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Jessica Wilson

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Contact

Position:

Professor

Campus:

St. George, UTSC,

Phone Number:

416-287-7174

Biography:

  • B.A. Mathematics, University of California, San Diego (1987)
  • Ph.D. Philosophy, Cornell University (2001)

Prof. Wilson started at UTSC as an Assistant Professor in 2005. Prior to that she was William Wilhartz Assistant Professor at the University of Michigan from 2001. She did her PhD work at Cornell University from 1995–2001 after a year in the PhD program at Colorado-Boulder. She received a BA in mathematics from California-San Diego in 1987. Along with Dr. Jonathan Schaffer, Dr. Wilson was awarded the the 2014 Lebowitz Prize for Philosophical Achievement and Contribution.

For more information visit Prof. Wilson’s personal website.

Research Interests:

Epistemology, Metaphysics

Publications:

Books

Metaphysical Emergence. Under contract, Oxford University Press.

Articles

For a comprehensive list of articles visit Prof. Wilson’s personal website.

Address:

1265 Military Trail Rd., HW 328, Philosophy Hall (PO 102), Office P117, Toronto, ON, M1C 1A4

Secondary Address:

Jackman Humanities Institute (room 412), 170 St. George Street, Toronto, ON M5R 2M8