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Olivia Bailey
Assistant Professor
105C Newcomb Hall


Ph.D. Harvard University
M.A. Harvard University
BPhil University of Oxford
BA Middlebury College, Philosophy and French
Université de Poitiers, Visiting student in the department of philosophy



  • Epistemology
  • Philosophy of Mind
  • Moral Psychology
  • Virtue Theory
  • 18th Century British Philosophy


  • Empathy and Testimonial Trust. Royal Institute of Philosophy Supplements. Forthcoming. 
  • Empathy, Care, and Understanding in Adam Smith's The Theory of Moral Sentiments. The Adam Smith Review. Vol. 9, 2016. 
  • What Knowledge is Necessary for Virtue? Journal of Ethics and Social Philosophy. Vol 4, 2010.