Graduate Students

Graduate Students

M.A./Ph.D. Students

 

Aatif Abbas aabbas2@binghamton.edu

Degree: B.A. Economics and Mathematics, Williams College
AOS: Social and Political Philosophy (esp. Global Justice and Economic Justice), Applied Business Ethics, Critical Theory
Advisor: Max Pensky

Jake Bartholomew jbartho1@binghamton.edu

Degree: B.A. Alaska - Anchorage; M.A. Binghamton University
AOS: 20th Century Continental (esp. French and Critical Theory), Ethics, Social and Political Philosophy
AOC: Feminist Philosophy, History of Philosophy (Modern), Latin American Philosophy
Advisor: Max Pensky
Dissertation: "Reading Pleasure and Desire in Adorno" (working title)

Aaron Bell aaronbell1107@gmail.com
Degree: B.A. Worcester Polytechnic
AOS: Critical Theory, Critical Animal Studies
Advisor: Max Pensky
Sean Bustard sbustar1@binghamton.edu
Degree: B.A. Manhattan College; M.A. Georgia State
AOS: Social and Political Philosophy, Critical Theory
AOC: Early Modern Philosophy: 18th Century, Ethics, Applied Ethics, 19th Century Continental Philosophy
Advisor: Robert Guay
Dissertation: "The We in I: Institutional Recognition and the Diagnosis of Social Pathologies" (working title)
Alison Coombs acoombs1@binghamton.edu
Degree: B.A. Philosophy and Spanish, Metropolitan State University of Denver; M.A. Binghamton University
AOS: Applied Ethics, Normative Ethics
AOC: Ancient Greek Philosophy, Asian Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy
Advisor: Anja Karnein
Dissertation: "Disability and Autonomy: Toward an Ethic of Inclusion and Self-Determination in Bioethics and Public Policy" (working title)
Andrey Darovskikh adarovs1@binghamton.edu
Degree: B.A. History, Saint-Petersburg State University of Culture and Arts; M.A. Philosophy, Saint-Petersburg State University; M.A. Interdisciplinary Medieval Studies, Central European University
AOS:
Philosophy, History, Classical Studies
AOC:
Ancient and Medieval Philosophy, History of Science, Philosophy of biology, Bioethics
Advisor: Anthony Preus
Brandon Davis Shannon bdavisshannon@gmail.com | website
Degree: B.A. Washington College; M.A. Binghamton University
AOS: 
Normative Ethics, Feminist Ethics
AOC: 
Applied Ethics, Logic, Philosophy of Law 
Advisor: Lisa Tessman
Jenn Dum jdum1@binghamton.edu | website

Degree: B.A. Philosophy, Minor in Economics, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania; M.A. Binghamton University
AOS: Social and Political Philosophy, Applied Ethics, Philosophy of Education
AOC: Ethics, History of Philosophy (esp. Ancient, Kant, Nietzsche)
Advisor: Robert Guay
Dissertation: "Dimensions of Educational Justice: Practices, Reciprocity, and Individual Development" (working title)

Phillip Emerson pemerso1@binghamton.edu 
Degree: M.A. Philosophy, Cleveland State University
AOS: Ethics, Moral Psychology
Advisor:
Robert Guay
Dissertation: "Rethinking Feelings about Morality, and Re-feeling Thinking about Emotions: An Examination through Guilt and Shame" (working title)
Laura Engel lengel1@binghamton.edu 
Degree: B.A. Gustavus Adolphus
Advisor: Lisa Tessman
 Katrina England kenglan1@binghamton.edu | website 
Degree: B.A. Philosophy, minor in Gender Studies, Westminster College; A.S. University Studies, Utah Valley University
AOS: Social and Political Philosophy, Metaethics, Feminist Theory
Advisor: Lisa Tessman
Joshua Felix jfelix1@binghamton.edu
Degree: B.A. SUNY New Paltz; M.A. Binghamton University
AOS: Social and Political Philosophy, Ethics
AOC: Philosophy of Law, Applied Ethics, Ancient Philosophy
Advisor: 
Max Pensky
Dissertation: "The Plummet and the Line: an Essay on Justice and Equality" (working title)
Committee: Max Pensky (Chair), Anthony R. Reeves, Christopher Morgan-Knapp
John Gudenzi jgudenz1@binghamton.edu
Degree: B.A. English Literature and Philosophy, University of Southern California; M.A. Philosophy, King's College London
Advisor: Robert Guay
Nicholas Hall nhall4@binghamton.edu
Deegree: B.A. Philosophy, Environmental Studies, Binghamton University; M.A. Philosophy, Binghamton University
AOS: Environmental Ethics
AOC: Normative and Applied Ethics
Advisor: Anja Karnein
Jeffrey Hastings jhastin2@binghamton.edu
Degree: B.A. Philosophy, DePaul University; M.A. Binghamton University
AOS: Continental Philosophy, Critical Theory
AOC: Analytic Ethics, History of Philosophy
Advisor: Robert Guay
Karin Howe khowe1@binghamton.edu | website
Degree: B.A. SUNY Cortland; M.S. Carnegie Mellon; M.A. Binghamton University 
AOS: Political Philosophy
AOC: 
Logic, Philosophy of Language, Ethics
Advisor: 
Bat-Ami Bar On
Dissertation: 
"The Political Role of Conscientious Refusal" (working title)
Ann Johnson ajohnso7@binghamton.edu
Degree: B.A., M.A. Boise State
AOS: Social Philosophy, Feminism, Phenomenology
Advisor:
Bat-Ami Bar On
Seulki Kim skim295@binghamton.edu 
Degree: B.A., M.A. Ewha Womans University
Advisor: Robert Guay
Dissertation: "Nietzsche on Reason" (working title)
Nick Kreuder nkreude1@binghamton.edu

