Cheryl Chen

Cheryl Chen

Director of Undergraduate Studies
Senior Lecturer on Philosophy
Faculty Dean, Dunster House
Cheryl Chen

Research Interests: Epistemology, Philosophy of Mind, Metaphysics, and Philosophy of Religion

Cheryl Chen received her Ph.D. in philosophy from UC Berkeley and taught at Bryn Mawr College before coming to Harvard in 2006. She works mainly in epistemology and the philosophy of mind, though she also has interests in the philosophy of religion, metaphysics, the history of philosophy, and applied ethics. Research topics include: transcendental arguments, the relation between perception and belief, first person thought, the epistemology of religious experience, and the passage of time.

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