Jessica Wilson

Jessica Wilson 2014
Associate Professor
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Ph.D. Philosophy, Cornell University (2001); B.A. Mathematics, University of California, San Diego (1987)


For more information visit Prof. Wilson’s personal website.


Primary Office
Department of Philosophy
University of Toronto at Scarborough
1265 Military Trail Rd., HW 328
Toronto, ON, Canada, M1C 1A4
Tel: 416-287-7174
Fax: 416-208-2669


Secondary Office

Department of Philosophy

University of Toronto

170 St. George Street, Room 412

Toronto, ON, Canada, M5S 1A2

Tel: 416-946-3637

Fax: 416-978-8703

Office hours at this office: by appointment.

Research Interests:  
General metaphysics (modality, fundamentality, the determinable/determinate relation, indeterminacy, metametaphysics), the metaphysics of science/mind (realization, emergence, and other inter-theoretic relations; formulating physicalism and emergentism, mental causation, forces, degrees of freedom), epistemology (skepticism, a priori deliberation and the epistemology of necessity)