Congratulations to our graduates
11 July 2017
Congratulations to our final-year students from the Department of Philosophy, who graduated today with their well-earned degrees. This is the culmination of three or four years of hard work (or longer for part-time students). A pre-graduation party was held on campus today, complete with a prize-giving ceremony for those who have made a particular contribution to the school. The Philosophy prizes included: Sam Holden won Best Overall Degree in Philosop...
July edition of The Reasoner now available
4 July 2017
The Reasoner is our monthly digest highlighting exciting new research on reasoning, inference and method in the broadest meaning of the terms. The latest issue, July 2017, is now available. The June contents include: Editorial – Casey Helgeson Interview with Katharine Mach – Casey Helgeson In Defense of Brogaard-Salerno Stricture – Matheus Silva Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Behavioral Economics, 22–23 May –...
Congratulations to Todd Mei
16 June 2017
On 1 October 2017, Dr Todd Mei will be promoted to Senior Lecturer in the Department of Philosophy. Our congratulations to Todd on his well-earned promotion for the forthcoming academic year. Well done on this significant achievement.
Congratulations to Amy Poulter
15 June 2017
We are delighted to announce that one of our final year students from the Department of Philosophy has just jointly won a University music prize. Amy Poulter, who has just finished her BA (Hons) in Philosophy and English Language & Linguistics, was awarded the Colyer-Fergusson Music Prize. The prize is awarded to a student who has made a major contribution to the organisation of music at the University. Amy was awarded the prize for her exceptional all-round behind-the-scenes or...
June edition of The Reasoner now available
1 June 2017
The Reasoner is our monthly digest highlighting exciting new research on reasoning, inference and method in the broadest meaning of the terms. The latest issue, June 2017, is now available. The June contents include: Editorial – Conrad Heilmann Interview with Peter Wakker – Conrad Heilmann Inferring policy from experiment, 15 May – Veli-Pekka Parkkinen Perspectives on Explanations – Martin Zach The Reasoner Speculates:...