skip to content

Faculty of Philosophy

 
Read more at: Applications are invited for an Isaac Newton Trust Academic Career Development Fellowship in Philosophy (fixed term)

Applications are invited for an Isaac Newton Trust Academic Career Development Fellowship in Philosophy (fixed term)

16 May 2022

For further information and details of how to apply see: https://www.jobs.cam.ac.uk/job/34735/ The deadline for applications is Monday 13th June 2022 (midnight UK time).


Read more at: Prof Clare Chambers is featured in an article in the New Statesman and will also be speaking at the Hay Festival next month

Prof Clare Chambers is featured in an article in the New Statesman and will also be speaking at the Hay Festival next month

16 May 2022

Prof Clare Chambers is featured in an article in the New Statesman in both print edition and online here: https://www.newstatesman.com/encounter/2022/05/the-philosophical-case-for-not-wearing-make-up?utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Twitter#Echobox=1652424779 She will also be speaking at the Hay Festival next month, for...


Read more at: Success in REF2021 for Cambridge’s Faculty of Philosophy and Department of History and Philosophy of Science

Success in REF2021 for Cambridge’s Faculty of Philosophy and Department of History and Philosophy of Science

12 May 2022

Success in REF2021 for Cambridge’s Faculty of Philosophy and Department of History and Philosophy of Science Cambridge University’s Faculty of Philosophy and Department of History and Philosophy of Science would like to thank and congratulate everyone involved — lecturers, postdoctoral researchers, administrators...


Read more at: Congratulations to Zoe Walker, who has been awarded the British Society for Aesthetics Prize 2022 for her paper ‘A Sensibility of Humour’

Congratulations to Zoe Walker, who has been awarded the British Society for Aesthetics Prize 2022 for her paper ‘A Sensibility of Humour’

28 April 2022

Congratulations to Zoe Walker, who has been awarded the British Society for Aesthetics Prize 2022 for her paper ‘A Sensibility of Humour’. For further details see: https://british-aesthetics.org/bsa-essay-prize/ and https://twitter.com/britaesthetics?lang=en-GB


Read more at: Daisy Dixon has just been awarded the American Society for Aesthetics Prize in ‘Social Justice and the Arts’, for her paper 'Artistic (counter)speech’.

Daisy Dixon has just been awarded the American Society for Aesthetics Prize in ‘Social Justice and the Arts’, for her paper 'Artistic (counter)speech’.

21 April 2022

Daisy Dixon has just been awarded the American Society for Aesthetics Prize in ‘Social Justice and the Arts’, for her paper 'Artistic (counter)speech’. https://aesthetics-online.org/news/602776/Dr-Daisy-Dixon-Wins-Social-Justice-and-the-Arts-Prize.htm


Read more at: The Faculty of Philosophy congratulates Owen Griffiths on his Pilkington Prize (2022) for outstanding teaching

The Faculty of Philosophy congratulates Owen Griffiths on his Pilkington Prize (2022) for outstanding teaching

21 March 2022

The Faculty of Philosophy congratulates Owen Griffiths on his Pilkington Prize (2022) for outstanding teaching. Further details about the Pilkington Prize 2022 can be found here .


Read more at: Prof Clare Chambers is interviewed by the BBC about her new book, INTACT: A Defence of the Unmodified Body

Prof Clare Chambers is interviewed by the BBC about her new book, INTACT: A Defence of the Unmodified Body

24 February 2022

Clare Chambers publishes her new book Intact: A Defence of the Unmodified Body (Allen Lane) on 24 February 2022. You can hear Prof Chambers discussing the book on BBC R4 Woman’s Hour and BBC R3 Free Thinking , and read about it in i news . She will also be discussing the book at various literary festivals, including Hay ...


Read more at: The Faculty of Philosophy is delighted to announce that Dr Sophia Dandelet will be joining the Faculty in September 2022 as Assistant Professor in Ethics

The Faculty of Philosophy is delighted to announce that Dr Sophia Dandelet will be joining the Faculty in September 2022 as Assistant Professor in Ethics

15 February 2022

The Faculty of Philosophy is delighted to announce that Dr Sophia Dandelet will be joining the Faculty in September 2022 as Assistant Professor in Ethics. Sophia is currently a Bersoff Faculty Fellow at New York University, having obtained her PhD from UC Berkeley prior to that. Her research concerns questions at the...


Read more at: Nikhil Krishnan winner of the 2021 Pilkington Prize for outstanding teaching is interviewed by This Cambridge Life

Nikhil Krishnan winner of the 2021 Pilkington Prize for outstanding teaching is interviewed by This Cambridge Life

31 January 2022

Nikhil Krishnan winner of the 2021 Pilkington Prize for outstanding teaching is interviewed by This Cambridge Life. Read the article here .


Read more at: Dr Tom McClelland will be introducing two films at the 40th Cambridge Film Festival on 24th and 25th November 2021

Dr Tom McClelland will be introducing two films at the 40th Cambridge Film Festival on 24th and 25th November 2021

22 November 2021

Dr Tom McClelland will be introducing two films at the 40th Cambridge Film Festival. A short introductory talk will precede: Flee : Wednesday 24th November at 8.45pm https://ticketing.picturehouses.com/Ticketing/visSelectTickets.aspx?cinemacode=002&txtSessionId=38218&visLang=1 Fear : Thursday 25th November at 6pm...