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UC Davis Department of Philosophy

Bert Baumgaertner

Philosophy Department

1240 Social Sciences and Humanities
University of California, Davis
One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616

Phone: (530) 752-0607

Fax: (530) 752-8964

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Brief Curriculum Vitae


BA, Philosophy,
Wilfird Laurier University

MA, Philosophy
University of California, Davis

Areas of Specialization: Applied Logic (Computation), Philosophy of Mind and Cognitive Science

Areas of Competence: Epistemology, Philosophy of Science, Philosophy of Language

Dissertation: “Classification Intuitions: An Information-Theoretic Approach,” directed by Bernard Molyneux

Courses Taught

Critical Reasoning, Summer, 2009
Introduction to Philosophy of Science, Summer, 2010

Courses Assisted

Introduction to Philosophy, Fall, 2008
Appraising Scientific Reasoning, Spring, 2009
Introduction to Logic (University of Western Ontario), 2007-2008
Values and Society (Wilfrid Laurier University), Winter, 2006
Formal Logic (Wilfrid Laurier University), Fall and Winter, 2005
Philosophy of Religion (Wilfrid Laurier University), Fall, 2005