Amy Kind, Ph.D.

Amy Kind joined the CMC faculty in 1997. Currently Professor of Philosophy, she has previously served as Chair of the Department of Philosophy (2009 - 2012) and Associate Dean of the Faculty (2005 - 2008). At CMC, she teaches classes in philosophy of mind, metaphysics, and logic. She also regularly teaches a Freshman Humanities Seminar on "Life, Death, and Meaning." Her research interests lie broadly in the philosophy of mind, though most of her published work has concerned issues relating either to the imagination or to phenomenal consciousness.

Areas of Expertise

Philosophy of the Mind, Metaphysics, Imagination, Consciousness

Selected Research and Publications

Selected Awards and Affiliations

  • Roy P. Crocker Award for Merit, 2008

Amy Kind, Ph.D.

Professor of Philosophy

Education: B.A., Amherst College; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles
Department: Philosophy
Office Hours:
Phone: (909) 607-3782
Address: Kravis Center 282
Website: Web Site
Curriculum Vitae: CV

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