Division of Humanities and the ArtsDepartment
ProfileKatherine Ritchie is an assistant professor of philosophy at the City College of New York. She received her Ph.D. in Philosophy from the University of Texas at Austin in 2013 and her B.A. from Lewis and Clark College. Before joining CCNY she taught at Duke University.
Her research focuses on issues in metaphysics, social ontology and the philosophy of language. Katherine has presented at international conferences in 6 countries. Her work has been published in the journal Philosophical Studies. She is currently working on a book chapter and additional articles.
(Forthcoming) Can Semantics Guide Ontology? In: Australasian Journal of Philosophy
(Forthcoming) Plural and Collective Noun Phrases. In: The Routledge Handbook of Collective Intentionality
(2015) The Metaphysics of Social Groups. Philosophy Compass 10 (5): 310-321
(2013) What are Groups? Philosophical Studies.166 (2):257-272.