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        The New School for Social Research
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        Department of Philosophy
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        New York, NY 10003
        Tel: 212.229.5707 ext. 3078

        Mailing Address
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        Chair: Dmitri Nikulin

        Senior Secretary: Despina Dontas
        DontasD@newschool.edu

        Student Advisors:
        James Tribendis
        PhilAdvisor@newschool.edu

        Samuel Yelton
        PhilosophyWS@newschool.edu

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    • With an interdisciplinary understanding of philosophical ideas, students from the Department of Philosophy continue onward with exceptional preparedness and scholarship to study and work with the brightest minds at the best institutions.

      Master’s Students

      Our MA students have continued their studies at top universities, including Columbia University, Northwestern University, Vanderbilt University, University of California, Los Angeles, Emory University, McGill University, and Fordham University.

      They have also found employment as teachers, writers, analysts, and more at institutions like Marist College and Bridge to Success Academy and companies like Ipsoft, Headspace, and Nielsen.


      PhD Students

      Our doctoral students are working in positions throughout the academic world.

      • Carlo Alvaro (2017) is a professor at NYC College of Technology
      • Kevin Alistair Temple (2017) is a senior campaign writer and adjunct instructor at the University of Toronto
      • Cameron Bassiri (2016) is a visiting assistant professor at American University
      • Adam Gies (2016) is an assistant professor at Clemson University
      • Marcello Kilani (2016) is a visiting assistant professor at Eastern Connecticut State University
      • Edyta Kuzian (2016) is a postdoctoral scholar at Clemson University
      • Matthew Lampert (2016) is an assistant professor at Wheeling Jesuit University
      • Anna Aloisia Moser (2016) is an assistant professor at Katholische Privatuniversität in Linz, Austria
      • Meghan Robinson (2016) is an assistant professor at Montclair State University
      • Roy Ben Shai (2016) is an assistant professor of philosophy at Sarah Lawrence College
      • Clayton Shoppa (2016) is an assistant professor at Saint Francis College
      • Fanny Soderback (2016) is an assistant professor at DePaul University
      • Jason Fisette (2015) is a continuing lecturer at the University of Nevada, Reno
      • Christopher French (2015) is an adjunct instructor at Suffolk Community College
      • Eric Godoy (2015) is an assistant professor at Illinois State University
      • Robin Muller (2015) is an assistant professor at California State University, Northridge
      • Anna Strelis (2015) is a fellow and instructor at the University of Copenhagen, Denmark
      • Janna Van Grunsven (2015) is a postdoctoral fellow at Fordham University
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Graduates and Adult Learners

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