Current Graduate Students

 


Rostam AssadiName: Rostam Assadi 

Undergraduate University/College: Lewis & Clark

Graduation date: 2015

Major: International Affairs & Philosophy

Interests Ethics, Political and Social Philosophy, Kant, Early Wittgenstein

Email address[email protected]

Program: MA in Philosophy and Social Policy 

   

 

 

  

 

Name: Tal-Hi (Tali) Bitton

Undergraduate University/College: University of Denver

Graduation date: 2016

Major: Philosophy

Minor: Economics

Interests Post-Structuralism, History of Philosophy

Email address[email protected]

Program: MA in Philosophy 

 

 

 

 

Zan BhullarName:  Zan Bhullar
Undergraduate University/ College: FIU
Graduation date:  December 2016
Major:  Philosophy
Interest:  Metaphysics, moral philosophy and theology
Email[email protected]
Program: MA in Philosophy

 

 

 

 

 

Russell Bloom

Name: Russell Bloom
Undergraduate University/ College: Dickinson College
Graduation date:  2014
Major:  Political Science
Interest: Moral and Political Philosophy, especially meta-ethics
Email[email protected]
Program: MA in Philosophy and Social Policy

 

 

 

 

 

Name: Erica Carlson

Undergraduate University/College: University of Arizona

Graduation date: 2012

Majors: English, Classics, Philosophy

Interests: Foreign Policy, Cultural Policy 

Email address[email protected]

Program: MA in Public Policy with a Concentration in Philosophy and Social Policy

 

 

 

 

 

Name: Richard Culbreth

Undergraduate University/College: Redford University

Graduation date: Spring 2016

Majors: History and Philosophy

Interests: History of Philosophy, Ancient Philosophy

Email address[email protected]

Program: MA in Philosophy 

 

 

 

 

 

Lillith DonName: Lillith Don
Undergraduate University/ College: University of California Irvine
Graduation date:  2016
Major:  Philosophy and Psychology
Interest:  Existentialism, ethics, associative guilt
Email[email protected]u
Program:  MA in philosophy

 

 

 

 

 

Jack EedyName: Jack Eedy
Undergraduate University/ College: University of Wisconsin-Parkside
Graduation date:  May 2017
Major:  Philosophy
Interest:  Ethics, political philosophy civil disobedience, and being gay and transgender
Email[email protected]
Program: MA in Philosophy and Social Policy

 

 

 

 

 

Name: Diana C. Fimbers

Undergraduate University/College: University of California, Irvine

Graduation date: 2012

Majors: Spanish with an emphasis in literature and culture

Minor: Biological Sciences

Interests: Social Policy (refugees and immigrant issues), Philosophy of Biology

Email address[email protected]

Program: MA in Public Policy with a Concentration in Philosophy and Social Policy

 

 

 

 

Name: Daniel Garfing

Undergraduate University/College: Haverford College

Graduation date: 2013

Major: Philosophy

Interests Mind, Language, Cognitive Science

Email address: [email protected]

Program: MA in Philosophy 

 

 

 

 

 

Name: Sarah E. Holmes

Undergraduate University/College: George Washington University

Graduation date: 2013

Major: Philosophy

Interests: Aging policy (retirement security to end-of-life care, and everything in between); Behavioral economics; Personal consumption and savings patterns

Email address[email protected]

Program: MA in Public Policy with a Concentration in Philosophy and Social Policy

 

 

 

 

 

Molly KellyName:  Molly Kelly
Undergraduate University/ College: Boston University
Graduation date:  May 2015
Major:  Political Science/ women & gender studies
Interest:  Critical phenomenology, feminist philosophy
Email: [email protected]
Program: MA Public Policy/ Philosophy & Social Policy

 

 

 

 

 

jayme kerrName:  Jayme Kerr
Undergraduate University/ College: Slippery Rock University 
Graduation date:  May 2017
Major:  Philosophy
Interest:  Gender studies, feminist philosophy, epistemology
Email:  [email protected]
Program: MA in Philosophy

 

 

 

 

 

Name: J. J. Manser

Undergraduate University/College: Grand Valley State University

Graduation date: 2013

Major: International Relations

Minors: Arabic and Middle East Studies

Interests: Current policy interests in the American prison system, mass incarceration, and the war on drugs.  

Email address[email protected]

Program: MA in Public Policy with a Concentration in Philosophy and Social Policy

 

 

 

 

Megan RitzName: Megan Ritz
Undergraduate University/ College: Carleton College
Graduation date: 2003
Major: Economics
Interest: Ethics, Political Philosophy
Email[email protected]
Program: MA in Philosophy

 

 

 

 

 

Name: Amanda Stagnaro

Undergraduate University/College: Marist College

Graduation date: 2016

Major: Political Science

Minors: Global Studies, Public Relations, and Psychology

Interests: health ethics, minority health policy, and human rights

Email address[email protected]

Program: MA in Public Policy with a Concentration in Philosophy and Social Policy

 

 

 

 

Elliot SwainName: Elliot Swain
Undergraduate University/ College: University of Baltimore
Graduation date: 2015
Major: English
Interest: Frankfurt School, Critical Theory, Marx, Kant
Email[email protected]
Program: MA in Philosophy and Social Policy

 

 

 

 

 

Name: Ethan Terrill

Undergraduate University/College: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Graduation date: 2015

Majors: Philosophy and English

Minors: Medieval and Early Modern Studies

Interests: Non-human Animal ethics, aesthetics, normative ethics, criminal justice reform, phenomenology

Email address[email protected]

Program: MA in Philosophy

 

 

 

 

Name: Courtney White

Undergraduate University/College: San Diego State University

Graduation date: 2015

Majors: Philosophy and Public Relations

Interests: Feminist Philosophy, aesthetics, Spinoza, French Philosophy

Email address[email protected]

Program: MA in Philosophy 

 

 

 

 

Name: Brian Wlcek

Undergraduate University/College: Loyola Marymount University

Graduation date: May 2009

Major: Philosophy

Interests: Environmental Ethics, Animal Ethics, Existentialism, Narcotics Policy, Foreign Policy

Email address[email protected]

Program: MA in Public Policy with a Concentration in Philosophy and Social Policy