Teaching at Cardiff University

I have taught, or am teaching:

Year 1: Critical Thinking; Mind, Thought and Reality

Year 2: Epistemology; Philosophy of Communication

Year 3: Philosophy of Science; Animal Minds

MA: Evolutionary approaches to Mind and Society


Previous teaching

ANU, Department of Philosophy

‘The Science of Consciousness’, graduate seminar, July/August 2014: Consciousness Foundations ANU

University of Tuebingen, Department of Philosophy and Centre for Integrative Neuroscience

‘Philosophy of Experimentation’ with Catherine Stinson, summer semester 2013, for syllabus see here

‘Mental Architectures’ with Dr. Hong Yu Wong and Catherine Stinson (Philosophy of Neuroscience), winter semester 2012-2013, for syllabus see here

‘Explaining Consciousness?’ graduate seminar at Center for Integrative Neuroscience, summer semester 2012, for syllabus see here

‘Decision Making: Models, Mechanisms and Levels’, graduate seminar co-taught with Dr. Hong Yu Wong (Philosophy) and Dr. Kirsten Volz (Neuroscience), winter semester 2011-2012, for syllabus see here


Fun and worthy stuff

Philosophy and Video Games workshop: In May 2018 (following on from a public engagement project), I invited Jordan Webber to run an afternoon workshop with undergraduate students on thinking through philosophical problems with video games.

MAP workshop: I’m organising a workshop to (hopefully) kickstart a MAP chapter at Cardiff on Monday May 14th: MAP poster and schedule