Rocky Mountain Ethics Congress XV, August 11-14

Aug. 11, 2022

The fifteenth annual Rocky Mountain Ethics Congress (RoME) takes place August 11-14. See the full schedule here .

Matthias Steup Wins Outstanding Faculty Mentor Award

April 13, 2022

Professor Matthias Steup has won a Graduate School 2021-2022 Outstanding Faculty Mentor Award. Department Chair David Boonin says "It was truly humbling to read the student testimonials we received for his nomination file and made even more impressive by the fact that he established such a strong record as a...

PhD Graduate Mark Boespflug to Fort Lewis College

March 14, 2022

Department PhD graduate Dr. Mark Boespflug has accepted a tenure-track position at Fort Lewis College, starting Fall 2022.

RoME 2022 Call for Papers

March 14, 2022

The fifteenth annual Rocky Mountain Ethics Congress has issued a calll for papers. See the CFP here or download it here .

PhD Graduate Alexandra Lloyd to University of Tampa

March 10, 2022

Department PhD graduate Dr. Alexandra Lloyd has accepted a tenure-track position at the University of Tampa, starting Fall 2022.

Iskra Fileva Named Winner in 2021 APA Op-Ed Contest

Feb. 17, 2022

Assistant Professor Iskra Fileva has been named one of the winners of the 2021 American Philosophical Association Public Philosophy Op-Ed Contest. See details here, including a link to her winning New York Times editorial:

Carol Cleland Interviewed on APA Blog

Feb. 11, 2022

Professor Carol Cleland was interviewed on the American Philosophical Association 's blog about UAPs and their possible implications. Read the interview here:

Julia Staffel Interviewed in A&S Magazine

Dec. 23, 2021

Associate Professor Julia Staffel was interviewed in the College of Arts and Sciences online magazine. Read the interview here:

Department Graduate Sam Director Wins APA Prize

Dec. 15, 2021

Samuel Director, who received his PhD from the Department earlier this year, has won an American Philosophical Association's 2022 Sanders Award. The annual Sanders Graduate Student Awards are three prizes awarded to each of the three best papers in mind, metaphysics, epistemology, or ethics submitted for the annual APA Eastern...

Julia Staffel Wins APA Book Prize Mention

Dec. 14, 2021

Department Associate Professor Julia Staffel has received Honorable Mention in the American Philosophical Association Book Prize competition for her 2019 OUP book, Unsettled Thoughts: A Theory of Degrees of Rationality .