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Teaching & Research Staff

Permanent Teaching Staff
Research Fellows
Affiliated Lecturers
Temporary Teaching Staff
Emeritus Professors


Permanent Teaching Staff

Dr Arif Ahmed
University Reader

ama24@cam.ac.uk

Logic, Epistemology and Metaphysics

On research leave from 1/10/2018 to 30/09/2019 [Leverhulme Research Fellowship]

Dr Julia Borcherding
University Lecturer

Early modern philosophy

On research leave from 1/09/2018 to 31/08/2019

Dr Angela Breitenbach
University Lecturer

ab335@cam.ac.uk

Kant, Philosophy of Science, Aesthetics

On shared parental leave from 1/10/2018 to 2/12/2018

Dr Tim Button
University Senior Lecturer

tecb2@cam.ac.uk

Metaphysics, Philosophy of mathematics and philosophical logic

 

Dr Clare Chambers
University Reader

cec66@cam.ac.uk

Political Philosophy

On research leave from 1/10/2018 to 30/09/2021 [Leverhulme Major Research Fellowship]

Dr Tom Dougherty
University Lecturer

tjsd3@cam.ac.uk

 

Ethics, Political Philosophy

On research leave from 27/08/2018 - 30/06/2019 [Murphy Fellowship funded by Tulane University].

Professor Richard Holton
Professor of Philosophy

rjh221@cam.ac.uk

Moral Psychology, Ethics, Philosophy of Law and Philosophy of Language

Professor Rae Langton
Knightbridge Professor of Philosophy
Chair of the Faculty

rhl27@cam.ac.uk

History of Philosophy, Ethics, Political Philosophy, Metaphysics and Feminist Philosophy

Dr Jessie Munton
University Lecturer, and Research Fellow St John's College

Philosophy of mind, Epistemology, and Philosophy of Psychology

on research leave from 1/09/2018 to 31/08/2019

Professor Alex Oliver
Professor of Philosophy

ado10@cam.ac.uk

Logic, Metaphysics, Philosophy of Mathematics

[on sabbatical leave MT 2018]

Professor Michael Potter
Professor of Philosophy

michael.potter@phil.cam.ac.uk

Philosophy of Mathematics, Philosophical Logic, History of Analytic Philosophy

[on sabbatical leave LT 2019 and ET 2019]

Professor Huw Price
Bertrand Russell Professor

hp331@cam.ac.uk

Pragmatism, Philosophy of Physics, Metaphysics, Philosophy of Language

On research leave 2018-19 [Funded by the Leverhulme Trust]

Dr Paulina Sliwa
University Senior Lecturer

pas70@cam.ac.uk

Ethics, Epistemology

On career-break scheme MT 2018, then on research leave from 1/1/2019 to 31/12/2019 [Leverhulme Research Fellowship]

 

Research Fellows 

Dr Ori Beck
Junior Research Fellow
Christ's College

Philosophy of Perception and Mind

Dr Adam Bales
Junior Research Fellow
St John's College

Decision Theory, Practical Rationality

Dr Anastasia Berg
Junior Research Fellow
Corpus Christi College

Kant, Ethics, Moral Psychology (especially Theory of the Emotions)

Dr Ali Boyle
Junior Research Fellow
Trinity Hall

Philosophy of Mind and Psychology

Dr Jeremy Butterfield
Senior Research Fellow     
Trinity College

jb56@cam.ac.uk

Philosophy of Physics

Dr Stephen Cave
Senior Research Associate
Leverhulme Centre for the Future of Intelligence

Applied ethics, ontology, philosophy of technology

Ms Daisy Dixon
Junior Research Fellow
Peterhouse

Philosophy of Art, Feminist Philosophy, Philosophy of Language

Dr Peter Epstein
Junior Research Fellow
Pembroke College

Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Science, and Formal Epistemology

Dr Michael Gabbay
Research Fellow funded by International Federation of Computational Logic

mg639@cam.ac.uk

Logic, Philosophy of Mathematics

Dr Remco Heesen
Leverhulme Early Career Fellow 

Philosophy of Science, Social Epistemology, Formal Epistemology, Rational Choice Theory

Dr Spencer Johnston
British Academy Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Medieval Philosophy, Mathematical Logic

Dr Matthew Leisinger
Junior Research Fellow
Emmanuel College

Early modern philosophy and moral psychology, focusing in particular on John Locke and Cambridge Platonism (esp. Ralph Cudworth)

Dr Yang Liu
Leverhulme Early Career Fellow

Logic, Philosophy of Probability, Rational Choice

Dr Yael Loewenstein
Junior Research Fellow
Churchill College

Metaphysics, Philosophy of Language

 

Professor John Marenbon
Senior Research Fellow
Trinity College

jm258@cam.ac.uk

Medieval Philosophy

Dr Brian Pitts
Senior Research Associate
jbp25@cam.ac.uk

Philosophy of Physics

Dr Carlo Rossi
International Postdoctoral Research Fellow (funded by the Chilean Research Council)

Metaphysics, Philosophy of Language, Philosophy of Religion, Ancient Philosophy

Dr Karina Vold
Research Fellow
Leverhulme Centre for the Future of Intelligence

Philosophy of mind and philosophy of cognitive science

 

Affiliated Lecturers

Dr Marina Frasca-Spada
Affiliated Lecturer

 

History of early modern philosophy
Dr Frisbee Sheffield
Affiliated Lecturer
Ancient philosophy including ancient ethics

 

Temporary Teaching Staff

Dr Matt Bennett
Lecturer

Post-Kantian European philosophy, Moral Philosophy,  Bioethics and Philosophy of Healthcare
Dr John Filling
Lecturer

Ethics, Political Philosophy, Hegel, Marx

Dr Owen Griffiths
Lecturer

Logic, Philosophy of Language, History of Analytic Philosophy

Dr Nakul Krishna
Lecturer


Ethics, Metaethics, Political Philosophy, History of 20th-Century Philosophy

Dr Shyane Siriwardena
Lecturer

Metaphysics, Metametaphysics

Dr Maarten Steenhagen
Lecturer


Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Perception, Aesthetics, History of 20th Century Philosophy

Dr Rob Watt
Lecturer

Ethics, Political Philosophy, the Philosophy of Kant

 

Emeritus Professors

Professor Simon Blackburn
Emeritus Professor

Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Language and Philosophy of Psychology

Professor Raymond Geuss
Professor of Philosophy

Political and Social Thought, Aesthetics

Professor Jane Heal
Professor in Philosophy

Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Language

Professor D.H. Mellor
Emeritus Professor

Metaphysics, Epistemology, Philosophy of Science, Philosophy of Mind

Professor Onora O'Neill
Emeritus Honorary Professor

Immanuel Kant, Political Philosophy, Ethics: Obligations and Rights; Justice and Virtues, Bioethics
Professor T.J. Smiley
Emeritus Professor
Logic, Philosophical Logic, Aristotle