Heidi Maibom is professor of philosophy. Before coming to UC, she worked in Ottawa, Canada. She has held visiting research positions at Cambridge, Princeton, Washington University, Macquarie University and University of the Basque Country. She has published papers on interpersonal understanding, emotions, and responsibility. Her current project is an interdisciplinary book on the nature and use of putting ourselves in other people's situation ("Knowing Me, Knowing You"). This work is facilitated by a Taft Center Research Fellowship for 2016-17.