What were your favorite philosophy courses at UCLA?
Courses covering Early & Late Modern Philosophy, and 20th Century Continental Philosophy.
Are there any philosophical issues, readings, or topics that have stayed with you since graduation?
As a social scientist I’ve continued to be engaged with issues having to do with what constitutes knowledge. This has been especially important in my work as an archaeologist where the evidentiary basis for drawing conclusions is often ambiguous.
What lessons or skills from philosophy do you use in your career?
Analytical reasoning and clarity in writing,