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Walter Sinnott-Armstrong, Chauncey Stillman Distinguished Professor of Practical Ethics

Walter Sinnott-Armstrong
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Teaching (Spring 2023):

  • Neurosci 267.01, Neuroethics Synopsis
    Perkins 071, MW 01:45 PM-03:00 PM
  • Ethics 497s.01, Capstone seminar Synopsis
    West duke 107f, MW 12:00 PM-01:15 PM
  • Phil 590s.02, Special fields seminar (top) Synopsis
    West duke 204, Tu 08:30 AM-11:00 AM

Ph.D.Yale University1982
A.B.Amherst College1977
Current Ph.D. Students   (Former Students)

  • Aaron J Ancell
  • Susanne Meyer
  • Gordon Steenbergen
  • Whitney Kane
  • David L. Barack
Postdocs Mentored

  • Nina Strohminger (2013/11-present)
  • Jesse Summers (2013/11-present)
  • Jana Schaich Borg (2013/11-present)
  • Tommaso Bruni (2013/11-present)
  • Devin Singh (2013/11-present)
Recent Publications   (More Publications)   (search)

  1. Krasich, K; Simmons, C; O'Neill, K; Giattino, CM; De Brigard, F; Sinnott-Armstrong, W; Mudrik, L; Woldorff, MG (2022). Prestimulus oscillatory brain activity interacts with evoked recurrent processing to facilitate conscious visual perception.. Scientific Reports, 12(1), 22126. [doi]  [abs]
  2. Simmons, C; McKee, P; Antonios, I; Smith, A; Sinnott-Armstrong, W (2022). Bad dream frequency predicts mental health needs during the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic.. Journal of Affective Disorders Reports, 10, 100448. [doi]
  3. Sinnott-Armstrong, W; McKee, P (2022). Certain prosocial motives limit redistribution aimed at equality.. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 119(51), e2219059119. [doi]
  4. Yu, H; Contreras-Huerta, LS; Prosser, AMB; Apps, MAJ; Hofmann, W; Sinnott-Armstrong, W; Crockett, MJ (2022). Neural and Cognitive Signatures of Guilt Predict Hypocritical Blame.. Psychological Science, 33(11), 1909-1927. [doi]  [abs]
  5. Kappes, A; Zohny, H; Savulescu, J; Singh, I; Sinnott-Armstrong, W; Wilkinson, D (2022). Race and resource allocation: an online survey of US and UK adults' attitudes toward COVID-19 ventilator and vaccine distribution.. Bmj Open, 12(11), e062561. [doi]  [abs]

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