News

Announcements

The department welcomes five new graduate students for Fall '18: Morgan Davies, Colton Heiberg, Richard Lamb, Jordan Neidlinger, and Charles Perkins.

Congratulations to Professor Daniel Korman and his co-author Professor Dustin Locke (Clarement McKenna College) for winning the 2018 Sanders Prize in Metaethics with their paper “Against Minimalist Responses to Moral Debunking Arguments.” 

Congratulations to Professor Aaron Zimmerman for the publication of his new book Belief: A Pragmatic Picture (Oxford University Press).

We are delighted to announce that Patricio A. Fernandez will be joining our faculty starting Fall 2019. (...)

  • Meeting — Undergraduate Philosophy Club on Thursdays in the Philosophy Department Common Room at 5 PM
  • Meeting — Ethics Bowl on Tuesdays in the Philosophy Department Common Room at 7 PM
  • Reading Groups — Faculty and Graduate Student led reading groups are regularily offered.
  • The Sage Center for the Study of the Mind also has regular talks from fellows, as well as a special guest lecture series throughout the academic year.

Events

The 2019 Steven Humphrey Lecture in the Philosophy of Science will be given by Jenann Ismael (Columbia) on February 22nd, 2019.

  1. February 22, 2019

Gavin Lawrence (UCLA) will deliver a talk to the Department on November 30th in South Hall 5617 at 4 p.m.

  1. November 30, 2018 - 4:00pm

David Liebesman (Calgary) will deliver a talk to the Department on November 9th in South Hall 5617 at 4 p.m.

  1. November 9, 2018 - 4:00pm

Bill Hartmann will host a job market informational session for the Department's graduate...

  1. October 26, 2018 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Kyle Dickey will deliver a talk in the Philosophy Department common room.

  1. June 1, 2018 - 4:00pm

Anil Gomes (Oxford) will deliver a talk in the Philosophy Department.

  1. May 25, 2018 - 4:00pm

Shieva Kleinschmidt (USC) will deliver a talk at the Philosophy Department.

  1. May 18, 2018 - 4:00pm

Itzel Aurora Garcia (UC Irvine) will deliver a talk in the Philosophy Department common room.

  1. May 11, 2018 - 4:00pm

Matthew Fulkerson (UCSD) will deliver a talk at the Philosophy Department.

  1. May 4, 2018 - 4:00pm

Christopher Britton will deliver a talk in the Philosophy Department common room.

  1. April 27, 2018 - 4:00am