Executive Office

PSA Executive Office

The PSA Executive Office manages the Association's day-to-day operations. In 2021, the office relocated from UMBC in Baltimore, MD to the University of Cincinnati in Cincinnati, OH, USA.

The Executive Office manages the PSA's finances and fundraising, organizes its biennial meetings and other events, maintains its website and social media accounts, and helps fulfill the Association's mission of promoting the research, teaching, and free discussion of issues in the philosophy of science from diverse standpoints.

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Executive Office Staff


Max Cormendy
Executive Director

Philosophy as an academic discipline has been important to Max since he was introduced to it at around fifteen years of age. He has a background in business development, event design and production, and science communication and aims to serve the PSA with an eye towards membership growth, increasing the quality of member services, public outreach and engagement, as well as the efficient operation of the executive office.

Max Cormendy


Ramy Amin
Assistant Director

Ramy is a Ph.D. student in the Philosophy Department at the University of Cincinnati. His research focuses on the philosophies of science and mind, with special attention to the interactions they have with neuroscience. Topics he examines include causation, levels, and phenomenal concepts.

Walt Orozco, Assistant Director