Raphael Demos

Fellow: Awarded 1927

Field of Study: French History

Competition: US & Canada

Born: 01-23-1892

Died: 08-08-1968

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1926–27:

Demos, Raphael: Appointed for a study of the philosophy of evolution and social philosophy, principally in Paris, France; tenure, twelve months from September 1, 1927.

Born January 23, 1892, at Smyrna, Asia Minor. Education: Anatolia College, A.B., 1910; Harvard University, Ph.D., 1916; Sheldon Traveling Fellowship, 1917–19.

Assistant in Philosophy, 1916–17; Instructor, 1919–20, Instructor and Tutor, 1920–26; Assistant Professor, 1926—, Harvard University; Instructor and Tutor in Philosophy, 1920–26, Assistant Professor, 1926—, Radcliffe College.

Publications: Articles and reviews in Mind, Journal of Philosophy, Monist, International Journal of Ethics, Yale Review, Harvard Graduates’ Magazine, Harvard Alumni Bulletin.

Son: John Demos, Guggenheim Fellow in U.S. History, 1977