MSt in Ancient Philosophy Alumni Information

The MSt in Ancient Philosophy offers a graduate education in ancient philosophy of the highest possible quality and provides a foundation from which candidates can go on to pursue doctoral work in the area. This page provides information on what graduates of the MSt in Ancient Philosophy have gone on to do.

9 students graduated from the MSt in Ancient in Philosophy in 2017

Progressed to doctoral studies in philosophy: 1
Other: 8
Unknown: 0

Joshua Blecher-Cohen is currently studying for a JD in Law at Yale Law School (from August 2017) 

Louise Chapman worked as a Research Associate at the Center for Ethics Research, University of Montréal (from October 2017). She is currently stuyding for a PhD in Philosophy at the University of Cambridge (from September 2018)

Alexandra Cohn worked as an International Research Affiliate at the University of Cape Town, conducting research with the South African Tuberculosis Vaccine Initiative (from October 2017 - May 2018). She is currently studying for an MD at the Medical College of Wisconsin (from September 2018)

Alexander Cranstoun is currently completing a Law conversion course. Once he has completed the Legal Practice Course (LPC) and the Graduate Diploma in Law (GDL), he will begin a training contract with Slaughter and May (from September 2019)

Roger Kim is currently completing his military service in the Korean Army (from September 2017 - June 2019) 

Hermann Koerner is currently studying for a two-year Master's in Ancient Philosophy at Ludwig Maximilian University, Munich School of Ancient Philosophy (from October 2017) 

Vikram Kumar is currently studying for a two-year Master's in Ancient Philosophy at Ludwig Maximilian University, Munich School of Ancient Philosophy (from October 2017) 

Floriane Van den Brande worked at a contemporary art gallery in Copenhagen (from September 2017  - January 2018). She is now working at a contemporary art gallery in London called l’étrangère (from December 2018)

Edward Zuo worked as an Equity Research Intern for China Securities International in Hong Kong from September 2017 - June 2018. He then worked as an Equity Derivatives Intern at Guotai Junan International from July 2018 - August 2018. He is currently studying for a Global MSc in Management at the London School of Economics (from September 2018)

Information last updated December 2018

7 students graduated from the MSt in Ancient in Philosophy in 2016

Progressed to doctoral studies in philosophy: 5
Other: 1
Unknown: 1

Taylor Barinka is currently studying for a PhD in Philosophy at the University of Toronto (from September 2017)

Laurenz Casser studied for the BPhil in Philosophy at the University of Oxford (from October 2016 – June 2018). He is currently studying for a PhD in Philosophy at the University of Texas at Austin (from August 2018)

Amy Garland worked with the Paideia Institute in New York and Rome (from September 2016 - August 2018). She is currently studying for a JD in Law at NYU School of Law (from September 2018)

Austin Heath is currently studying for a PhD in Philosophy at John Hopkins University (from September 2016)

Sybilla Pereira is currently studying for the DPhil in Philosophy at the University of Oxford (from September 2016)

Taylor Pincin is currently studying for a PhD in Philosophy at the University of Texas at Austin (from September 2016)

Paul Reynolds

Information last updated December 2018

 

7 students graduated from the MSt in Ancient in Philosophy in 2015

Progressed to doctoral studies in philosophy: 4
Other: 0
Unknown: 3

Guus Eelink is currently studying for the DPhil in Philosophy at the University of Oxford (from September 2015)

Daniel Harkin is currently studying for the DPhil in Philosophy at the University of Oxford (from September 2015)

Bradford Kim went on to complete the DPhil in Philosophy at the University of Oxford (September 2015 - May 2018).

Fiammetta Rossetti

Gabriel Shapiro is currently studying for a PhD in Philosophy at Princeton University (from September 2015)

J. Fergus Smiles

Cecilia Wezel

Information last updated December 2018

5 students graduated from the MSt in Ancient in Philosophy in 2014

Progressed to doctoral studies in philosophy: 2
Other: 1
Unknown: 2

Harry Alanen is currently studying for the DPhil in Philosophy at the University of Oxford (from September 2014)

Philipp Kurbel is currently studying for the DPhil in Philosophy at the University of Oxford (from September 2014)

Nicolas Lema Habash

Samuel Levy

Michael Millington is currently a software engineer working in San Francisco (from August 2015)

Information last updated December 2018

9 students graduated from the MSt in Ancient in Philosophy in 2013

Progressed to doctoral studies in philosophy: 4
Other: 3
Unknown: 2

Amin Ebrahim Afrouzi is currently studying for a PhD in Law at UC Berkeley’s Law School (from September 2013)

Ana Laura Edelhoff completed her PhD in Philosophy at Humboldt Universität zu Berlin in 2017 and also worked as a fixed-term Assistant Professor at the University of Tübingen from October 2016 - September 2017. She worked as a Teaching Fellow in Philosophy at the University of Hamburg (from October 2017 - September 2018). She is now a Junior Research Fellow at Somerville College, University of Oxford (from October 2018) 

Andrew Hull is currently studying for a PhD in Ancient Philosophy at Northwestern University (from September 2014)

Benjamin Manson

Maria Mejia

Santiago Melo Arias went on to complete an MA in Classics at Stanford University (June 2016) and is currently working as a Consultant Editor for the Richard Rufus Project. He also teaches Latin and Greek at Instituto Caro y Cuervo in Bogotá, Colombia.

Brian Reese is currently studying for a PhD in Philosophy at the University of Pennsylvania (from 2013)

Eduardo Saldaña is currently studying for a PhD in Philosophy at the University of Geneva (from February 2014). For the 2017 - 2018 academic year, he has been visiting the Department of Philosophy, Classics, History of Art and Ideas at the University of Oslo with a fellowship funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation.

Jennifer Sinclaire worked for a communications and technology company (Nuance Communications) which specialises in speech recognition applications from December 2014 to July 2017. She is currently working for the academic publisher, John Wiley and Sons (from July 2017)

Information last updated December 2018

4 students graduated from the MSt in Ancient in Philosophy in 2012

Progressed to doctoral studies in philosophy: 1
Other: 1
Unknown: 2

Jason W. Carter went on the complete the DPhil in Philosophy at the University of Oxford (September 2012 – July 2015). He worked as a Michael Cohen Fellow and Lecturer in Ancient Philosophy at Exeter College, University of Oxford from October 2015 – September 2018. He will begin working as a Teaching Fellow in Philosophy at the University of Edinburgh from January 2019.

Sahan Evren

Justin Keena

Kenneth Luu is currently a Volunteer Program Manager at the Office of Civic Engagement and Volunteer Service.

Information last updated December 2018

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