Associate Professor of Philosophy (on sabbatical)
Ph.D., University of Washington, Seattle, 2002
Specialties: Epistemology, Virtue Theory
Current Projects: papers and a grant project applying virtue epistemology to educational theory and practice; a paper on virtue for the Oxford Handbook of the Epistemology of Theology (ed. Fred Aquino and William Abraham); a paper on wisdom.
"Sophia," forthcoming in Virtues and Their Vices, eds. Kevin Timpe and Craig Boyd [Oxford University Press, 2013].
"Must Knowledge Be Virtuously Motivated?" Debate co-authored with Linda Zagzebski, forthcoming in the second edition of Blackwell's Contemporary Debates in Epistemology, eds. Matthias Steup and John Turri (2013).
"The Cognitive Demands of Intellectual Virtue," forthcoming in Knowledge, Virtue, and Action, eds. David Schweikard and Tim Henning [Routledge, 2013].
"Credit Theories and the Value of Knowledge," Philosophical Quarterly 62 (2012): pp. 1-22.
The Inquiring Mind: On Intellectual Virtues and Virtue Epistemology [ Oxford University Press, 2011].