Degree: B.A. SUNY Geneseo; M.A. Binghamton University
AOS: Normative and Applied Ethics
Advisor: Christopher Morgan-Knapp

Huseyin S. Kuyumcuoglu hkuyumc1@binghamton.edu
Degree: B.S. Computer Engineering, M.A. Philosophy, Boğaziçi University
AOS: Moral and Political Philosophy, Political Economy, Exploitation
AOC: Normative Ethics, Justice
Advisor: Max Pensky
James C. Lethbridge jlethbr1@binghamton.edu
Degree: A.A. Liberal Arts, Sussex County Community College; B.A. Philosophy, Minor in History, Bloomfield College; M.A. Philosophy, University of Toledo
AOS: Social and Political Philosophy
AOC: Ethics, American Philosophy, American Intellectual History, Philosophy of Religion
Advisor: Max Pensky
Courtney Miller cmille19@binghamton.edu
Degree: B.A. John Carroll University, M.A. Binghamton University
AOS: Social and Political Philosophy
AOC: 
Feminist Philosophy, Epistemology, Applied Ethics
Advisor: 
Bat-Ami Bar On
Dissertation: "Structuring Epistemic Injustice" (working title)
Sinan Oruc soruc1@binghamton.edu
Degree: B.A. Boğaziçi University; M.A. Galatasaray University
Advisor: Max Pensky
Khagendra Prasai kprasai1@binghamton.edu
Degree: B.A., M.A. Tribhuvan University; M.A. University of South Florida
Advisor: Max Pensky
Gina Santiago gsantia2@binghamton.edu
Degree: B.A. Philosophy and Sociology, Providence College; M.A. Philosophy, Binghamton University
AOS: Ancient Greek Philosophy, Social and Political Philosophy
AOC: Modern Philosophy, Continental Philosophy
Advisor: Anthony Preus
Dissertation: "Eristic Arguments and Limits of Philosophical Discourse in Plato's Euthydemus" (working title)
Richard Saucedo rsauced1@binghamton.edu
Degree: B.A. DePaul University
AOS: Social and Political, Virtue Ethics, Asian Philosophy
Advisor: 
Charles Goodman
Aaron Schultz aschul10@binghamton.edu
Degree: B.A. Grand Valley State University; M.A. Kent State University
AOS: Buddhist Philosophy and Ethics
Advisor: Charles Goodman
Tucker Sechrest esechre1@binghamton.edu
Degree: B.A. Arizona; M.A. University of Chicago
AOS: Political Philosophy
Advisor:
Anthony Reeves
Claryn Spies cspies1@binghamton.edu
Degree: B.A. Political Studies and Philosophy, Bard College
AOS: Continental Philosophy, Social and Political Theory, Critical Theory
Advisor: Max Pensky
Henock Y. Tessema htessem1@binghamton.edu
Degree: Associate Degree in Aviation Maintenance, Ethiopian Airlines Aviation Academy; B.A. Philosophy, Addis Ababa University; M.A. Philosophy and Social Policy, George Washington University
AOS: Social and Political Philosophy
AOC: Applied Ethics
Advisor: Anthony Reeves
Andrew Towers atowers2@binghamton.edu
Degree: B.A. Philosophy, minor in Religious Studies, Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne; M.A. Philosophy, Gonzaga University
AOS: Buddhist Philosophy, Philosophy of Consciousness, Comparative Philosophy
AOC: Ethics, Phenomenology, Pragmatism
Advisor: Charles Goodman
Robert Whelan rwhelan1@binghamton.edu
Degree: B.A. Sociology and Religion, Trinity College Dublin; M.Phil. Religion and Conflict Studies, Trinity College Dublin
Advisor: Max Pensky
Jessica Vera Wielgus jwielgu1@binghamton.edu
Degree: B.A. DePaul University; M.A. Philosophy, Binghamton University
AOS:
Migration Ethics, Conceptions of Moral Responsibility
AOC: Ethics, Social and Political Philosophy
Advisor: Max Pensky
M. Blake Wilson mwilso16@binghamton.edu
Degree: B.A. San Francisco State University; M.A. San Diego State University; J.D. University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law
AOS: Philosophy of Law, Political Philosophy
AOC: 19th Century German Philosophy, Ethics
Advisor: Max Pensky
Dissertation: "What's So Private About Private Property?"
Fernando Zapata fzapata1@binghamton.edu
Degree: B.A. Queens College; M.A. Stony Brook University
AOS: American Philosophy (esp. Dewey), Social and Political Philosophy
AOC: Aesthetics, Ethics
Advisor: 
Randy Friedman

Last Updated: 2/8/17