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Employment destinations of recent Faculty PhD students


Current employment destinations of our previous PhD students


Listed below are the names of all the students who have gained their PhDs since 2002. The vast majority have gained academic positions.



Ella Whiteley
PhD: July 2019

Working on the Invisible Labour Project at Cambridge University

Daisy Dixon
PhD: May 2019

Junior Research Fellow, Peterhouse

Katie Robertson
PhD: Jan 2019

Research Fellow, University of Birmingham

Luke Cash
PhD: Apr 2019

Senior Associate at

Daniel Williams
PhD: Dec 2018

Junior research fellow at Corpus Christi College,  University of Cambridge

Maxime LePoutre
PhD: Oct 2018

Postdoctoral Prize Research Fellow, Nuffield College, University of Oxford

Fredrik Nyseth
PhD: May 2018

University Lecturer at the University of Tromsø

Adam Bales
PhD: May 2018

Junior Research Fellow, St John's College

Jens van T'Klooster
PhD: April 2018

Max Weber Fellow, European University Institute, Florence
FWO Postdoctoral Fellow at the Hoger Instituut voor Wijsbegeerte of the KU Leuven

Annika Boeddeling
PhD: March 2018

Research Fellow, Karl-Franzens University, Graz.

Matt Simpson
PhD: November 2017

Teaching Fellow, Department of Philosophy, University College London

Alexander Greenberg
PhD: October 2017

Leverhulme Early Career Fellow in the Philosophy Department at University College London.

Marco Meyer
PhD: July 2017

Leverhulme Early Career Fellow at the University of York.

Ali Boyle
PhD: October 2017

Research Associate,  Position held jointly at the Leverhulme Centre for Future Intelligence and the Centre for Science and Thought, University of Bonn. 

Nora Heinzelmann
PhD: May 2017

Assistant Professorship, Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich, Germany

Georgina Statham
PhD: December 2016

Polonsky Postdoctoral Fellowship, Van Leer Jerusalem Institute

Fiona Doherty
PhD submitted December 2016

Lecturer in Philosophy, University of Stirling

Shyane Siriwardena
PhD: November 2016

Lecturer, Leeds Trinity University

Lukas Skiba
PhD: September 2016

Research Associate at the University of Hamburg

Carlo Rossi
PhD: July 2016

2 Year International Postdoctoral Research Fellowship

Cristian Constantinescu
PhD: May 2016

Lecturer, Department of Philosophy,
Birkbeck College, University of London

Daniel Brigham
PhD: March 2016

Teacher of Philosophy, St. Paul's School, London

Paul Raekstad
PhD: January 2016

Member of staff, Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences, University of Amsterdam

Lucy Campbell
PhD: March 2016

Assistant Professor in Philosophy, Warwick University

Adam Caulton
PhD: July 2015

Clarendon University Lecturer & Tutor in Philosophy, Balliol College, Oxford.

Neal Carrier
PhD: December 2014

Head of Religious Studies & Philosophy at Hampton School, London

Alexis Papazoglou
PhD: July 2014

Writer for The New Republic

Amanda Cawston
PhD: July 2014

Assistant Professor, Philosophy Department, Tilburg University

Claire Benn
PhD: June 2014

Polonsky Postdoctoral Fellow 2014-2019, Van Leer Institute, Jerusalem

Daniel Elstein
PhD: May 2014

Lecturer in Ethical & Political Philosophy, Leeds University

Owen Griffiths
PhD: May 2014

Temporary Lecturer, Faculty of Philosophy, Cambridge University.

JP Smit
PhD: December 2013

Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of Philosophy, Stellenbosch University.

Chris Cowie
PhD: October 2013

Assistant Professor/Admissions Officer, Durham University

Steven Methven
PhD: July 2013

David Mitchell Fellow and Tutor in Philosophy, Worcester College,
University of Oxford

Emily Thomas
PhD: June 2013

Assistant Professor, Durham University

Sebastian Nye
PhD: May 2013

Keble College, University of Oxford

Michael Hannon
PhD: December 2013

Assistant Professor, University of Nottingham. Visiting Research Fellow on the 'Knowledgeable Democracy' project in Amsterdam, and an Honorary Research Fellow at London's Institute of Philosophy.

