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Prof Christopher Shields

Professor of Classical Philosophy
Tutorial Fellow, Lady Margaret Hall

christopher.shields@lmh.ox.ac.uk

Lady Margaret Hall
Oxford OX2 6QA
01865.274335

 

Personal Website 

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Research Interests

Ancient Philosophy, Metaphysics, Philosophy of Mind


Career & Education 

Primary positions:

2004-present

  • University of Oxford: Professor of Classical Philosophy, Tutorial Fellow, Lady Margaret Hall

1988-2004

  • The University of Colorado at Boulder, Assistant, Associate, and Full Professor, Departments of Philosophy and Classics

Visiting positions:

  • Cornell University, Visiting Professor, Department of Philosophy, 2007
  • Yale University, Visiting Professor, Department of Philosophy, 2002
  • Cornell University, Visiting Associate Professor, Department of Philosophy, 1997
  • Stanford University, Visiting Associate Professor, Department of Philosophy, 1995
  • Corpus Christi College, Oxford, Visiting Fellow, 1992
  • University of Arizona, Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Philosophy, 1985


Education:

  • Cornell University Ph.D. in Philosophy, 1986
  • Cornell University M.A. in Philosophy, 1984
  • Bowling Green State University, M.A. in Philosophy, 1981
  • Bowling Green State University, B.A. in English Literature, 1979


Select Publications

  • Aristotle (London: Routledge, 2007; reprinted with corrections, 2008)
  • Classical Philosophy: A Contemporary Introduction (London: Routledge, 2003)
  • The Philosophy of Thomas Aquinas, with Robert Pasnau (Boulder: Westview Press, 2003)
  • Blackwell Guide to Ancient Philosophy, ed. (Oxford: Blackwell Publishers, 2002)
  • Order in Multiplicity: Homonymy in the Philosophy of Aristotle (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1999; paperback edition, 2001)

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