About Me

I am a PhD candidate in philosophy at the University of Pennsylvania. Prior to my doctoral studies, I received a B.A. in Philosophy and Humanities from Villanova University (2014) and completed the post-baccalaureate program in Classical Studies at the University of Pennsylvania (2015). I was also a visiting student in Classical Philosophy at Blackfriars Hall, University of Oxford (2013).

My primary areas of research are ancient philosophy and contemporary ethics. My other interests include the history of philosophy (early modern & modern), philosophy of education, and logic. 

I was awarded the inaugural Provost’s Graduate Academic Engagement Fellowship to design and teach a new Academically Based Community Service course entitled Public Philosophy & Civic Engagement. You can read more about my fellowship activities here, here, here, and here.

I am an active member of Penn’s Project for Philosophy for the Young (P4Y). This year I am serving as a high school Ethics Bowl Coach at Mastery Charter-Shoemaker Campus.

In my spare time I enjoy tutoring folks of all ages in subjects like Ancient Greek, Latin, Philosophy, and Logic. I tutor on a variety of platforms, but one such profile can be found here.

A copy of my CV is available here.


Photo Credit: Samantha Delman, The Daily Pennsylvanian