Graduate Placement

The placement records of the Philosophy Department’s 2008-2017 PhD’s are listed below by the year in which the Ph.D. degree was awarded. The names of the graduates are withheld for privacy.  The table below lists the initial position that the student accepted after graduation and their first tenure-track appointment.  If a student accepted a tenure-track position in the year that the PhD was completed both columns will be the same. 

Year of PhD Initial Academic Appointment First Tenure-Track Appointment Area of specialty
2019 2019, University of Chicago 2019, University of Chicago Early Modern
2018 2018, University of California, San Diego   Metaphysics
2018 2018, Yale University   Metaphysics and Philosophy of Science
2018 2018, Fairfield University   Metaphysics and Language
2018 2018, Cambridge University   Early Modern
2018 2018, Villanova University 2018, Villanova University Ancient Philosophy
2017 2017,  Australian National University 2018, Leeds University Philosophy of language and metaphysics
2017 2017, Australian National University   Philosophy of language, mind, and metaphysics
2017 2017, NYU 2019, Cambridge University Early modern
2017 2017, NYU 2018, Cambridge University Philosophy of mind, philosophy of psychology, and epistemology
2016 2014, Univ. of St. Thomas, St. Paul, MN 2014, University of St. Thomas, St. Paul, MN Early modern and metaphysics
2016 2016, Bowdoin College   Metaphysics and Philosophy of Language
2016 2016, Princeton University   Moral and Political philosophy
2016 2016, Quinnipiac University Idaho State University Ancient philosophy
2016 2016, University of Connecticut   Philosophy of language, philosophy of logic, metaphysics, epistemology

2015

2015, Univ. of Louisville, KY 2015, University of Louisville, KY Epistemology and Philosophy of Language
2015 2015, NYU 2016, Univ. of North Carolina, Chapel Hill Epistemology and the theory of normativity
2015 2015, Johns Hopkins Univ. 2017, Catholic University of America Medieval Philosophy, Arabic-Islamic Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion, Aristotle
2015 2015, Harvard Univ. 2019, Dartmouth University Philosophy and Psychology
2015 2015, Australian National Univ. 2018, Brooklyn College Political philosophy, ethics, and moral psychology
2014 2014, Univ. of Chicago  

Early Modern

2014 2014, Fairfield Univ.   Nietzsche, aesthetics, ethics, and philosophy of religion
2014 2014, Univ. of Puget Sound 2014, Univ. of Puget Sound Moral philosophy and ethics
2013 2013, Ohio State Univ. 2013, Ohio State Univ. Early Modern
2013 2013, Yale Univ. 2013, Yale Univ. Philosophy of Religion and epistemology
2013 2013, MIT 2013, MIT Philosophy of Language
2013 2013, College of DuPage, IL 2013, College of DuPage, IL Philosophy of Religion
2013 2013, Yale Univ. Private sector position Philosophy of Mind
2013 2013, Long Island University, Brooklyn 2016, School of Philosophy in the Faculty of Humanities at the National Research University Higher School of Economics, Moscow.

Early Modern

2012 2012, Univ. of California, Berkeley 2012, Univ. of California, Berkeley

Ancient Philosophy

2012 2012, Univ of Mississippi 2012, Univ. of Mississippi

Early Modern

2012 2012, Seoul National Univ. Faculty 2012, Seoul National Univ.

Epistemology, Metaphysics, Logic

2012 NA Did not seek academic employment  
2011 2011, Franklin and Marshall College, PA 2011, Franklin and Marshall College, PA

Metaphysics

2011 2013, Purdue Univ. 2014, UC Davis Normative ethics, applied ethics, and bioethics.
2011 2011, Univ. of Chicago 2011, Univ. of Chicago Early Modern
2010 2010, Rice Univ. 2010, Rice Univ. Value theory and normative ethics
2010 Assistant Prof., tenure-track Univ. of Kentucky

Phenomenology, Ethics, and Philosophy of Law

2009 2009, NYU 2011, Columbia Univ., Barnard College Early Modern
2009 2009, Franklin and Marshall 2011, Weber State Univ., Utah Metaphysics
2009 2009, Southern Connecticut State Univ. 2009, Southern Connecticut State Univ.

Logic, Metaphysics, and Epistemology

2009 2009, Univ. of Munich 2010, The New School, NY

Early Modern

2008 2008, Northern Illinois Univ. 2008, Northern Illinois Univ.

Epistemology, Early Modern Philosophy, Philosophy of Language

2008 2008, Valparaiso University  

Ethical theory

2008 2008, Univ. of Miami 2012, Yale-NUS

Ancient Philosophy