Jacob W. Archambault is currently an Alumni Dissertation Fellow at 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, medieval philosophy, and philosophy of religion. His areas of competence include mathematical logic, early modern philosophy (especially Leibniz), and metaphysics, with teaching competence in ethics and philosophy of human nature. He reads French, Latin (including manuscripts), and German. He currently resides in New Haven, Connecticut with his wife, Amanda, and two children, Elijah and Estelle.