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Graduate Student Placement

We congratulate the following graduate students on their recent appointments &/or placements:

2017

 Colin Lewis, PhD, Instructor of Philosophy at University of Colorado at Colorado Springs

2016

 Aaron Kenna, MS, Pursuing PhD at the University of Toronto
 Anna Vaughn, PhD, Assistant Professor of Philosophy at Sacred Heart University
 Jack Anderson, PhD
 Louise Pedersen, MS, Pursuing PhD at the University of Utah
 Lucas Matthews, PhD, Research Scientist in the Department of Psychology at the University of Virginia
 Quentin Mons, MA

2015

 Brandon Bowen, MS, Pursuing a PhD at the University of Utah
 Cinnamon Jenson, PhD, Philosophy Instructor at Houston Community College
 Jamie Hardy, PhD, Adjunct Faculty at Portland State University
 Landon McBrayer, PhD, Associate Instructor at the University of Utah

2014

 Kim Johnston, MS, Pursuing  PhD at UCLA
 Jon Ross, MS, Nutrition and Physical Fitness Writer
 Jennifer Warriner, PhD, Limited Term  Lecturer  of Philosophy at Simon Fraser University

2013

 Stephen Capone, MS, Instructor at The McGillis School in Salt Lake City, UT
 Thomas Hernstein,  PhD, Philosophy and Honors Faculty at Northwest Arkansas Community College
 Charles Hudgins, PhD 
 David Jackson, PhD, Adjunct Faculty in Philosophy at Utah Valley University
 Jason Christopher Jenson, PhD, Philosophy Instructor at Houston Community College
 John Kippen, MA, Pursuing a M. Ed. from Utah State University, and English teacher at Summit Academy High School
 Yang Liu,MA, Pursuing a PhD in Philosophy from Columbia University
 Keisha Ray, PhD, Assistant Professor (tenure-track), Texas State University
 Stephanie Shiver, MS, Office of Undergraduate Studies, Academic Advising Coordinator, University of Utah

2012

 Russell Askren, PhD, Associate Instructor, College of Engineering, University of Utah
 Matthew Mosdell,PhD, Affiliated Faculty, University at Albany, State University of New York
 Margaret Bowman, PhD, Program Coordinator of Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Utah
 Christopher Lean,MS, PhD Candidate in Philosophy at Australian National University 

2011

 Matthew Barney, MS 
 Monika Piotrowska, PhD, Assistant Professor, College of Arts and Sciences, University at Albany, State University of New York (tenure-track)
 Dale Clark, PhD, Lecturer of Philosophy at University of South Dakota 
 Curt Garner, MS, 
 Michael Hermon, PhD 
 Shane SmithMS, Adjunct Faculty in Philosophy at Utah Valley University
 Conor Walline, MS, Litigation Attorney for Cuddy Feder, LLP
 Jeffrey Wood, MS, Adjunct Faculty  in Humanities at Salt Lake Community College

Previous Degrees

 Xianduan Shi, PhD 2010, Received MBA with distinction and Certificate in Marketing from Univeristy of Iowa
 Troy Booher,PhD 2010, Appellate Attorney at Zimmerman, Jones, Booher in Salt Lake City, UT
 Joseph Hoffsetz, MS 2010
 Marissa Lelanuja-Fischer, MS 2010
 Eirik Harris, PhD 2009, Assistant Professor, Department of Public Policy, City University of Hong Kong (tenure track)
 Joe Ulatowski, PhD 2008, Lecturer, University of Waikato
 Nate Rockwood,- external linkMS 2008, Visiting Assistant Professor at BYU
 Luke Glowacki, MS 2008, Harvard University's Institute for Advanced Study in Toulouse
 Ian Smith, PhD 2007, Associate Professor & Chair of Philosophy at Washburn University (tenure-track)
 Pepe Chang,- external linkPhD 2007. Associate Professor, Deptartment of  Management, University of Texas at San Antonio (tenure-track)
 Diana Buccafurni - Huber, - external linkPhD 2007
 Justen M. Olsen, - external linkPhD 2007. 
 Jan Van Riper, PhD 2006. Institute of Health and Humanities Executive Director
 Phyllis Vandenberg, - external linkPhD 2005.  Professor of Philosophy at Grand Valley State University (Michigan) (tenure-track)
 Aaron Holland, PhD 2005. CEO of Holland Media Group
 Susan Downs, MS 2005.
 Anna Vaughn, - external linkMA 2005. 
 Britta Berkey, MA 2005.
 Joe Klein, PhD 2004. 
 Shimpei Higuchi, MA 2004.
 Austin Booth, MS 2004. Postdoctoral Fellow at Dalhousie University 
 Shannon Atkinson, MA 2004, Adjunct Faculty, Utah Valley University. 2013 NISOD Award Recipient
 David Guevara, PhD 2003. Attorney at Taft, Stettinius, & Hollister LLP
 James Sage,  - external linkPhD 2003. Associate Provost at Southern Utah University
 Mark Phelan, MS 2003. Associatet Professor of Philosophy at Lawrence University
 Ryan Spellecy, - external linkPhD 2002. Ursula von der Ruhr Chair in Bioethics, Associate Professor of Bioethics and Medican Humanities, and Psychiatry and Behavioral Health at Medical College of Wisconsin, 2017
 Jason Goltz, PhD 2002. 
 Matthew Katz, - external linkMA 2002. Assistant Professor of Philosophy at Central Michigan University

Last Updated: 9/18/17