Katrina (Katie) Elliott

I am an assistant professor of philosophy at UCLA, where I teach philosophy of science and metaphysics and work on chance, explanation, and prediction. Here is my CV.

Email:
kelliott@humnet.ucla.edu

Address:
The Department of Philosophy
University of California, Los Angeles
Box 951451, Dodd 321
Los Angeles, CA 90095

Research

Forthcoming:

Explaining (One Aspect of) the Principal Principle without (Much) Metaphysics. penultimate version

In progress (titles and abstracts surpressed to facilitate blind review—just click through for drafts with titles and abstracts.):

A paper about synchronic chance.
A paper about explanation and principles of probability coordination.
A paper about time travel.

Teaching

Undergraduate:
Phil 8: Introduction to Philosophy of Science
Phil 125: Philosophy of Science (Contemporary)
Phil 184: Topics in Metaphysics

Graduate:
Objective Chance: Theories and Problems
Scientific Explanation
Time Travel: What’s Possible and What’s Probable
Natural Kinds At Every Level?

I am from Kansas.

I own a dog.