Dr. Nora Berenstain is Associate Professor of Philosophy at the University of Tennessee. She is currently visiting MSU as a post-doctoral research fellow for the 2018-2019 academic year. Her work in metaphysics of science focuses on uncovering relations among mathematical structures, empirical phenomena, and physical modality. Her work in feminist epistemology aims to take an intersectional approach toward theorizing and resisting epistemic oppression. She is currently working with Professor Kristie Dotson to explore the pragmatic possibilities of using cross-disciplinary conceptions of structure for anti-oppressive ends.