Leo Yan

  • LeoYanAssistant Professor of Philosophy

    Office: HSS 505L

    Email: leo.yan@iup.edu

    Personal website

    Education

    PhD, Brown University, 2019

    MA, University of Missouri, 2011

    MSc, London School of Economics and Political Science, 2008

    BA, Boston University, 2003

    Courses 

    PHIL 122 Contemporary Moral Issues

    PHIL 130 Introduction to Biomedical Ethics

    PHIL 320 Ethical Theory

    PHIL 450 Philosophy of Law

    Professional Interests

    Ethics, Practical Reason, Decision Theory

    Select Presentations

    "Seeming Incomparability and Rational Choice." American Philosophical Association, Eastern Division, 2019.

    "Parity, Incomparability, and Categorical Judgments." American Philosophical Association, Eastern Division, 2018.

    "Externalist Accounts of Racial Epithets." American Philosophical Association, Pacific Division, 2013.

    "The Connection Between Political Legitimacy and Justification." Central States Philosophical Association, 2011.