Kristoffer Ahlstrom-Vij is Senior Lecturer in Philosophy at the University of Kent, Canterbury. His research investigates one of the most fundamental notions in epistemology—i.e., epistemic value, or that which is properly pursued when we want to find out what the world is like—in order to determine how to set up social institutions in a way that promotes such value.

In recent work, he has defended the idea that true belief is the only fundamental epistemic value. Relying on that theory of value, he has also:

At present, he’s involved in two projects investigating

Kristoffer lives in north London with his wife, Radha, and their son, August. Whenever the three of them get a chance, they travel.

His contact information is as follows:

Kristoffer Ahlstrom-Vij
Department of Philosophy
Cornwallis North West
University of Kent
Canterbury, Kent CT2 7NF
E-mail: hka[at]kent[dot]ac[dot]uk
Office: +44 (0)1227 81 6105
Twitter: @ahlstromvij

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