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Philosophy educator

George Stephen Boolos, American philosophy educator. National Endowment of the Humanities fellow, 1984; Fulbright scholar, 1961-1963; Guggenheim Foundation fellow, 1996; National Science Foundation grantee, 1986, 88-89. Fellow American Academy Arts and Sciences; member Association Symbolic Logic (president 1995-1996), American Philosophical Association, Mathematics Association American.

Background

Boolos, George Stephen was born on September 4, 1940 in New York City. Son of Stephen George and Blanche (Salomon) Boolos.

Education

Bachelor, Princeton University, 1961;Bachelor of Philosophy, University of Oxford, England, 1963;Doctor of Philosophy, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1966.

Career

Assistant professor philosophy, Columbia University, 1966-1969;assistant professor philosophy, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1969-1973;associate professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1973-1980;professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1980-1996.

Works

Membership

Fellow American Academy Arts and Sciences. Member Association Symbolic Logic (president 1995-1996), American Philosophical Association, Mathematics Association American.

Connections

1 child, Peter.

father:
Stephen George Boolos

mother:
Blanche (Salomon) Boolos

child:
Peter Boolos