Curriculum Vitae (as PDF)


  • Assistant Professor, Department of Philosophy, Rhode Island College (2017- )
  • Research Assistant Professor, Department of Philosophy, UNC Chapel Hill
    Core Faculty Member in the Joint UNC/Duke Program in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics (2016-17)


  • PhD, Philosophy, UC San Diego (2015)
  • MA, Philosophy, UC San Diego (2013)
  • BA, Philosophy (minor in government), magna cum laude, Claremont McKenna College (2008)

Areas of Specialization

  • Political philosophy
  • Ethics

Areas of Competence

  • Feminist philosophy
  • Philosophy of law
  • History of ethics and political philosophy


  • "Effective Altruism: How Big Should the Tent Be?", Public Affairs Quarterly (forthcoming)
  • "Ideal Theory and 'Ought Implies Can,'" Pacific Philosophical Quarterly (forthcoming)
  • "Abortion and Miscarriage," Philosophical Studies (2017)
    • Reprinted in Exploring Moral Problems: An Introductory Anthology, eds. S. Cahn and A. Forcehimes (Oxford: Oxford University, 2017)

Selected Fellowships, Awards, and Grants

  • American Fellowship, American Association of University Women (2014-15)
  • Jacob K. Javits Fellowship, United States Department of Education (2009-13)
  • Outstanding Graduate Student Leader, UCSD Graduate Student Association (2015)
  • Faculty Research Group grant, UCSD Center for the Humanities (2011-12)