Dr Adriana Clavel Vazquez

Lecturer in Philosophy

Faculty of Arts, Cultures and Education

School of Histories, Languages and Cultures


Adriana Clavel-Vazquez, who completed her PhD at the University of Sheffield in 2017, works in aesthetics and has interests in the philosophy of mind and the philosophy of race.

Her research mainly focuses on the interaction of aesthetic and ethical values, the ethics of imagining, and the role of embodiment in imaginative engagement.


Research Interests

  • Aesthetics

  • Philosophy of art

  • Philosophy of mind

  • Philosophy of race


Modules list

  • Introduction to Philosophy

  • C20th Philosophy

  • Philosophy and Visual Culture

  • Philosophy and Contemporary Culture

Professional highlights

Academic qualifications

  • BA Philosophy, Universidad Panamericana, Mexico

  • MPhil in Philosophy, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Mexico

  • PhD in Philosophy, University of Sheffield