TAMAR SZABÓ GENDLER is the Vincent J. Scully Professor of Philosophy, Professor of Psychology and Cognitive Science, and Deputy Provost for Humanities and Initiatives at Yale University. Her research areas include philosophical psychology, epistemology, metaphysics, and issues related to philosophical methodology.
She is the author of Thought Experiments: On the Powers and Limits of Imaginary Cases and Intuition, Imagination and Philosophical Methodology, and editor or co-editor of The Elements of Philosophy, Perceptual Experience, Conceivability and Possibility. She is also co-editor of the journal Oxford Studies in Epistemology.
Her philosophical articles have appeared in journals such as the Journal of Philosophy, Mind, Philosophical Perspectives, Mind & Language, Midwest Studies in Philosophy, Philosophical Studies, and The Philosophical Quarterly. Her 2008 essay “Alief and Belief” was selected by the Philosopher’s Annual as one of the 10 best articles published in philosophy in 2008.