Nina Strohminger
Professor
Cognitive Science; School of Management
Yale University

I am from Baltimore, proud home of Edgar Allan Poe, H.L. Mencken, John Waters, and Henrietta Lacks. (To read more about how growing up in Baltimore affected my research trajectory, please see my dissertation acknowledgements.)

I hold a B.A. from Brown University and a Ph.D. from the University of Michigan. I conduct research on moral psychology, emotions, personal identity, humor, and aesthetics.

At present, I am a Postdoctoral Associate at Duke University.

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Personal Identity (The Essential Moral Self)

Using the method of experimental philosophy, Nina Strohminger (Yale University) and Shaun Nichols (University of Arizona) compare philosophical and everyday answers to the question "Which aspect of the self is most essential for personal identity?"

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