Shaun Gallagher

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Department of Philosophy, University of Central Florida (

Shaun Gallagher is the Lillian and Morrie Moss Professor of Excellence in Philosophy at the University of Memphis. He has a secondary appointment at the University of Hertfordshire (UK) and is Honorary Professor of Philosophy at the University of Copenhagen (Denmark). He's held visiting positions at the Cognition and Brain Science MRC Unit at the University of Cambridge, the Ecole Normale Supériure in Lyon, and the Centre de Recherche en Epistémologie Appliquée (CREA), Paris, and he is currently Visiting Fellow at the Kolleg-Forschergruppe Bildakt und Verkorperung at Humboldt University, Berlin. He holds the Humboldt Foundation Anneliese Maier Research Fellowship (2012-17) and is PI on grants to conduct research on intersubjectivity and institutions (Marie Curie Foundation) and the aesthetic and spiritual experiences of astronauts during space travel (Templeton Foundation). His publications include How the Body Shapes the Mind (Oxford, 2005); The Phenomenological Mind (with Dan Zahavi, Routledge, 2008), and as editor, the Oxford Handbook of the Self (Oxford, 2011). He's editor-in-chief of the journal Phenomenology and the Cognitive Sciences.

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Elias, John Z., Morrow, Patricia Bockelman, Streater, Jonathan, Gallagher, Shaun, Fiore, Stephen M. (2011): Towards Triadic Interactions in Autism and Beyond: Transitional Objects, Joint Attention, . In: Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 55th Annual Meeting , 2011, . pp. 1486-1490.

Froese, Tom, Gallagher, Shaun (2010): Phenomenology and Artificial Life: Toward a Technological Supplementation of Phenomenologi. In Husserl Studies, 26 (2) pp. 83-106.

Jaegher, Hanne De, Paolo, Ezequiel A. Di, Gallagher, Shaun (2010): Can social interaction constitute social cognition?. In Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 14 (10) pp. 441-447.

Chertoff, Dustin B., Vanderbleek, Sandy, Fiore, Stephen M., Gallagher, Shaun (2009): Cognitive architecture for perception-reaction intelligent computer agents (CAPRICA). In: Proceedings of the 4th ACM/IEEE International Conference on Human Robot Interaction , 2009, . pp. 241-242.

Gallagher, Shaun (2007): Social cognition and social robots. In Social Cognition, 3 (3) pp. 435-453.

Gallagher, Shaun (2005): How the Body Shapes the Mind, Clarendon Press,

Gallagher, Shaun, Zahavi, Dan (2008): The Phenomenological Mind, Routledge,

Gallagher, Shaun (2008): Brainstorming: Views and Interviews on the Mind, Imprint Academic,

Gallagher, Shaun (2006): How the Body Shapes the Mind, Oxford University Press, USA,

Gallagher, Shaun, Zahavi, Dan (2012): The Phenomenological Mind: An Introduction to Philosophy of Mind and Cognitive Science, 2nd edition, Routledge,

Gallagher, Shaun (2014): Phenomenology. In: Soegaard, Mads, Dam, Rikke Friis (eds). "The Encyclopedia of Human-Computer Interaction, 2nd Ed." The Interaction Design Foundation .