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David B. Hershenov

Ph.D., California (Santa Barbara)

On Sabbatical, Fall 2016
On Research Leave, Spring 2017

Contact Information:

136B Park Hall
University at Buffalo
Buffalo, NY 14260-4150

Phone: (716) 645-0150

Personal Website: David B. Hershenov

Areas of Specialization

Metaphysics, Bioethics, Philosophy of Medicine

Current Research

The Metaphysical Foundations of Bioethics



Philosophy of Biology

Selected Publications

“Restitution and Revenge,” Journal of Philosophy, 96:2, 1999, 79-94.

“Organisms and Their Bodies,” Mind. 2009, 118:70. 803-809.

“Morally Relevant Potential” with Rose Hershenov. Journal of Medical Ethics. Forthcoming

“Vague Existence Implies Vague Identity” Forthcoming in Akiba and Abasnezhad eds. Vague Objects and Vague Identity. Springer Press. Forthcoming

“Four-Dimensional Animalism” in Essays on Animalism Anthology,  eds. Paul Snowdon and Stephan Blatti. Oxford University Press. Forthcoming.