Torin Alter, Undergraduate Advisor

  • Office: 325 ten Hoor Hall
  • Office Hours:  M,W  11:00-11:50 am & by appointment
  • Phone: (205) 348-1908
  • Fax: (205) 348-7904
  • Email:


Professor, Ph.D. from UCLA (1995). Specializes in philosophy of mind and philosophy of language, especially consciousness and the mind-body problem. Some recent publications: €œSocial Externalism and the Knowledge Argument€ (forthcoming in Mind);What is Russellian Monism?(co-written with Yujin Nagasawa, forthcoming in The Journal of Consciousness Studies); Consciousness and the Mind-Body Problem: Reader (co-edited with Robert J. Howell, OUP 2012); The God Dialogues: A Philosophical Journey (OUP 2011, co-written with Robert J. Howell); Dialogue on Consciousness (OUP 2009, co-written with Robert J. Howell).


Link to Irving J. Alter memorial website

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