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Faculty


Susan Schneider

DIRECTOR

Susan Schneider, Ph.D., William F. Dietrich Distinguished Professor of Philosophy in the Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters, in collaboration with ...
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Elan Barenholtz, Ph.D.

ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR

Elan Barenholtz, Ph.D., is associate director of the Center for the Future Mind, an associate professor at Charles E. Schmidt College of Science and ...
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Marina Banchetti, Ph.D. Marina Banchetti, Ph.D., is an associate professor in the Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters. She earned her doctorate degree in philosophy from the University of Miami and specializes in phenomenology, philosophy ...
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Justin Bernstein, Ph.D. Justin Bernstein, Ph.D., is an assistant professor in the Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters. Bernstein earned his doctorate degree in philosophy from the University of Pennsylvania. He received his master’s in ...
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Randy D. Blakely, Ph.D. Randy D. Blakely, Ph.D., is a professor in the Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine and executive director of the Brain Institute. Blakely, a native of Columbus, Ga., earned his bachelor’s in philosophy summa cum laude from Emory ...
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Carol Gould, Ph.D. Carol Gould, Ph.D., is a professor in the Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters. Gould earned her doctorate degree in philosophy from the University of Buffalo, State University of New York, SUNY Buffalo, where ...
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William Hahn, Ph.D. William Hahn, Ph.D., is an assistant professor in the Charles E. Schmidt College of Science. Hahn earned his master’s degree in mathematics and computer Science from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and in 2016 ...
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Jason Hallstrom, Ph.D. Jason Hallstrom, Ph.D., is a professor in the College of Engineering and Computer Science and executive director of the Institute for Sensing and Embedded Network Systems Engineering. Hallstrom earned ...
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Clevis Headley, Ph.D. Clevis Headley, Ph.D., is an associate professor in the Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters. Headley earned his doctorate and master’s degrees in philosophy from the University of Miami. Previously, he earned ...
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Frederick Hoffman, Ph.D. Frederick Hoffman, Ph.D., is a professor in the Charles E. Schmidt College of Science. He earned his doctorate degree from the University of Virginia. Hoffman’s research has been infinite groups and the related area of ...
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Ashley Kennedy, Ph.D. Ashley Kennedy, Ph.D., is an associate professor of Philosophy in the Harriet L. Wilkes Honors College. She earned her bachelor’s in astronomy and physics followed by her doctorate degree in philosophy, both from the University ...
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Kevin Lanning, Ph.D. Kevin Lanning, Ph.D., is a professor of psychology in the Harriet L. Wilkes Honors College. He earned his doctorate degree from the University of California. Lanning teaches psychology of of personality, political psychology, behavioral ...
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Oge Marques, Ph.D. Oge Marques, Ph.D., is a professor in the College of Engineering and Computer Science and the advisor for the Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Healthcare Interest Group in the Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine. Marques earned his ...
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Andrea Miller, Ph.D. Andrea Miller, Ph.D., is an assistant professor in the Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters. They earned their doctorate degree from the University of California studying cultural studies with a designated ...
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Mehrdad Nojoumian, Ph.D. Mehrdad Nojoumian, Ph.D., is an associate professor in the College of Engineering and Computer Science and the director of the Privacy, Security and Trust in Autonomy Lab. He earned his doctorate degree in computer science from the ...
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Ata Sarajedini, Ph.D. Ata Sarajedini, Ph.D., Ata Sarajedini, Ph.D., is a professor at Charles E. Schmidt College of Science and a Bjorn Lamborn Endowed Chair in Astrophysics. Sarajdini studied at Yale University for undergraduate and graduate ...
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Richard Shusterman, Ph.D. Richard Shusterman, Ph.D., is a Dorothy F. Schmidt Eminent Scholar in the Humanities, professor of philosophy and English, and director of the Center for Body, Mind, and Culture. He earned a bachelor's degree in ...
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Gerald Sim, Ph.D. Gerald Sim, Ph.D., is an associate professor in the Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters and earned his doctorate degree from the University of Iowa. Sim’s research is based in theoretically informed film ...
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Ruth Tappen, EdD Ruth Tappen, EdD, is professor and Christine E. Lynn Eminent Scholar in FAU’s Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing. She is an experienced researcher and scholar who has conducted extensive research on issues ...
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Robin R. Vallacher, Ph.D. Robin R. Vallacher, Ph.D., is interim chair and professor of psychology in the Charles E. Schmidt College of Science. He is also a research associate in the Center for Complex Systems, University of Warsaw, Poland, and a research ...
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Fellows


Lenore Blum

Distinguished Senior Fellow

Lenore Blum, Ph.D., is an emeritus distinguished career professor of computer science at Carnegie Mellon ...
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Manuel Blum

Distinguished Senior Fellow

Manuel Blum, Ph.D., is an emeritus Bruce Nelson professor of computer Science at Carnegie Mellon University), Pennsylvania ...
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Edwin L. Turner

Distinguished Senior Fellow

Edwin L. Turner is professor of astrophysical sciences at Princeton University, New Jersey. He also serves as co-chair of the ...
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 Bernard Baars

Distinguished Senior Fellow

Bernard J. Baars, Ph.D., is co-founder and editor in chief of the Society for MindBrain Sciences, an affiliated fellow, and former ...
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Natasha Vita More

Distinguished Senior Fellow

Natasha Vita-More, Ph.D., is founder of transhumanist studies and former professor of innovation, ethics and communication at ...
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Cody Turner

Research Fellow

Cody Turner, ABD, is a doctoral student at the University of Connecticut, studying philosophical issues in artificial intelligence, including its ...
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Robert Pretner

Senior Research Fellow

Robert Prentner, Ph.D., is a scientist and philosopher who bridges consciousness research in neuroscience with mathematics and the latest thinking in ...
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