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CEPA Seminar: Shyam Nair

Sundial on Tulane University's Campus - The Murphy Institute

Assistant Professor, Arizona State University


Uptown Campus
Rogers Chapel
Seminar Room

Event Details

Invitation Only

Event Type: Faculty Seminars

Sponsored By: Murphy Institute , Center for Ethics and Public Affairs

More Information

Shyam Nair is Assistant Professor of Philosophy at Arizona State University and a 2019-2020 Center for Ethics and Public Affairs Faculty Fellow. Professor Nair's research concerns issues at the intersection of ethics (especially normative ethics, practical reason, and metaethics), epistemology, and philosophical logic.  His publications appear in top tier journals, including Philosophical Studies, Mind, and Philosophy and Phenomenological Research. Professor Nair received his PhD in philosophy from the University of Southern California in 2014.

The Murphy Institute

Established in memory of Charles H. Murphy, Sr. (1870-1954), and inspired by the vision of Charles H. Murphy, Jr. (1920-2002), The Murphy Institute exists to help Tulane faculty and students understand economic, moral, and political problems we all face and think about. More important, it exists to help us understand how these problems have come to be so closely interconnected.