Erin Beeghly is an assistant professor of philosophy at the University of Utah. Her primary research interests lie at the intersection of ethics, epistemology, political & legal philosophy, and moral psychology.
In 2016-2017, she was the Philip L. Quinn fellow at the National Humanities Center. Her work has also been supported by the American Association for University of Women and the Townsend Center for the Humanities at Berkeley. Her current book project, What's Wrong With Stereotyping?, examines the conditions under which judging people by group membership is wrong. She also writes and teaches about topics within legal theory, including discrimination law.
Professor Beeghly received her PhD from UC Berkeley in 2014, where she worked with Véronique Munoz-Dardé, R.Jay Wallace, and Victoria Plaut. Before that, she earned two BAs, one in history from UC Berkeley in 2004 and one in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics from Oxford University in 2006.