Genevieve Lloyd

Genevieve Lloyd is Professor Emeritus of Philosophy at the University of New South Wales, Australia. She is a graduate of the University of Sydney, and holds graduate degrees from the University of Oxford. In 1987, she was appointed to the chair of philosophy at UNSW, making her the first female professor of philosophy appointed in Australia. Her research has been mainly in history of philosophy – especially 17th and 18th century philosophy, feminist philosophy and the relations between philosophy and literature.