JAMES E. TAYLOR, PH.D.
University of Arizona, 1987
SELECTED PROFESSIONAL POSITIONS:
Professor of Philosophy, Westmont College,1999-present
Associate Professor of Philosophy, Westmont College, 1994-1999
Associate Professor of Philosophy, Bowling Green State University, 1993
Assistant Professor of Philosophy, Bowling Green State University, 1987-1993
Instructor, University of Arizona, 1984-86
AREAS OF EXPERTISE:
Philosophy of Mind
Philosophy of Religion
History of Philosophy
Philosophy of Language
Teacher of the Year, Humanities Division, Westmont College, 1997
"The Value of Epistemology: A Defense," Philosophical Papers, 28 (1999) 169-185.
"Plantinga on Epistemic Warrant," Philosophy and Phenomenological Research.
"Scepticism and the Nature of Knowledge," Philosophia, 22:1 (1993).
"Conceptual Analysis and the Essence of Knowledge," American Philosophical Quarterly, 30 (1993).
"Plantinga's Proper Functioning Analysis of Epistemic Warrant," Philosophical Studies, 62 (1991).
"Epistemic Justification and Psychological Realism," Synthese, 85 (1990).