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        Dmitri Nikulin

        Senior Secretary
        Despina Dontas

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        James Trybendis
        Samuel Yelton

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    • With an interdisciplinary understanding of philosophical ideas and exceptional preparedness and scholarship, students from the Department of Philosophy go on to study and work with the brightest minds at the best institutions.

      Master’s Students

      Our MA students have continued their studies at top universities, including The New School for Social Research, Columbia University, Northwestern University, Vanderbilt University, University of California, Los Angeles, Emory University, McGill University, and Fordham University.

      They have also found employment as teachers, writers, analysts, and more at institutions like Marist College and Bridge to Success Academy and companies like Ipsoft, Headspace, and Nielsen.

      PhD Students

      Our doctoral students are working in positions throughout the academic world.

      • Robert Grimwade (2018) is an adjunct assistant professor of philosophy at St. John's University and Long Island University
      • Joseph Lemelin (2018) is a Berggruen Postdoctoral Fellow at New York University 
      • Carlo Alvaro (2017) is an adjunct assistant professor at NYC College of Technology
      • Kevin Alistair Temple (2017) is a senior campaign writer and adjunct instructor at the University of Toronto
      • Cameron Bassiri (2016) is a visiting assistant professor at American University
      • Adam Gies (2016) is an assistant professor at Clemson University
      • Marcello Kilani (2016) is a visiting assistant professor at Eastern Connecticut State University
      • Edyta Kuzian (2016) is a postdoctoral scholar at Clemson University
      • Matthew Lampert (2016) is an assistant professor at Wheeling Jesuit University
      • Anna Aloisia Moser (2016) is an assistant professor at Katholische Privatuniversität in Linz, Austria
      • Meghan Robinson (2016) is an assistant professor at Montclair State University
      • Roy Ben Shai (2016) is an assistant professor of philosophy at Sarah Lawrence College
      • Clayton Shoppa (2016) is an assistant professor at Saint Francis College
      • Fanny Soderback (2016) is an assistant professor at DePaul University
      • Jason Fisette (2015) is a continuing lecturer at the University of Nevada, Reno
      • Christopher French (2015) is an adjunct instructor at Suffolk Community College
      • Eric Godoy (2015) is an assistant professor at Illinois State University
      • Robin Muller (2015) is an assistant professor at California State University, Northridge
      • Anna Strelis (2015) is a fellow and instructor at the University of Copenhagen, Denmark
      • Janna Van Grunsven (2015) is a postdoctoral fellow at Fordham University
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