Carnegie Mellon University

The faculty, staff, students, and alumni of the Department of Philosophy are a strongly interdisciplinary group, hailing from a wide range of backgrounds. Nonetheless, they share an educational and research focus on foundational, conceptual, and methodological questions of broad importance.

Core Faculty

Jeremy Avigad

Jeremy Avigad

Professor of Philosophy and Mathematical Sciences

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Steve Awodey

Steve Awodey

Professor

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Adam Bjorndahl

Adam Bjorndahl

Assistant Professor

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Simon Cullen

Simon Cullen

Assistant Teaching Professor

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David Danks

David Danks

Department Head & L.L. Thurstone Professor of Philosophy and Psychology

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B. R. George

B. R. George

Assistant Professor

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Clark Glymour

Clark Glymour

Alumni University Professor

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David Gray

David Gray

Assistant Teaching Professor of Philosophy, Carnegie Mellon Qatar

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Mara Harrell

Mara Harrell

Teaching Professor & Director of Undergraduate Studies

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Kevin Kelly

Kevin Kelly

Professor

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Alex John London

Alex John London

Clara L. West Professor of Ethics and Philosophy

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Joesph Ramsey

Joesph Ramsey

Special Faculty and Director of Research Computing

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Richard Scheines

Richard Scheines

Dean

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Teddy Seidenfeld

Teddy Seidenfeld

Herbert A. Simon University Professor of Philosophy and Statistics

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Wilfried Sieg

Wilfried Sieg

Patrick Suppes Professor of Philosophy

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Mandy Simons

Mandy Simons

Professor

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Joel Smith

Joel Smith

Distinguished Career Teaching Professor

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Peter Spirtes

Peter Spirtes

Professor

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Danielle Wenner

Danielle Wenner

Assistant Professor

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Tom Werner

Tom Werner

Assistant Teaching Professor

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Kun Zhang

Kun Zhang

Assistant Professor

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Kevin Zollman

Kevin Zollman

Associate Professor & Director of Graduate Studies

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Emeritus Faculty

Robert Cavalier

Robert Cavalier

Teaching Professor

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Dana Scott

Dana Scott

Hillman University Professor of Mathematical Logic, Computer Science and Philosophy

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Postdoctoral Fellows

Jonas Frey

Jonas Frey

Postdoctoral Fellow, Homotopy Type Theory Project and Special Faculty

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Felix Wellen

Felix Wellen

Postdoctoral Fellow

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Adjunct Faculty

Frank Pfenning

Frank Pfenning

Professor of Computer Science

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Wayne Wu

Wayne Wu

Associate Professor and Associate Director, Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition

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Special Faculty

Christina Bjorndahl

Christina Bjorndahl

Special Faculty – Instructor

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Derrick Gray

Derrick Gray

Special Faculty – Instructor

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Martha Harty

Martha Harty

Special Faculty – Researcher

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Michael  Skirpan

Michael Skirpan

Special Faculty

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Visiting Scholars

Mingming Gong

Mingming Gong

Visiting Postdoctoral Researcher

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Arthur Van Camp

Arthur Van Camp

Visiting Scholar - Fall 2018

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Administrative Staff

Rosemarie  Commisso

Rosemarie Commisso

Assistant Business Manager

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Correy  Dandoy

Correy Dandoy

Coordinator of Undergraduate Programs

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Jacqueline  DeFazio

Jacqueline DeFazio

Business Manager

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Madelyn  Glymour

Madelyn Glymour

Data Analyst

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Mary Grace Joseph

Mary Grace Joseph

Senior Administrative Coordinator

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Jan Puhl

Jan Puhl

Senior Academic Coordinator

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Research Staff

Madelyn  Glymour

Madelyn Glymour

Data Analyst

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Emily LaRosa

Emily LaRosa

Researcher and Project Manager

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Michael Ringenberg

Michael Ringenberg

Sr. Research Programmer/Analyst

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Graduate Students Not in Residence

Edward Dean

Edward Dean

Ph.D. Candidate

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Stephen Foley

Stephen Foley

M.S. Candidate

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Mike Freenor

Mike Freenor

Ph.D. Candidate

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Ted Fujimoto

Ted Fujimoto

M.S. Candidate

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Katja Grace

Katja Grace

Ph.D. Candidate

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