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Cody Gilmore

Cody Gilmore

Associate Professor and Graduate Adviser

Chancellor's Fellow, 2014-2019

2288 Social Science and Humanities Building
Davis , Ca 94015
Office Phone: (530) 554-4924


  1. Ph.D.: Princeton University, 2004


Dissertation: "Material Objects: Metaphysical Issues", directed by Mark Johnston

Area of Specialization: Metaphysics

Joined the UC Davis Philosophy Faculty: 2006

2015-2016 Course Schedule

Not Teaching

111 - Philosophy of Space and Time

001 – Introduction to Philosophy
201 - Metaphysics Graduate Seminar

Other Courses

12 - Introduction to Symbolic Logic
105 - Philosophy of Religion
200B - Proseminar II

Recent Publications

"Slots in Universals," in Karen Bennett and Dean Zimmerman, eds., Oxford Studies in Metaphysics, vol. 8 (2013), pp. 187-233
"Location and Mereology," in Edward N. Zalta, ed., The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy (Summer 2013)
"When do Things Die?," in Ben Bradley, Fred Feldman, and Jens Johansson, eds., The Oxford Handbook of Philosophy of Death, (Oxford University Press: 2013), pp. 5-59

Currently Supervising Dissertations


Recently Supervised Dissertations

Scott Dixon, "Grounding, Regresses, and Universals" (2015)

Dana Goswick, "Ontology and Modality" (2009), co-supervised with L. A. Paul

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