Makmiller Pedroso

Associate Professor

Makmiller Pedroso

Contact Info

LA 4122


Ph.D., Philosophy, University of Calgary, 2013
M.A., Philosophy, University of Brasilia, 2006
B.A., Philosophy, University of Brasilia, 2004

Areas of Expertise

Philosophy of Science
Philosophy of Biology

Selected Publications 

  • with M. Ereshefsky, “Rethinking Evolutionary Individuality,” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, forthcoming
  • “Origin Essentialism in Biology,” The Philosophical Quarterly, 64: 60-81, 2014
  • with M. Ereshefsky, “Biological Individuality: The Case of Biofilms,” Biology & Philosophy, 28: 331–349, 2013