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Elizabeth Barnes

Professor & Director Of Diversity, Equity, And Inclusion

B.A. Philosophy, Davidson College
M.Litt., University of St. Andrews
Ph.D. Philosophy, University of St. Andrews

AOS: Metaphysics, Social Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy, Ethics
AOC: Philosophy of Race, Philosophy of Language, Philosophy of Religion


Elizabeth Barnes works on metaphysics, social philosophy, and feminist philosophy - and is particularly interested in the areas where these subjects interact. She's currently writing a book on disability and thinking a lot about the metaphysics of social structures. She's also the editor of Philosophy Compass.