Kadri Vihvelin

Professor of Philosophy

Contact Information
E-mail: vihvelin@usc.edu
Phone: (213) 740-5185
Office: MHP 112

Personal Website

Description of Research

Summary Statement of Research Interests
Professor Vihvelin's research is focused on topics in metaphysics and ethics, especially free will and the theory of action, time travel, causation, counterfactuals, dispositions, moral responsibility, and the doing/allowing distinction.


  • Vihvelin, K. (2013). Causes, Laws, and Free Will: Why Determinism Doesn't Matter. New York, New York: Oxford University Press.

  • School of Philosophy
  • 3709 Trousdale Parkway
  • Mudd Hall of Philosophy, MHP 113