Dr. Shelley Weinberg

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Associate Professor of Philosophy

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Contact Information


  • University of Toronto, Ph.D 2008

Distinctions / Awards

  • Recipient of the 2017 Journal of the History of Philosophy prize for the best book in the history of philosophy published in 2016
  • American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) Fellowship 2013
  • UIUC Humanities Released Time Fellowship Fall 2012

LLS Titles & Affiliations

  • Faculty Advisor, Office of Research Advising and Project Development, Office of the Vice-Chancellor for Research-Humanities, Arts, and Related Fields



  • Consciousness in Locke. . Oxford University Press, 2016.

Journal Articles

  • "Locke on Reason, Faith, and Miracles." Journal of the History of Philosophy forthcoming (2019):
  • "Locke on Knowing Our Own Ideas (and Ourselves)." Pacific Philosophical Quarterly (2015):
  • "Locke's Reply to the Skeptic." Pacific Philosophical Quarterly 94 (2013): 389-420.
  • "The Metaphysical Fact of Consciousness in Locke's Theory of Personal Identity." Journal of the History of Philosophy 50.3 (2012):
  • "Locke on Personal Identity." Philosophy Compass 6 (2011):
  • "The Coherence of Consciousness in Locke's Essay." History of Philosophy Quarterly 25.1 (2008):

Research keywords

  • Early Modern Philosophy (esp. Locke)