John Pittard

Pittard

Assistant Professor of Philosophy of Religion

Email:john.pittard@yale.edu
Website:www.johnpittard.com

Professor Pittard specializes in epistemology and the philosophy of religion and has secondary interests in ethics and early modern philosophy. Much of his current research is focused on questions concerning the epistemic significance of disagreement with informed and intelligent interlocutors. He has two essays forthcoming in Oxford University Press publications: "When Beauties Disagree: Why 'Halfers' Should Affirm Robust Perspectivalism" in Oxford Studies in Epistemology, vol. 5, and "Conciliationism and Religious Disagreement" in Challenges to Religious and Moral Belief: Disagreement and Evolution


Education

A.B. Harvard University
M.Div. Princeton Theological Seminary
M.A., Ph.D. Yale University.


Interests

Hiking, squash