Curriculum Vitae
J. McKenzie Alexander

This is an abbreviated curriculum vitae. Listings of talks and publications can be found under separate heading above. The full version is available for download.


2000 Ph.D. (Philosophy) University of California-Irvine
AOS: Decision and game theory, philosophy of social science
AOC: Moral and political philosophy, logic

Dissertation: “The Evolution of Distributive Justice”

1998 M.A. (Philosophy): University of California-Irvine
1995 B.S. (Mathematics): Lewis & Clark College

Current Position

Professor of Philosophy
Department of Philosophy, Logic and Scientific Method
London School of Economics and Political Science

Previous Positions

Reader in Philosophy, LSE, (2006–2013).

Senior Lecturer in Philosophy, LSE, (2005–2006).

Lecturer in Philosophy, LSE, (2001-2005).

Lecturer in Philosophy, University of California-San Diego, (2000-2001).

Departmental Service

Service to the School

Service to the Profession

  1. Associate Editor, Philosophy of Science, 2009–2013
  2. Grant reviewer, U.S. National Science Foundation, 2006.
  3. Program Committee Co-Chair for the 20th Biennial Meeting of the Philosophy of Science Association, 2006.
  4. Philosophy of Science Association 2000 Program Committee Assistant.
  5. Referee, Philosophy of Science, Nature, Economics and Philosophy, Theory and Decision, British Journal of Sociology, and multiple book manuscripts for both Oxford University Press and Cambridge University Press.