Mississippi State University


I am an instructor of philosophy and economics at Mississippi State University (Meridian & Starkville). My primary areas of research are philosophy of psychology and philosophy of neuroscience.

I am also the co-chair for the History and Philosophy of Science Division in the Mississippi Academy of Sciences. The program for the 2024 meeting is here.

upcoming and recent presentations

Feb 29, 2024 “Identity and autonomy: An examination of methodological independence.” Mississippi Academy of Sciences Annual Meeting: HPS Division. Hattiesburg, MS.
Nov 25, 2023 “Active forgetting in Drosophila and the limitations of cognitive psychology.” Annual Web Conference of the International Society for the Philosophy of the Sciences of the Mind. Online.
Sep 28, 2023 “Repetition and memory: An investigation of confirmation in cognitive psychology and neurobiology.” Philosophy and Neuroscience at the Gulf VI. Pensacola Beach, FL.
Mar 25, 2023 “In defense of the bottom-up method.” Spring Meeting of the Deep South Philosophy and Neuroscience Workgroup. Memphis, TN.
Mar 9, 2023 “Functional kinds and the special sciences.” SSPP. Louisville, KY.