Teaching

Undergraduate

2016 Epistemology (Glasgow)

Level: 3

Role: Course Design, Lecturer

Convener: Dr. Chris Lindsay

Content: Tripartite analysis, Gettier objections, knowledge first, internalism/externalism, reliabilism, formal epistemology.


2016 Epistemology (Glasgow)

Level: 1

Role: Component Design, Lecturer

Convener: Dr. Robert Cowan

Content: Propositional knowledge, justification and truth, scepticism, and other minds.


2015: The Philosophy of Time Travel (Glasgow)

Level: 4

Role: Guest Lecturer

Convener: Stephanie Rennick

Content: Problems for counterfactual causation: transitivity, absences, overdetermination, pre-emption and context-sensitivity.


2015: The Philosophy of Mind (Glasgow)

Level: 3-4

Role: Tutor

Convener: Dr. Chris Lindsay

Content: Metaphysics of mind.


2014: Metaphysics (Glasgow)

Level: 3

Role: Guest Lecturer

Convener: Dr. Stephan Leuenberger

Content: Metaphysics, Causation, Counterfactuals (esp. redundant cause/overdetermination problems).


2012: Critical Thinking (Macquarie)

Level: 1

Role: Tutor / Teaching Assistant

Convener: Dr. Albert Atkin

Content: Validity, Soundness, Fallacies, Formalisation and Textual Analysis.


2011: Knowledge and the World (Glasgow)

Level: 1

Role: Tutor

Convener: Dr. Chris Lindsay

Content: Critical Thinking (Validity, Soundness, Fallacies, Formalisation and Textual Analysis) Descartes’ Meditations, Problems of Philosophy – Epistemic Scepticism, Free Will, God’s Existence, Mind-Body problem.


2010: Right and Wrong (Glasgow)

Level: 1

Role: Tutor

Convener: Dr. Richard King

Content: Plato’s Republic, Kantian Ethics, Consequentialism, Virtue Ethics, Justice and Punishment, Moral Problems – Abortion, Euthanasia, Animal Rights, Poverty.

Postgraduate

2016 Epistemology (Glasgow)

Level: Masters

Role: Component Design, Lecturer

Convener: Dr. Gary Kemp

Content: Tripartite analysis, Gettier objections, scepticism


2016 Contrastivism (Hamburg)

Level: Postgraduate

Role: Course Design, Lecturer

Convener: Nathan Wildman

Content: Contrastivism in philosophy of language, epistemology and metaphysics, esp. the work of Jonathan Schaffer.


2015: Research methods (Glasgow)

Level: Postgraduate

Role: Guest Lecturer

Convener: Adam Reiger

Content: Causation in philosophy – problems and applications.


2014: The Philosophy of Mind (Glasgow)

Level: Masters - MSc

Role: Course Design, Lecturer

Convener: Professor Fiona Macpherson

Content: Metaphysics of mind, esp. mental causation, non- reductive physicalism, exclusion arguments, Emergentist theories of mind.