Mary B. Hesse Graduate Student Essay Award

(Only recent awards are listed below. University affiliations are from the time of the award.) 

Haixin Dang


Haixin Dang
(University of Pittsburgh)

"Do Collaborators in Science Need to Agree?"

John Dougherty


John Dougherty
(University of California, San Diego)

"Equality and Separability in Gauge Theories"

Naftali Weinberger


Naftali Weinberger
(University of Wisconsin, Madison)

"If Intelligence is a Cause, it is a Within-Subjects Cause"

Rogier de Langhe


Rogier de Langhe
(Ghent University)

"A Unified Model of the Division of Cognitive Labor"



Adela Roszkowski
(University of Vienna)

"Natural Selection and the Unity of Functional Analyses," Philosophy of Science, Vol. 77, No. 4 (October 2010), pp. 633-645.

Peter Gildenhuys2007

Peter Gildenhuys
(University of Pittsburgh, HPS)

"Causal Equations Without Ceteris Paribus Clauses," Philosophy of Science, Vol. 77, No. 4 (October 2010), pp. 608-632.

Benjamin Barros2006

Benjamin Barros
(University of Maryland, College Park)

"Natural Selection as a Mechanism," Philosophy of Science, Vol. 75, No. 3 (July 2008), pp. 306-322.