Ph.D., University of Iowa, 2000
Appointed at UMass: 2000
Areas of interest:
History of Early Analytic Philosophy, Logical Analysis, Philosophy
of Language, Philosophy of Science, Ethics
My primary project at present involves the reconstruction
of the intensional logic of the early theories of meaning of
Frege and Russell. I am also working on side-projects involving
informal logic, metaphysics, ethics, and Wittgenstein.
Frege and the Logic of Sense and Reference. New York: Routledge, 2002.
"Russell's Anticipation of the Lambda Calculus," History and Philosophy of
Logic 24 (2003): 15-37.
"The Number of Senses," Erkenntnis 58 (May 2003): 302-323.
"Russell on 'Disambiguating With the Grain'," Russell n.s. 21 (Winter 2001-
"When is Genetic Reasoning not Fallacious?" Argumentation 16 (2002): 383-400.
"Russell's Paradox in Appendix B of the Principles of Mathematics: Was Frege's
Response Adequate?" History and Philosophy of Logic 22 (2001): 13-28.