Patricia Blanchette

I am a professor of philosophy at the University of Notre Dame, and occupant of the McMahon-Hank Chair in Philosophy. I work primarily in the history and philosophy of logic, the history of analytic philosophy, the philosophy of mathematics, and the philosophy of language.

The photo above is sunset on Big Rice Lake, Minnesota, as viewed from the cockpit of my kayak.

My contact info is:

  • Dept of Philosophy, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame IN 46556 USA;
  • Phone: 574-631-6439; or for the Philosophy Department: 574-631-6471
  • Email:

Here’s my Elucidations podcast on Frege’s Logicism.

Here’s an interview inĀ The Reasoner, Vol 14 #5.

My CV (pdf)

My Research

Midwest PhilMath Workshop 2023