Shyam Nair

Assistant Professor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
4302

Biography

Shyam Nair is an Assistant Professor in the School of Historical, Philosophical, and Religious Studies at Arizona State University. He has been at ASU since the fall of 2016.

Prior to ASU, he was an Assistant Professor of Philosophy at Lingnan University (2014-2016). He received his doctorate from the University of Southern California in 2014. 

His is primarily interested in ethics and epistemology. He also has interests in philosophical logic and philosophy of language.

 

Education

  • Ph.D. Philosophy, University of Southern California 2014
  • Ph.D. candidate, Philosophy, Arizona State University 2007-2009 (transferred)
  • B.A. History, Arizona State University 2007

Courses

Spring 2019
Course Number Course Title
PHI 330 Theory of Knowledge
PHI 403 Contemp Analytic Philosophy
Fall 2018
Course Number Course Title
PHI 330 Theory of Knowledge
PHI 337 Ethical Theory
Spring 2018
Course Number Course Title
PHI 335 History of Ethics
PHI 420 Topics in Philosophy
PHI 560 Topics in Epistemology
Fall 2017
Course Number Course Title
PHI 330 Theory of Knowledge
PHI 337 Ethical Theory
Spring 2017
Course Number Course Title
PHI 337 Ethical Theory
PHI 420 Topics in Philosophy
PHI 560 Topics in Epistemology
Fall 2016
Course Number Course Title
PHI 337 Ethical Theory
PHI 403 Contemp Analytic Philosophy