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Kit Fine

University Professor and Silver Professor of Philosophy and Mathematics; Professor of Philosophy

Ph.D. 1969 (philosophy), Warwick; B.A. 1967 (philosophy), Oxford.

Office Address: 

Department of Philosophy
5 Washington Place
New York, NY 10003

Office Hours: 

Tuesday, 3:30–4.30pm


(212) 998-3558


(212) 995-4179

Areas of Research/Interest: 

logic, metaphysics, philosophy of language

External Affiliations:

Association of Symbolic Logic, American Philosophical Association, American Mathematical Association.


Visiting Fellow, All Souls College, Oxford, 1994-1995; Fellowship, American Council of Learned Societies, 1981-1982; Guggenheim Foundation Fellowship, 1978-1979.

Kit Fine (B.A., Oxford; Ph.D., Warwick) specializes in Metaphysics, Logic, and Philosophy of Language. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, and a corresponding fellow of the British Academy. He has held fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation and the American Council of Learned Societies and is a former editor of the Journal of Symbolic Logic. In addition to his primary areas of research, he has written papers in ancient philosophy, linguistics, computer science, and economic theory.


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Updated on 04/03/2017