University

 
- 2012

The Emotional Constitution of Ethics: A -Defense of Irreducible Emotions and Moral -Intuitions (2011)

Georgetown -University


- 2012

The Role of Empirical Considerations in     -the Categorical Imperative (2011)
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Georgetown -University

 


- 2012

A Treatment for Evil (2011)
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Undecided


- 2012

Why I'm More Important Than You Are, A -Case for Agent-Centered Prerogatives  -(2011)

Teaching




- 2012


On Using the Modularity of the Mind to -Explain Moral Cognition: An Argument -Against Moral Organs (2011)

Planning to enter -the U.S. Foreign -Service


 


- 2011

Dodging the Darwinian Dilemma Via a Genuinely Realist Version of Value Naturalism (2010)

University of -Arizona


- 2011

Mixed Objects, Metaphysical Ordering,  and Ontological Dependence: An Appeal to -Dependence Pluralism (2010)

Indiana -University at -Bloomington


-2011

On Unicorns, British Detectives, and Armageddon Operas (2010)

University of -North Carolina   -at Chapel Hill


-2011

Realizing Functions?: An Argument from -Underdetermination (2010)

University of California, Los Angeles 


-2011

Justifying Falsehoods (2010)

Northwestern University


-2011

Reid on the Heterogeneity Thesis: A -Response to Molyneux's Problem (2010)

University of -Pittsburgh (Law -School)


-2011

Gratitude and Hume's Conventional -Morality (2010)

University of -Chicago (Political -Science. Ph.D)


-2011

Echoes of Hegel in Nietzsche's Zur -Genealogie der Moral: Discord as    -Structure, Error as Progress (2010)

Southern Illinois University Carbondale


-2011

Representing Tastes (2010)

  

University of British Columbia


-2011

Unity Lost and Found – Locke’s Substratum -as a Genuine Idea (2010)

Central European University


-2011

Trope Theory Naturalized (2010)

Undecided


-2011

Ontological Deflationism and the -Possibility of a Fundamental Language -(2010)

John Templeton Foundation-


-2010

Handle with Fear: The Death of Art and   -the Art of Death (2010)

State University -of New York, -Stonybrook


-2010

Facts About Fiction (2010)

Publishing field


-2010

The Extended Mind Revised and Broad -Functionalism (2010)

Employment in -China


-2010

Imperialism and the Moral Concept of -Authority (2010)

Clerk for a -superior court -judge


-2010

Avoiding infinitely-many last words: The -pragmatic case for logical anti-realism -(2010)

Further education -in cognitive -neuro-psychology


-2010

Infinity and Innateness: Plato and Locke -on a Fundamental of Mathematical -Psychology (2010)

Law School in -Colorado