Rob Trueman
PhD: April 2013
Lecturer, University of York
Duen-Min Deng 
PhD: March 2013
Assistant Professor, Department of Philosophy,
National Taiwan University
Tom Simpson
PhD: June 2012

Associate Professor in Philosophy and Public Policy,
Blavatnik School of Government, University of Oxford

Emily Caddick
PhD: May 2012

Visiting Research Fellow, University of Hertfordshire. Trustee of the British Society of Aesthetics.

Lorna Finlayson
PhD: November 2011
Lecturer, School of Philosophy and Art History, University of Essex
Mark De Silva
PhD: July 2011
Author, Contributing Editor 3AM magazine. Research Fellow, University of Tulsa.
Christine Tiefensee
PhD: June 2011
Assistant Professor of Philosophy,
Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
Xiaoxu Chen
PhD: May 2011
Associate Professor, Wuhan University, China
Maike Albertzart
PhD: March 2011
Regular Faculty member,
Humboldt-Universität, Berlin
Nathan Wildman
PhD: February 2011
Assistant Professor, Tilburg Center for Logic, Ethics & Philosophy of Science
Tim Button
PhD: February 2011
Lecturer, Department of Philosophy
University College London
Adrian Boutel
PhD: February 2011
Guest Lecturer in Philosophy, LSE
Harry Adamson
PhD: January 2011
Laura Biron-Scott
PhD: July 2010
Tim Storer
PhD: June 2010
Adam Stewart-Wallace
PhD: March 2010


Luca Incurvati
PhD: March 2010
Assistant Professorship, Faculty of Philosophy and the Institute for Logic, Language and Computation, University of Amsterdam
Charlotte Werndl
PhD: February 2010
Chair in Logic and Philosophy of Science at the Department of Philosophy at the University of Salzburg, and maintains a visiting professorship at LSE.
Tom Stern
PhD: November 2009
Senior Lecturer, Department of Philosophy,
University College London
Damien Freeman
PhD: June 2009
Writer, Lawyer & Philosopher
Gemma Mitchell
PhD: June 2009
Civil Service Fast Stream
Florian Steinberger
PhD: April 2009
Lecturer of Philosophy, Birkbeck University, London
Miguel Ley-Pineda
PhD: February 2009
Business Management
Ben Colburn
PhD: February 2008
Professor and Head of Department of Philosophy,
University Glasgow
Asbjørn Steglich-Petersen
PhD: October 2007
Associate Professor, Department of Philosophy,
University of Aarhus
Brian King
PhD: May 2007
College Lecturer, Brasenose College, University of Oxford
Veli Mitova
PhD: February 2007
Professor and Head of Philosophy at the University of Johannesburg
Neil Sinclair
PhD: February 2006
Assistant Professor, Department of Philosophy, 
University of Nottingham
Katherine Harloe
PhD: December 2004
Associate Professor, Department of Classics, 
University of Reading
Oliver Sensen
PhD: November 2004
Associate Professor, Department of 
Philosophy, University of Tulane
Carrie Jenkins
PhD: November 2004
Canada Research Chair in Philosophy at the University of British Columbia
Alexander Paseau
PhD: October 2003

Associate Professor in Philosophy and Stuart Hampshire Fellow and Tutor in Philosophy, Wadham College, University of Oxford

Jan Westerhoff
PhD: July 2003
Fellow and Tutor in Theology and Religion; Professor of Buddhist Philosophy at Lady Margaret Hall, University of Oxford
Cain Todd
PhD: July 2003
Senior Lecturer, Department of Philosophy, 
Lancaster University
Greg Scherkoske
PhD: December 2002
Associate Professor, Department of Philosophy, 
Dalhousie University, Nova Scotia, Canada
Rowan Cruft
PhD: November 2002
Professor, Department of Philosophy, 
University of Stirling
Craig Bourne
PhD: October 2002
Reader in Philosophy, Department of Philosophy,
University of Hertfordshire
Adriaan van Heerden
PhD: June 2002
Fine Art Photographer
Dominic Gregory
PhD: June 2002
Lecturer, Department of Philosophy, 
University of Sheffield
Charlotte Cope
PhD: May 2002
A& E Consultant
Alison Hills
PhD: February 2002
Professor of Philosophy and Tutorial Fellow,
St John's College, University of Oxford
Rebecca Roache
PhD: February 2002
Senior Lecturer in Philosophy, Royal Holloway, University of London
NehFama Verbin
PhD: February 2002
Lecturer, Department of Philosophy,
University of Tel Aviv





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