Ted Parent

Ted Parent

Visiting Assistant Professor

Office

221 Major Williams Hall
220 Stanger Street
Blacksburg, VA 24061

Phone

540-231-8485

Email

parentt@vt.edu

Department Membership

Philosophy

Expertise

  • Philosophy of Mind
  • Philosophy of Language
  • Epistemology and Metaphysics

Professional Activities

  • American Philosophical Association
  • Canadian Philosophical Association

Education

  • Ph.D., University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 2009.
  • M.A., University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 2002.
  • M.A., Indiana University, Bloomington, 2000.

Research Interests

    Selected Publications

    Articles 

    (2016). “The Modal Ontological Argument meets Modal Fictionalism,” Analytic Philosophy.

    (2015) “Rule Following and Metaontology,” Journal of Philosophy.

    (2015) “Externalism and ‘Knowing What’ One Thinks,” Synthese