Skip to page Content.

Jessica Moss

Professor of Philosophy

Office Address: 

Department of Philosophy
5 Washington Place
New York, NY 10003

Areas of Research/Interest: 

ancient philosophy

Jessica Moss is Professor of Philosophy. She received her B.A. from Yale University and her Ph.D. in Philosophy from Princeton University (2004). Her primary area of research is ancient philosophy, especially ethics and psychology. Her article “Akrasia and Perceptual Illusion” was chosen for The Philosopher’s Annual as one of the ten best articles published in philosophy in 2009. Her book Aristotle on the Apparent Good: Perception, Phantasia, Thought, and Desire was published by Oxford University Press in 2012. Moss has previously held positions at the University of Pittsburgh and the University of Oxford.

Selected publications:




Updated on 06/01/2015