Graduate Placement

Amena Coronado and Professor Daniel Guevara, Commencement 2016

Doctoral Recipient Name: Dissertation Title     Faculty Adviser

Initial Placement     Current Position

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2016

Alexis Mourenza (Dis)appearing Minds: Methodological Assumptions and Epistemological Biases in Animal Behavior and Cognition Research     Adviser: Daniel Guevara

Initial TBA     

Amena Coronado: Suffering and The Value of Life     Adviser: Daniel Guevara

Community College of Philadelphia (Assistant Professor)

2015

Kyle RobertsonVirtue and Empirical Psychology      Adviser: Daniel Guevara

UC, Santa Cruz (Lecturer)    UC, Santa Cruz Center for Public Philosophy (Co-Director)

2014

Javier Cardoza-Kon: Heidegger: From Ontological Politics to Technological Politics     Adviser: David Hoy

Notre Dame de Namur University (Lecturer)    Portland State University (Adjunct Professor)

2013

Brian Prosser: Conscientious Subjectivity in Kierkegaard and Levinas     Adviser: Abe Stone

Evergreen Valley College (Adjunct Instructor)    San Jose State University (Adjunct Instructor)

Ryan Scherbart: Determinism, Alief, and Observer-Dependent Freedom: How to Mitigate the Consequesnces of Deterministic Thinking     Adviser: Jonathan Ellis

Cabrillo College (Philosophy Instructor)    Chabot College (Assistant Professor)

2012

Brian Axel: Of Wonder and Waking     Adviser: Richard Otte

Reed College (Visiting Associate Professor) 

Christoph DurtThe Paradox of the Modern Primary-Secondary Quality Disctinction, and Husserl on "mathematization of nature" and life-world"     Adviser: David Hoy

UC Berkeley (Visiting Lecturer, Visiting Researcher)     University of Heidelberg and European Union (Postdoctoral Research Associate)

Sandra DreisbachThe Impact of Psychological Research on Moral Decision Making: Prospect Theory and the Doctrine of Doing and Allowing     Adviser: Daniel Guevara

UC Santa Cruz (Lecturer)     Ethical Resolve (Founding Partner)

Lucas McGranahanEvolutionary Pragmatism: The Darwinian Structure of William James' Thought     Adviser: Rasmus Grønfeldt Winther

UC Santa Cruz (Kresge College Lecturer)     Legal Assistance for Seniors (Development Assistant)

Benjamin RoomeForging Psychiatric Categories: A Philosophical Examination of the Creation and Stabilization of Diagnostic Knowledge     Adviser: Paul Roth

Education Technology and Assessment Expert: Knowledgestreem (Owner)   Singularity University (Consultant; curriculum and pedagogy development)   Ethical Resolve (Founding Partner)

2011

Kaija Marie Wycisk MortensenIntuition as a Source of Philosophical Insight: A Critical Examination of Some Contemporary Views     Adviser: Paul Roth

Davidson College (Visiting Assistant Professor)      Randolph College (Assistant Professor)

Jessica Samuels: An Examination of the Role of Emotions in Strengthening the Internalist Picture     Adviser: Daniel Guevara

UC Santa Cruz (Stevenson College Lecturer)     Dharma Realm Buddhist University (Assistant Professor)

2010

Jacob MetcalfEthics in the Open: Applied Ethics for Lively Worlds     Adviser: David Hoy

UC Santa Cruz (Postdoctoral Fellow, Science & Justice Training Program)    Ethical Resolve (Founding Partner)

Sara RettusA Groundwork for the Ethical and Social Implications of Intimacy     Adviser: Ellen Suckiel

De Anza College (Lecturer)     Mission College (Associate Faculty)

2009

Alan PetrieA Nature of Value     Adviser: Daniel Guevara

Milhous Children's Services, Nevada City (Outdoor Program Coordinator)




Ben Roome and Lucas McGranahan at 2012 commencement

Dr. Roome and Dr. McGranahan, 2012 Commencement

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MA Placement

Mary Garcia and Zachary Feigenbaum at Commencement 2014

Mary Garcia and Zack Feigenbaum, 2014 Commencement

Master Degree Recipient Name: Program/Employment Location

2016

James Gray

2015

Sawyer Hardie

2014

Zachary Feigenbaum

Mary Garcia

James Sutter

2012

Kamal Dhah

2010

Craig Davis

Matthew Frise: Philosophy Ph.D. program, University of Rochester

2009

Paul Guernsey: Philosophy Ph.D. program, University of Oregon

Daniel Pilchman: Philosophy Ph.D. program, UC Irvine

Bryan Quintero

2008

Jason Bennet

2007

Nathalie Nya: Philosophy Ph.D program, Penn State

Timothy Wong

2006

Daniel Turner

2005

Gregory Klein: High School Teacher, Philadelphia, PA

Megan Gendreau: Philosophy Ph.D. program, UC Riverside

Camen McDonald: Philosophy Ph.D. program, UC Santa Barbara

2004

Zachary Fruhling: Senior Content Developer at Cengage Learning/Aplia Inc

Alexandra Plakais: Philosophy Ph.D. program, University of Michigan

Jesse Slavens

Bradley Thompson

2003

Peter Murray

Bryan Telegin

James Sutter, Summer 2014