James Read

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2016 - 2018 D.Phil. in Philosophy, Hertford College, Oxford
2014 - 2016 B.Phil. in Philosophy, Merton College, Oxford
2013 - 2014 M.A.St. in Mathematics, Trinity College, Cambridge
2009 - 2013 M.Phys.Phil. in Physics and Philosophy, Oriel College, Oxford


My research is in the philosophy of physics, especially the philosophy of spacetime theories.

I teach Prelims papers on logic, general philosophy, and the Leibniz-Clarke correspondence. I teach Finals papers on logic, epistemology, metaphysics, philosophy of physics, philosophy of science, the philosophy of logic and language, and Wittgenstein. I supervise graduate students in the philosophy of physics and philosophy of science.