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Faculty of Philosophy


Panetheon Temple Rome


Members of the Faculty pursue research in most central areas of philosophy.

The Faculty has particular strengths in metaphysics, logic and language, philosophy of mind, ethics, philosophy of mathematics, philosophy of science, political philosophy and Kant.

Details about the research interests of individual members of the Faculty may be found here

A repository of research publications produced by members of the Faculty may be found here.

Members of the Faculty are involved in a number of research groups and projects, and in national and international networks

The Faculty has its own informal collaboration with the departments of philosophy at MIT and Harvard, known as ‘Cambridge2’. 

The School of Arts & Humanities does not have its own Research Ethics committee, but the School Office keeps a record of the approval requested, and passes it on to the relevant Research Ethics Committee in another School. Please contact Jo Farmer (Faculty Administrator) about any queries relating to ethical approval.

REF2021 Unit of Assessment 30 [HPS and Philosophy] - The Unit of Assessment Criteria and Working Methods may be found here.