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Read more at: The deadline for applications for 2021 entry onto the MPhil in Philosophy and the PhD in Philosophy is Thursday 3rd December 2020

The deadline for applications for 2021 entry onto the MPhil in Philosophy and the PhD in Philosophy is Thursday 3rd December 2020

30 November 2020

Applications for 2021 entry onto the MPhil in Philosophy, and the PhD in Philosophy, are now being accepted. The deadline for all applicants is 3rd December 2020 . For further information on how to apply, please visit: https://www.postgraduate.study.cam.ac.uk/application-process/how-do-i-apply For more specific information...


Read more at: Congratulations to Jessie Munton for winning the 2020 Sanders Prize in the Philosophy of Mind, for her essay "Prejudice as the Misattribution of Salience"

Congratulations to Jessie Munton for winning the 2020 Sanders Prize in the Philosophy of Mind, for her essay "Prejudice as the Misattribution of Salience"

30 November 2020

Congratulations to Jessie Munton for winning the 2020 Sanders Prize in the Philosophy of Mind, for her essay "Prejudice as the Misattribution of Salience". See here for more details: https://marcsandersfoundation.org/philosophy-of-mind/


Read more at: Listen to Richard Holton and Zoe Fritz being interviewed at the THIS Institute about the ethical challenges faced by doctors

Listen to Richard Holton and Zoe Fritz being interviewed at the THIS Institute about the ethical challenges faced by doctors

5 November 2020

Tackling the ethical challenges faced by doctors Listen to Richard Holton and Zoe Fritz being interviewed at the THIS Institute (The Healthcare Improvement Studies Institute) about the ethical challenges faced by doctors by visiting the link below: https://www.thisinstitute.cam.ac.uk/podcast/tackling-the-ethical-challenges...


Read more at: Applications for 2021 entry onto the MPhil in Philosophy and the PhD in Philosophy now being accepted

Applications for 2021 entry onto the MPhil in Philosophy and the PhD in Philosophy now being accepted

28 October 2020

Applications for 2021 entry onto the MPhil in Philosophy, and the PhD in Philosophy, are now being accepted. The deadline for all applicants is 3rd December 2020 . For further information on how to apply, please visit: https://www.postgraduate.study.cam.ac.uk/application-process/how-do-i-apply For more specific information...


Read more at: Clare Chambers to give evidence to Parliament on body image

Clare Chambers to give evidence to Parliament on body image

22 September 2020

Clare Chambers to give evidence to Parliament on body image Professor Clare Chambers will be giving evidence to the Women & Equalities Parliamentary Committee, as part of their enquiry “Changing the perfect picture: an enquiry into body image". The session is on Wednesday 23 September 2020 at 2:30pm and can be watched...


Read more at: With great sadness we announce the death of Prof. Hugh Mellor 1938-2020

With great sadness we announce the death of Prof. Hugh Mellor 1938-2020

12 September 2020

With great sadness we announce the death of Prof. Hugh Mellor 1938-2020, who passed away at Addenbrookes Sunday 21st June, from complications arising from lymphoma. Prof. Mellor contributed with the greatest distinction to many fields, including Metaphysics and Probability Theory, and has had a long and close association...


Read more at: Philosophy Faculty Newsletter September 2020

Philosophy Faculty Newsletter September 2020

12 September 2020

Hot off the virtual press, with news about Alexander Bird, our new Bertrand Russell Professor, some interesting reports from Michael Potter, Huw Price, Rae Langton and Jessie Munton, plus other staff and student news. See the Philosophy Faculty Newsletter September 2020 .


Read more at: Call for Expressions of Interest for British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship applications: Faculty deadline Tuesday 1st September 2020

Call for Expressions of Interest for British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship applications: Faculty deadline Tuesday 1st September 2020

17 August 2020

Call for Expressions of Interest for British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship applications: Faculty deadline Tuesday 1st September 2020


Read more at: Call for Expressions of Interest for British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship applications: Faculty deadline Tuesday 1st September 2020

Call for Expressions of Interest for British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship applications: Faculty deadline Tuesday 1st September 2020

12 August 2020

Call for Expressions of Interest for British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship applications: Faculty deadline Tuesday 1st September 2020 Cambridge operates an internal ranking of applications for this fellowship, and only a limited number will be submitted to the British Academy. If you are interested in applying through the...


Read more at: William Simpson has won an "Expanded Reason Award" for his doctoral thesis

William Simpson has won an "Expanded Reason Award" for his doctoral thesis

9 July 2020

William Simpson has won an "Expanded Reason Award" for his doctoral thesis, "What's the matter? Toward a neo-Aristotelian ontology of nature". This international research prize of 25,000 Euros is awarded by the University Francisco de Vitoria in collaboration with the Joseph Ratzinger Vatican Foundation. The award ceremony...