Alex Grzankowski joined the Institute of Philosophy as Associate Director in 2022. Alex is a Senior Lecturer at Birkbeck College, University of London working in the Philosophy of Mind, Metaphysics, and Philosophy of Language. Alex is presently engaged in work on Emotion in cognitive science and psychiatry and has previously written on mental representation, rationality, free will, and the metaphysics of propositions

Prior to London, Alex was a researcher on The Cambridge New Directions In The Study Of The Mind Project and was awarded his PhD in 2013 at the University of Texas, Austin.