Mike Zhao



About Me

I'm a PhD student in philosophy at NYU. I work mainly on ethics and meta-ethics, though I have interests in philosophy of science, philosophy of language, ancient Chinese philosophy, and moral psychology also.

Here are my CV, research statement, and teaching dossier.

I have a soft spot for Aristotle, Nietzsche, and Bernard Williams. In my spare time, I play viola and guitar, write music, and read incessantly.

Publications

Other Papers

People who I'm not

In naming me, my parents decided to conjoin one of the world's most common given names with one of the world's most common surnames. As a result, there are lots of people not identical to me who share my name, many of whom have a larger internet presence than I do. Here's a (non-comprehensive) list of people who I'm not: