Assistant Professor of Philosophy
Area of Specialization: History of Modern Philosophy
Areas of Competence: History and Philosophy of Science, Epistemology, Logic.
Jennifer completed her PhD at UC Berkeley in 2008. Her research focuses on the history of modern philosophy, especially the British Empiricists. Her dissertation explored David Hume's views about belief and explanation. She is currently working on Locke's account of judgment.
University of California, Berkeley, Ph.D.
Williams College, B.A.
Awards and Honors
Marie Curie Fellowship (2013)
"Hume after 300 Years" 2011 Philosophical Quarterly Essay Prize Winner (2012)
Davis Teaching Fellow (2012)
|PHIL||6a||Introduction to Symbolic Logic|
|PHIL||7a||Science, Evolution, and Design|
|PHIL||18b||Introduction to the History of Philosophy|
|PHIL||35a||Philosophy of Science|
|PHIL||130a||Causation and Explanation|
|PHIL||139b||Topics in Logic|
|PHIL||180b||From Sensation to Understanding: Locke, Berkeley, and Hume|
|PHIL||239a||Topics in Metaphysics|