Marta Jimenez

Associate Professor

Department of Philosophy

Office: Bowden Hall 318

Phone: 404.727.0106

Fax: 404.712.9425


Additional Contact Information

Mailing Address:

Department of Philosophy

Emory University
561 S. Kilgo Circle

Atlanta, GA 30322


  • PhD, University of Toronto, 2011


  • Ancient Philosophy, Moral Psychology, Moral and Political Philosophy



-  Aristotle on Shame and Learning to Be Good (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2020).
-   “Plato on the Role of Anger in our Intellectual and Moral Development.” In Emotions in Plato, ed. by Laura Candiotto and Olivier Renaut (Brill, Plato’s Studies Series, 2020), 285-307.
- “Empeiria and Good Habits in Aristotle’s Ethics.” Journal of the History of Philosophy 57, no. 3 (2019), 363-389.
- “Self-Love and the Unity of Justice in Aristotle.” Epoché: A Journal for the History of Philosophy, 24, no. 2 (Spring 2019), 413-429.
- “Aristotle on Enduring Evils While Staying Happy.” In Evil in Aristotle, ed. by Pavlos Kontos (Cambridge University Press 2018), 150-169.
-  “Aristotle on Learning Virtue by Doing Virtuous Actions.” Phronesis 61, no. 1 (2016), 3-32.
- “Aristotle on “Steering the Young by Pleasure and Pain”.” Journal of Speculative Philosophy 29, no. 2 (2015), 137-164.

Fellowships, Honors, Awards

- Visiting Scholar at Oxford University, Faculty of Philosophy, Michaelmas 2018
- Fellow in Residence, Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics at Harvard University, 2015-2016

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