Sahar Heydari Fard
McMicken Hall, 201 B
University of Cincinnati
Cincinnati, OH 45221
PhD Candidate, Philosophy, University of Cincinnati
MA, Philosophy, Texas Tech University, 2015
MSC, Philosophy of Science, Sharif University of Technology, 2013
BSC, Physics, University of Tehran, 2008
Sahar Heydari Fard (2018). Decision-Theoretic Consequentialism and The Desire-Luck Problem. Journal of Cognition and Neuroethics, 5 (1), 71.
MidWest US SWIP, Society for Women in Philosophy, 2018, Nashville, Tennessee, "The Imperative of Participation: why do we need to support BLM."
CPP, Concerned Philosophers for Peace, 2018, Boulder, Colorado, "The Moral Necessity of Participation in Collective Action: a discussion about 'inner city' youth."
Questioning Science in Uncertain Times: A Workshop, 2018, Columbus, Ohio." Feminist Epistemology and Fake News."
SSPP, 109th Annual Meeting of The Southern Society of Philosophy and Psychology, 2017, Savannah, Georgia. "Multiple Realizability and Empirical Evidence."
Mind and Brain Conference, 2017, Flint, Michigan. “Decision-Theoretic Consequentialism and the Desire-Luck Problem.”
Pittsburgh Area Philosophy Conference, 2017, Washington, Pennsylvania. “Decision-Theoretic Consequentialism and the Desire-Luck Problem.”
Philosophers Cocoon Conference, 2017, Tampa, Florida. “Decision-Theoretic Consequentialism and the Desire-Luck Problem.”
Bowling Green State University Workshop on Ethics, 2016, Bowling Green, Ohio. "Perspective Taking and Implicit bias."
Northwestern Philosophy Conference 2016, Gonzaga, Washington. "A Conflict of Intuition about Emotions and Feelings."
Long Island Philosophy Conference 2016, New York, New York. "A Conflict of Intuition about Emotions and Feelings."
National Conference of Philosophy of Science, 2013, Tehran, Iran.
Philosophers Cocoon Conference, 2017, Tampa, Florida. Commentator on "No Free Lunch," by Zach Barnett.
52nd Annual Philosophy Colloquium, 2017, Cincinnati, Ohio. Commentator on "Social Cognition,"by Shannon Spaulding.
Ohio Philosophical Association Annual Meeting, 2018, Cincinnati, Ohio. Commentator on "Acceptance Cognitivism," by Avery Archer.
Workshops, Summer Schools, and Conferences attended
NASSP, North American Society for Social Philosophy, 2018, Rochester, Michigan
SPP, Society for Philosophy and Psychology, 2018, Ann Arbor, Michigan
APA, Eastern Division Meeting, 2018, Savannah, Georgia
APA, Central Division Meeting, 2018, Chicago, Illinois
Penn-Rutgers-Princton Social Epistemology Conference, 2017, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
NASSLI, North American Summer School on Logic, Language, and Information , 2016, Rutgers, New Brunswick, New Jersey
Introduction to Logic, Spring 2014-15, Texas Tech University
Nature of Knowledge, Online, Summer 2015-16, University of Cincinnati
Introduction to Ethics, Spring 2017-18, University of Cincinnati
Business Ethic, Summer 2017-18, University of Cincinnati
Introduction to Ethics, Fall 2018-19, University of Cincinnati
Guest lecturer, "Critical Thinking," Fall 2017-18, for "Academic Success," University of Cincinnati
Introduction to Logic, Under the supervision of Dr. Chris Hom (Discussion Sessions)
Introduction to Ethics, Under the supervision of Dr. Jeremy Schwartz (Discussion Sessions)
Introduction to Philosophy, Under the supervision of Dr. Peter Langland-Hassan
Philosophy Through Movies, Under the supervision of Dr. Robert Skipper
Philosophy of Psychology, Under the supervision of Dr. Robert Richardson
Normative Ethics, Under the supervision of Dr. Vanessa Carbonell
Sex and Death, Under the supervision of Dr. Valerie Hardcastle
Publicly Engaged Philosophy of Science, With Dr. Angela Potochnik, Summer 2017
Awards and Grants
University of Cincinnati, Taft Travel Award, 2016, 2017, and 2018
University of Cincinnati, GSGA Travel Award, 2016, 2017 and 2018
Co-organizer, Ohio Philosophical Association (OPA) Conference, 2018
Referee, Texas Tech Annual Graduate Conference, 2015
Co-organizer, EPIC Workshop (Emerging Philosophers Institute at Cincinnati), 2018
Chair, APA Central Division Meeting, 2018
Chair, APA Eastern Division Meeting, 2018
President, GSGA, University of Cincinnati 2018-2019
Founder, MAP, Cincinnati Chapter, University of Cincinnati 2018-2019
Philosophy of Science Association (PSA)
American Philosophy Association (APA)
American Association of Philosophy Teachers (AAPT)
Southern Society of Philosophy and Psychology (SSPP)
Ohio Philosophical Association (OPA)
International Society of History and Philosophy and Social Studies of Biology (ISHPSSB)
Society for Analytical Feminism (SAF)
North American Society for Social Philosophy (NASSP)
Chase Public Response Project, invited public talk
The New Colossus, Mercantile Library and Chase Public, invited public talk