Assistant Professor, Philosophy
Ethics, Action Theory, Metaethics

Old Main, 100


Assistant Professor of Philosophy
Old Main, 100
Telephone: 651-696-6246
Office Hours:
Spring 2018 — Wednesday 3:00 to 5:00 pm and by appointment
Professor Asarnow works at the intersection of moral philosophy, action theory, and metaethics.  His research concerns foundational questions about reasoning, rationality, and the nature of intentional action, with particular focus on the idea of acting for a reason. In addition to teaching in these areas, he teaches courses in applied ethics and biomedical ethics.
BA: Swarthmore College, 2008
PhD: Stanford University, 2015