Welcome!

I am an Associate Professor at the Department of Philosophy, Logic and Scientific Method, at the London School of Economics.

I will be Full Professor for logic and philosophy of science at the Department of Philosophy at the University of Salzburg from September 2014 onwards. I will remain a Visiting Professor at the Department of Philosophy, Logic and Scientific Method at the London School of Economics.

I am an associate editor of the European Journal for the Philosophy of Science and an editor of the Review of Symbolic Logic.

Before coming to LSE, I was a Junior Research Fellow in Philosophy at The Queen's College, University of Oxford. My doctoral degree is from the University of Cambridge (I was supervised by Jeremy Butterfield).

 

My areas of specialisation:

General philosophy of science, philosophy of physics, philosophy of climate science, philosophy of mathematics, evidence and philosophy of statistics

 

My areas of competence:

Logic, philosophy of biology, philosophy of language, epistemology, history of philosophy (in particular history of analytic philosophy and British empiricism)