Alison Peterman

Assistant Professor, Department of Philosophy, University of Rochester

Alison

Contact

Office:520 Lattimore Hall
Phone:585-275-8146
Email:alison.peterman@rochester.edu
Office Hours:Thursday, 12:00-2:00 pm

Areas of Specialization

Early Modern Philosophy
History of Philosophy of Science

Education

PhD, Philosophy 2012 Northwestern University
MS, Physics 2012 University of Maryland
BA, Philosophy 2004 University of Richmond

CV

A current CV is available here.

Upcoming Talks

Attributes workshop, Barnard College, Columbia, August 13-14, 2014.
Spinoza and Descartes workshop, Johns Hopkins, September 14, 2014.
Embodiment workshop, Université Paris VII - Diderot, December 12, 2014.

Research

"Spinoza on the 'principles of natural things'." Leibniz Review (22), December 2012.
"Spinoza on physical science." Philosophy Compass 9(3), March 2014.
Please see CV for forthcoming work and work in progress.

Teaching

PHL 150: Reason and Argument (Syllabus)
PHL 202: Introduction to Modern Philosophy (Syllabus)
PHL 300: Seminar for Majors (Perception) (Syllabus)
PHL 300: Seminar for Majors (Freedom) (Syllabus)
PHL 327/BCS 227 (with Lauren Emberson): Theory of Perception (Syllabus)