Joost Ziff

I am a Dutch and U.S. American PhD candidate in philosophy at the University of California, Irvine. My current research is about self-knowledge, conscious reasoning, and phenomenology.


Paper on Conscious Reasoning and Reflection. Under consideration at journal. Email for pdf.

"Finding the Agent in Thinking." Southwest Philosophy Review. Forthcoming.

Paper on Effort, Free Will, and Retrocausation. Under development.


PhD, Philosophy, University of California, Irvine, USA (currently attending)

MPhil, Philosophy, University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Thesis: Epistemic Secure Realism

MA, Philosophy, University of Leiden, The Netherlands
Thesis: Ontology and the Veridical Judgment

BA, Philosophy, Haverford College, USA
Minor in mathematics
Thesis: What is the Nature of the Human being? Elaborating the Animal, Social, and Rational


joost (at) joostziff (dot) com

joost (dot) ziff (at) uci (dot) edu page

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