Jacob W. Archambault holds a Ph.D in philosophy and Doctoral Certificate in Medieval Studies from Fordham University. His main work is in the history and philosophy of logic, focusing on the early 14th century development of the concept of formal consequence. His more contemporary research focuses on: the nature, subject, and foundations of logic; dispositionalism and modality; and time and tense.
Jacob specializes in the history and philosophy of logic and medieval philosophy. His areas of research competence include mathematical logic, metaphysics, early modern philosophy (especially Leibniz), and philosophy of religion. He holds teaching competencies in ethics, philosophy of human nature, classics, and Latin. He reads French, Latin (including manuscripts), and German. He currently resides in Louisville, KY.