First Speaker for the Annual Philosophy Speakers Series
A New Perspective on the Relationship Between Metacognition and Social Cognition
George Washington University
Tadeusz Wieslaw Zawidzki is Associate Professor and Chair of Philosophy at George Washington University. He received his BA in Philosophy from the University of Ottawa, Canada, his MA in Philosophy of Cognitive Science from the University of Sussex, UK, and his PhD from the Philosophy-Neuroscience-Psychology program at Washington University in St. Louis. Zawidzki is the author or co-author of twenty-six articles and book chapters on the philosophy of cognitive science, and author of two monographs: Dennett (2007, Oneworld), and Mindshaping (2013, MIT Press). He is founding member and co-director of George Washington University’s Mind-Brain Institute, administering its Mind/Brain Studies Minor.