Expertise

Laura Matthews works on philosophy of mind and philosophy of psychiatry. She is especially interested in the mind-body problem, mental causation, and the ontology of mental illness. She explores these and other issues through the lens of the enactive approach to cognition, which attempts to integrate first and third person perspectives on the mind.

Research Interests: philosophy of mind, philosophy of psychiatry, phenomenology, philosophy of biology, social and political, feminist theory

Affiliations

Instructor, Department of Philosophy, College of Liberal Arts, Auburn University

PhD Student, Department of Philosophy, Division of the Humanities, Franklin College of Arts and Sciences, University of Georgia

Past Affiliations

Ph.D. Candidate, Department of Philosophy, Division of the Humanities, Franklin College of Arts and Sciences, University of Georgia (past)

Communities
Philosophy
Degrees
BA, College of William & Mary, Philosophy, Psychology, 2012