Professor of Philosophy, University of Melbourne

Greg Restall is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Melbourne. His research focuses on formal logic, philosophy of logic, metaphysics, and philosophy of language, and even some philosophy of religion. He has published over 70 papers in journals and edited collections, and is the author of three books: An Introduction to Substructural Logics (Routledge, 2000), Logic (Routledge 2006), an ntroductory book on logic and its applications in philosophy, and Logical Pluralism (OUP 2006), a jointly-authored book on the philosophy of logic.

Experience

  • 2012–present
    Professor of Philosophy and Chair of the Philosophy Program, University of Melbourne
  • 2002–2012
    Associate Professor in Philosophy and Chair of the Philosophy Program, University of Melbourne
  • 1996–2002
    Senior Lecturer in Philosophy, Macquarie University

Education

  • 1994 
    University of Queensland, PhD in Philosophy
  • 1989 
    University of Queensland, Bachelor of Science (Honours in Mathematics)

Publications

  • 2006
    Logic, Routledge
  • 2006
    (with JC Beall) Logical Pluralism, Oxford University Press
  • 2000
    An Introduction to Substructural Logics, Routledge

Research Areas

  • Logic (220308)
  • Philosophy Of Language (220313)
  • Metaphysics (220309)

Honours

Fellow of the Australian Academy of the Humanities