Valerie Franks

Valerie Franks
Email: vtfranks@ualr.edu

Valerie Franks holds a Ph.D. in Philosophy and Cognitive Science from the University of Buffalo and a Master’s Degree from the New School for Social Research.

Her research interests include philosophy of mind, epistemology, and cognitive science. She won the 2010 Dissertation Prize from the Review of Metaphysics and is currently working at the Washington, D.C. think tank The Center for Research on Values.

Dr. Franks lives in Fredericksburg, Virginia with her husband and three children.