Shantia Rahimian joined the Southern Virginia faculty in 2017 after completing his Ph.D. in philosophy at Harvard University. He teaches the core course Reason and the Self and upper-division courses in such areas as philosophy of mind, philosophy of language, and epistemology. He also holds a B.A. in pure mathematics from the University of California, Berkeley; an M.D. with an emphasis in psychiatry from the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis; and an M.A. in philosophy from Claremont Graduate University.
B.A., University of California, Berkeley, 2000; M.D., Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, 2007; M.A., Claremont Graduate University, 2010; Ph.D., Harvard University, 2017
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