a smiling picture of Donald Oxtoby, with sunglasses on and clouds in the background

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Academic History:

B.A., University of Regina, 2011

M.A., McMaster University, 2013

M.A., Rice University, 2017


Areas of Concentration:

Philosophy of Perception

Early Modern Philosophy


My work revolves around the general question, “what do we perceive?” I am particularly interested in philosophical and psychological theories that explain the connection between perception, inference, and judgment. While my focus is on how perception and company are related to conscious experience, I am also interested in the epistemology of perception, non-visual sense modalities, and early modern theories of perception.