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Leandro completed his PhD at King´s College London in 2012 under the supervision of David Papineau. He is an Associate Professor at the Department of Philosophy, Alberto Hurtado University, Chile, since 2013. Also he is currently the principal investigator of a 3-year National Fund for Scientific and Technological Development (FONDECYT) project titled: “Knowledge-Relevant Responsibility, Epistemic Externalism, and Distributed Cognition.” 

Research interests

  • Epistemology
  • Philosophy of mind
  • Philosophy of psychology

Selected publications

  • De Brasi, L. (2014) “Closure Intuitions and Restriction,” Praxis FilosóficaNueva Serie, No.38, pp. 225-248

  • De Brasi, L. (2014) “Contextualism and Testimony,” Análisis FilosóficoXXXIV, No.1, pp. 61-75

  • De Brasi, L. (forthcoming) “Testimony and Value in the Theory of Knowledge,” Ideas y Valores 

  • De Brasi, L. (forthcoming) “Cognitive Value and Natural Language Proper Names,” Revista de Costa Rica 

  • De Brasi, L. (forthcoming) “Accidentality and Knowledge after Gettier,” Filozofija

  • De Brasi, L. (forthcoming) “Reliability and Social Knowledge-Relevant Responsibility,” Transformaçao