Dr Robert Frazier

Psychology, Philosophy and Linguistics
Lecturer in Philosophy


BA (Western Washing University), MA, PhD (University of Massachusetts at Amherst)

Academic Background

I've been at Christ Church since 1994. From 1992 to 1994 I taught for various other Oxford colleges. Prior to 1992 I was in the US and taught at various colleges and universities.

Undergraduate Teaching

Prelims/Mods: General Philosophy, Mill and Frege. FHS: History of Philosophy; Knowledge and Reality; Ethics; Philosophy of Mind; Philosophy of Science, Psychology and Neuroscience; Philosophy of Science and Social Science; Philosophy of Logic and Language; and Theory of Politics.

Research Interests

Metaethics; Philosophy of Social Science.

Publications include:

`Duty' and `Intuitionism in ethics', The Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy.
`Moral relevance and ceteris paribus principles', Ratio.
`Act-utilitarianism and decision procedures', Utilitas.


Watchmaking, bicycling and photography.