I am a Dutch and U.S. American PhD student in philosophy at the University of Edinburgh. In my current research I am trying to tie metaphysics and epistemology together through transcendental argumentation.

Research Interests
Epistemology, Metaphysics, McDowellian Philosophy, Disjunctivism.

Education
PhD
, Philosophy, University of Edinburgh, The United Kingdom, September 2015 – September 2018 (expected)
Dissertation: The Metaphysics of Knowing and the Norm (tentative title)
Supervisors: Dr. Duncan Pritchard (primary),  Dr. Nick Treanor, Dr. J. Adam Carter

MA, Philosophy, University of Leiden, The Netherlands, September 2013 – August 2014
Thesis: Ontology and the Veridical Judgment

BA, Philosophy, Haverford College, USA, September 2009 – May 2013
Minor in mathematics
Thesis: What is the Nature of the Human being? Elaborating the Animal, Social, and Rational