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I am a PhD philosophy candidate at the University of California, Berkeley working under the supervision of Lara Buchak and Jay Wallace. I expect to receive my degree in May 2020.

Disagreement is a central topic of my research. In my dissertation, I argue that when faced with a moral peer disagreement, belief revision is required of you only in cases in which your higher-order reasons for taking your dissenter to be your peer are equally compelling to your first-order reasons for thinking your dissenter made a mistake. 


When I am not doing philosophy, I enjoy spending time with my three young children and my wife. My family and I enjoy going on hikes, and I’m proud to say that just recently my two boys finished an entire hike without needing to be carried.