Matt Teichman

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Lecturer, Masters Program in Computer Science

  • Programming Specialist at the Digital Library Development Center, University of Chicago Library


Matt Teichman is Programming Specialist at the Digital Library Development Center at the University of Chicago, where he builds software for digital archiving and does full-stack web development.  His main areas of interest are functional programming, type theory, natural language semantics, and feminist philosophy.  He is also producer and lead host of the Elucidations podcast (, a long-running philosophy podcast which was awarded an Emergent Ventures grant ( through the Mercatus Center in 2019.  


University of Chicago - MS, Computer Science - 2018
University of Chicago - PhD, Philosophy - 2015
University of Chicago - MA, Philosophy - 2009
University of Pittsburgh - MA, Cinema Studies - 2007
Cornell University - AB, Film and Linguistics - 2002