Dr John Heil


Academic Background

Ph.D., Vanderbilt University

Career Highlights

  • Professor of Philosophy, Washington University in St. Louis, 2004 –
  • Paul B. Freeland Professor of Philosophy, Davidson College, 1987 – 2004
  • Professor of Philosophy, Virginia Commonwalth University, 1979 – 1986
  • Visiting appointments at Brown University and the University of Rochester
  • Research appointments at Cornell University and the Unviersity of California, Berkeley.


Recent Publications

Work in Progress

  • ‘Thought with and without Language’
  • ‘Making sense of the Senses’.

Research Interests

Metaphysics, philosophy of mind, epistemology.