Placement

Data regarding the department's record of graduate student placement appears below, with Ph.D. recipients grouped by the year their degrees were awarded. For each recipient, dissertation titles and major advisor(s) are given, along with the recipient's initial and current career outcome. Where applicable, the following abbreviations have been used: T=tenured, TT=tenure-track, FT=fixed-term, PD=postdoc, PP=permanent position. (PP is used for academic placements in places where no tenure system exists, such as the UK.)

Dissertation Title (Major Advisor) Graduation Year Initial Career Outcome Current Career Outcome
Aristotle on the Epistemic Role of Passion (Jones) 2018 Northwestern University (TT) Northwestern University (TT)
Dependence on Persons and Dependence on Things in Rousseau's Social, Psychological, and Aesthetic Theory (Moran)   Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México  (PD) Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (PD)
The Ethics and Epistemology of Empathy (Moran) 2018 Tulane University (TT) Tulane University (TT)
Informal Political Representation: Normative and Conceptual Foundations (Shelby) 2018 San Francisco State University (TT) San Francisco State University (TT)
Into Question: An Account of Inquiry (Hall) 2018 Derek Bok Center, Harvard University Derek Bok Center, Harvard University
Matters of Life and Death (Kamm) 2018 Princeton University (PD) Princeton University (PD)
Practical Cognitivism: An Essay on Normative Judgment (Korsgaard) 2018 Bennington College (FT) Bennington College (FT)
Self-Consciousness in Kant's Moral Philosophy (Korsgaard) 2018 St. Andrew's School St. Andrew's School
Objectivity and Intersubjectivity in Moral Philosophy (Berker) 2017 Private consulting firm Private consulting firm
Sovereign Sentiments: Conceptions of Self-Control in David Hume, Adam Smith, and Jane Austen (Simmons) 2017 Columbia University (PD) Fordham University (TT)
Phenomenal Concepts, Transparency, and the Hard Problems of Consciousness (Hall) 2017 Southern Virginia University (TT) Southern Virginia University (TT)
Formal Analyticity (Koellner) 2017 Boston University (PD) University of Rochester (TT)
The Authority of Morality and the Recognition of Persons (Korsgaard) 2017 Michigan State University (FT) Michigan State University (FT)
Acting from Thought about Action (Korsgaard) 2016 Auburn University (PD) Keble College, University of Oxford (PP)
Counsel and Command: An Address-Dependent Account of Authority (Korsgaard) 2016 University of Zurich (PD) University of Zurich (PD)
The Social Constitution of the Body: Bodily Alienation and Bodily Integrity (Kelly) 2016 Florida International University (TT) Florida International University (TT)
Belief and Ameliiorative Epistemology (Siegel) 2016 Massachusetts Institute of Technology (PD) DePauw University (FT)
On Perception's Role in Aristotle's Epistemology (Jones) 2015 Boston University (TT) Boston University (TT)
Loving, Valuing, Regretting, and Being Oneself (Scanlon) 2015 Stanford University (PD) Hebrew University (PD)
Species, Humans, and Transformations (Hall) 2015 University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill (PD) Tufts University (PD)
Kant's Science of the Moral World and Moral Objectivity (Korsgaard) 2015 University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee (FT) University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee (FT)
Rational Reconstruction and the Construction of an Interlocutor (Hall) 2015 University of Chicago (PD) Lincoln College, University of Oxford (PP)
The Self-Body Problem in Descartes and Malebranche (Simmons) 2014 Temple University (TT) Temple University (TT)
Wrongs without Rights (Korsgaard) 2014 University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School (TT) University of Michigan, Law School (TT)
Intellectual Property Rights and Institutions: A Pluralist Account (Scanlon) 2014 Robbins, Russell, Englert, Orseck, Untereiner & Sauber Morgan Lewis
