Six new appointments in Philosophy
New permanent faculty members have been appointed this academic year (2020/2021)
We are delighted to welcome our new permanent staff members who will join us July-August 2020.
- Dr Mahrad Almotahari
- Dr Fedor Benevich
- Dr Mazviita Chirimuuta
- Dr Barry Maguire
- Dr Berislav Marusic
- Dr Jennifer Marusic
Mahrad Almotahari (Senior Lecturer)
Mahrad comes to Edinburgh from the University of Illinois at Chicago and specializes in metaphysics and philosophy of language.
Fedor Benevich (Lecturer)
Fedor comes to Edinburgh from Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich and specializes in medieval Islamic philosophy.
Mazviita Chirimuuta (Senior Lecturer)
Mazviita comes to Edinburgh from the University of Pittsburgh and specializes in the philosophy of neuroscience and philosophy of perception.
Barry Maguire (Senior Lecturer)
Barry comes to Edinburgh from Stanford University and specializes in ethics and political philosophy.
Berislav Marusic (Senior Lecturer)
Berislav comes to Edinburgh from Brandeis University and specializes in epistemology, ethics and philosophy of mind.
Jennifer Marusic (Senior Lecturer)
Jennifer comes to Edinburgh from Brandeis University and specializes in the history of modern philosophy with particular emphasis on Locke and Hume.