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Geoffrey Sayre-McCord

Geoffrey Sayre-McCord, philosophy educator. Fellow American Council Learned Societies, 1989, Danforth Foundation fellow, 1979-1983, National Endowment of the Humanities fellow, 1990, Newcombe fellow Woodrow Wilson Foundation, 1984-1985, Australian National University Research fellow, 1993.

Background

  • Sayre-McCord, Geoffrey was born on December 10, 1956 in Boston. Son of William Maxwell and Joan (Fish) McC.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Oberlin College, 1979; Master of Arts, University Pittsburgh, 1981; Doctor of Philosophy, University Pittsburgh, 1986.

    Career

    • Instructor University North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 1985, assistant professor, 1986-1990, associate professor, 1990-1994, Gillian T. Cell associate professor, 1994-1995. Gillian T. Cell professor, since 1995.

    Works

    • Editor: Essays in Moral Realism, 1988. Co-editor Nous, 1988-1993. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Connections

    • Married Harriet Sayre, August 23, 1980. Children: Robert, Thomas.
    • child: Robert Sayre-McCord
    • child: Thomas Sayre-McCord
    • mother: Joan (Fish) McC.
    • spouse: Harriet Sayre
    • father: William Maxwell Sayre-McCord
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    Born December 10, 1956
    (age 59)
    • 1979
      Oberlin College
    • 1981
      University Pittsburgh
    • 1986
      University Pittsburgh
    • 1985
      Instructor, University North Carolina
      Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States
    • 1995
      Gillian T. Cell professor