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About the Author: Brian Zaharatos earned his Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics and Statistics from the Colorado School of Mines, his M.A. in Philosophy from the University of South Carolina, and his B.S. in Mathematics and Philosophy from the State University of New York, Stony Brook. Currently, he is a member of the teaching faculty at the University of Colorado Boulder. His primary interests are in Applied Statistics, Ethics, Philosophy of Science, Mathematics, and Statistics, Phenomenology, and teaching methods that promote interdisciplinarity. Brian has developed courses in the Philosophy of Statistics, Environmental Ethics, and Philosophy of Film, and has worked on research projects in solar cell modeling, statistical litigation support, and philosophical decision theory.
In his spare time, Brian enjoys swimming, cycling, running, snowboarding, hiking, cooking, reading, blogging, and chatting about philosophy. Feel free to contact him at email@example.com.