St John's College Oxford
Professor Amia Srinivasan

Professor Amia Srinivasan

Tutorial Fellow in Philosophy

Biography

I joined St John's in October 2018. Before that I was a fellow of All Souls College, Oxford, and a permanent lecturer at University College London. I did an undergraduate degree in philosophy at Yale, and my BPhil and DPhil in philosophy at Oxford. I am an associate editor of the philosophy journal MIND and a contributing editor of the London Review of Books.

Research Interests

I work on topics in epistemology, metaphilosophy, social and political philosophy, and feminism. I have written about anger in politics, the internalism/externalism debate in epistemology, whether our minds are transparent to ourselves, philosophical method, free speech, ideology, equality, animals, and sex. I write frequently for public outlets including The New Yorker, the London Review of BooksThe New York Review of Books, The Nation, The Times Literary Supplement and The New York Times.