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UC Davis Department of Philosophy

Bernard Molyneux

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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Assistant Professor

Brief Curriculum Vitae

Office: 2292 Social Sciences and Humanities Building

Phone: (530) 554-4916


Ph.D.: Rutgers University, 2006

Dissertation: “Aspects of Consciousness Explained,” directed by Alvin Goldman

Areas of Specialization: Philosophy of mind, philosophy of cognitive science

Joined the UC Davis Philosophy Faculty: 2006

2011-2012 Course Schedule

103 Philosophy of Mind
202 Theory of Knowledge Seminar

Not Teaching

13 Minds, Brains, and Computers
189C Topics in Theory of Knowledge

Other Courses
189H Topics in Philosophy of Mind
200A Proseminar I
203 Philosophy of Mind Seminar

Recent Publications

“Why Experience Taught me Nothing about Transparency,” Noûs, Vol. 43, No. 1 (2009), 116-136.

“Intuitions are Inclinations to Believe,” Philosophical Studies, Vol. 145, No. 1. (2009), 255-277 (with Joshua Earlenbaugh).

Currently Supervising Dissertations

Bert Baumgaertner, “Adaptive Concepts”