Andrew Culbreth

andrew [dot] james [dot] culbreth [at] emory [dot] edu

PhD Candidate, Philosophy, Emory University

Mellon Graduate Teaching Fellow, Agnes Scott College (2018-19)

academia.edu page: https://emory.academia.edu/AndrewCulbreth

Research
  • Areas of Specialization: Ancient Greek and Roman Philosophy; Ethics
  • Areas of Competence:  Moral Psychology (esp. Philosophy of the Emotions); Philosophy of Science; History of Philosophy (esp. 19th and 20th c. Continental Philosophy)
  • Dissertation: “Good Hope and Happiness in Plato and Aristotle”.  Supervisor: Dr. Marta Jimenez
Education
  • PhD Philosophy, Emory University (expected January 2020)
  • MA Philosophy, Emory University, 2017
  • BA Philosophy, Vassar College, 2012
Teaching Experience

Instructor of record at a variety institutions.  All appointments listed below:

  • Agnes Scott College: Mellon Graduate Teaching Fellow 2018-19
    • Moral Psychology and Virtues (PHI 396), Spring 2019
    • Contemporary Moral Problems (PHI 112), Fall 2018
  • Emory University, courses taught
    • Introduction to Logic (PHIL 110), Spring 2018
    • Love and Friendship (PHIL 136), Fall 2017
    • Introduction to Ethics (PHIL 115), Spring 2016
    • The Philosophy of Science (PHIL 125), Fall 2015
    • Bioethics (PHIL 116), Spring 2015 (served as TA)
    • Ancient Greek and Medieval Philosophy (PHIL 200W), Fall 2014 (served as TA)
  • The Emory-Tibet Science Initiative (ETSI): co-taught intensive courses in the philosophy of science at Tibetan Buddhist monasteries in southern India.
    • The Philosophy of Science, Gaden Shartse Monastery in Karnataka, India, May 2017
    • The Philosophy of Science, Drepung Loseling Monastery in Karnataka, India, May 2016