Curriculum Vitae: Biographical Data


Dr Michael Anthony Beaney, BA, MA, BPhil, DPhil

 

Date of Birth 14 June 1959
Place of Birth Melton, Suffolk, England
Nationality British
Work Address Department of Philosophy,
University of York,
York YO10 5DD,
England
Work Telephone +44 (0) 1904 43 3260
Email mab505@york.ac.uk

Degrees

BA (Hons), Philosophy and Politics Oxford University, 1981
MA by thesis, Philosophy University of Keele, 1983
BPhil, Philosophy Oxford University, 1985
MA Oxford University, 1990
DPhil, Philosophy Oxford University, 1990
 

AOS and AOC

Areas of Research Specialization Philosophy of Language, Logic, Mathematics and Mind; History of Philosophy, especially Analytic Philosophy; Methodology and the Foundations of Reasoning; Conceptions of Analysis
Areas of Teaching Competence Philosophy of Language, Logic, Mathematics and Mind; History of Philosophy (including both Analytic Philosophy and Continental Philosophy); Aesthetics; Ethics; Epistemology; Metaphysics

 

Academic Posts

Reader in Philosophy, Department of Philosophy, University of York, 2005–

Institut für Philosophie, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena, Germany, 2006-7 (Alexander von Humboldt Research Fellow, Oct. – Dec. 2006)

Senior Lecturer in Philosophy, Department of Philosophy, Open University, Milton Keynes, 2004–05
Lecturer in Philosophy, Department of Philosophy, Open University, Milton Keynes, 2000-04

Alexander von Humboldt Research Fellow, Institut für Philosophie, Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany, 1999–2000

Lecturer in Philosophy, Centre for Philosophy, Department of Government, University of Manchester, 1998–99
Lecturer in Philosophy, School of Philosophy, University of Leeds, 1992–98
Lecturer in Philosophy, Department of Philosophy, Birkbeck College, University of London, 1990–92
1989–90 Lecturer in Philosophy (Part-time), Department of Philosophy, University of Birmingham

Associate Lecturer in Philosophy, Open University, Southern Region

1988–89 College Tutor in Philosophy (Part-time), Manchester College, Oxford

Associate Lecturer in Philosophy, Open University, Southern Region

1986–88 Lecturer in Philosophy, Department of Philosophy, University of Sheffield
1985–86 Senior Scholar, St Catherine’s College, Oxford
1983–86 College Tutor in Philosophy (Part-time), St Catherine’s College, Oxford

 

January 2007