Peter Koellner

Peter Koellner

Faculty Affiliate, Black Hole Initiative
Professor, Department of Philosophy
Peter Koellner

Research Interests: 
Mathematical logic, set theory, and the philosophy of mathematics

Peter Koellner joined the department in 2003 after receiving his Ph.D from MIT. His main areas of research are mathematical logic ­- primarily set theory -­ and the philosophy of mathematics. He has teaching interests in the philosophy of physics, early analytic philosophy, and the philosophy of logic and language. He enjoys discussing a wide variety of philosophical topics.

In 2008, Professor Koellner was awarded a Kurt Gödel Centenary Research Prize Fellowship.