No Metaphysics within Physics? (Hall) 2014 Birmingham University (PP) Yale University (TT)
Essays on Biological Individuality (Godfrey-Smith) 2014 Dalhousie University (PD) University of Utah
Making People Happy, Not Making Happy People (Scanlon) 2014 Princeton University (TT) Princeton University (TT)
The Normativity of Structural Rationality (Scanlon) 2014 Queen's University (PD) Centre for Clinical Ethics
Knowledge in Action (Kelly) 2013 Koç University (TT) Koç University (TT)
The Commonwealth as Agent: Group Action, the Common Good, and the General Will (Korsgaard) 2013 Bates College (PD) Bates College (TT)
Global Institutions and Relations among Non-Co-Citizens (Scanlon) 2013 Goethe University, Frankfurt (PD) Seoul National University (TT)
Three Papers on and around the Access Problem (Hall) 2013 Australian National University (PD) Oakland University (TT)
The Power of Practical Conclusion and Essays in the Economic Analysis of Legal Systems (Korsgaard) 2013 Universidad de los Andes University of California, Santa Barbara (TT)
Conceptualism and Objectivity in Locke's Account of Natural Kinds (Simmons) 2013 St. Michael's College (TT) St. Michael's College (TT)
Duties of Rescue: A Moderate Account (Berker) 2013 Private employment Private employment
Topics in Philosophical Logic (Goldfarb) 2012 University of Oslo (PD) University of Texas, Austin (TT)
Three Studies in the Theory of Function (Nickel) 2012 SIM University (PP) SIM University (PP)
Bodily Sensations: Nature, Location, and Extent (Siegel) 2011 Jawaharlal Nehru University (PD) Ashoka University (TT)
The Contributions of Mathematics in Applications (Parsons) 2011 University of Minnesota (PD) Carleton College (TT)
Freedom, Authority, and Neutrality: A Kantian Account of Political Legitimacy (Korsgaard) 2011 University of Pittsburgh (FT) Trinity College, University of Toronto (TT)
Embodied Perception (Moran) 2011 Stony Brook University (TT) Stony Brook University (TT)
Matters of Taste, Personal and Otherwise (Scanlon) 2011 University of Chicago, Law School (PD) University of Pennsylvania, Law School (TT)
Morality and Other Values: A Contractualist Perspective (Scanlon) 2010 Korea University (TT) Korea University (TT)
Justice, Unequal Talents, and the Market (Scanlon) 2010 Stanford University (TT) Bowdoin College (TT)
Reasoning as Action (Siegel) 2010 Bard College (TT) Private employment
An Epistemological Argument for Moral Response-Dependence (Korsgaard) 2010 Oriel College, University of Oxford (PP) Central European University (TT)
Idealization, Explanation, and Fiction (Godfrey-Smith) 2010 Van Leer Jerusalem Institute (PD) Hebrew University (PP)
Divorcing the Good and the Right (Scanlon) 2009 Harvard University, Program in Ethics and Health (PD) Claremont McKenna College (T)
Extending and Ending Life in Health Care and Beyond (Kamm) 2009    
Nonsense, Truth, and Ineffability (Goldfarb) 2009 University of Pittsburgh (TT) University of Pittsburgh (T)
Freedom, Fairness, and Responsibility (Scanlon) 2009 University of York (PP) University of York (PP)
Practical Reason and the Structure of Reflective Agency (Moran) 2008 University of New Mexico (TT) Boston University (T)
What Lies Within: Essays on Phenomenology, Psychology, and Self-knowledge (Moran) 2008 New College of Florida (PD) University of Memphis (TT)
In Defense of Phenomenalism: Why Berkeley Is Not All Wrong (Simmons) 2008 Syracuse University (TT) Carleton University (T)
Agency and the Mind-Body Problem (Moran) 2008 Bryn Mawr (TT) Private employment
Your Money or Your Life: Coercion in Personal and Political Contexts (Korsgaard) 2008 New York University (TT) University of Pittsburgh (TT)
The Problems of Skepticism (Moran) 2008   Willamette University (T)
Understanding, Reflection, and Intuition: An Essay in Rationalist Epistemology and Philosophy of Psychology (Simmons) 2008 University of Miami (TT) University of Miami (T)
The Structure of Thought (Siegel) 2008 Texas Tech University (TT) York University (T)