Origins Project Workshop August 15-17

Aug. 11, 2016

The Origins Project will be holding its inaugural workshop on origins August 15-17 in the SEEC Building on East Campus. Click here for a full schedule .

Kristin Mickelson to University of Gothenburg

July 29, 2016

Kristin Mickelson, who graduated in 2012 after completing a dissertation under Robert Hanna's supervision on "Free Will Fundamentals: Agency, Determinism, and (In)compatibility", has taken a two-year research position in the Department of Philosophy, Linguistics, and Theory of Science at the University of Gothenburg, where she will be part of the...

Cherie Braden interview at APA Blog

June 24, 2016

Incoming PhD student Cherie Braden is interviewed at the APA Blog. Read the interview here .

Samuel Director awarded scholarship

June 7, 2016

Incoming Ph.D. student Sam Director has been awarded a scholarship by The Institute for Humane Studies . This award is for “promising students dedicated to developing, teaching, and applying the principles of a free society."

Graduate student Jasmine Carter awarded two scholarships

June 2, 2016

Jasmine Carter has recently been awarded two Ph.D. scholarships. One was given to her by The Institute for Humane Studies and is for “promising students dedicated to developing, teaching, and applying the principles of a free society." The other is an Adam Smith Fellowship , which is co-sponsored by the...

New data on gender and the awarding of Ph.D.s in Philosophy

May 27, 2016

Philosopher Carolyn Dicey Jennings (U. of California-Merced) recently compiled statistics on the ratio of female-to-male Ph.D. graduates of philosophy departments in the U.S. Of the 86 departments providing data for the period 2004–2014, CU-Boulder’s philosophy department has the 13th highest ratio: 38% of the Ph.D.’s awarded in Philosophy at CU...

Tyler Hildebrand to Dalhousie University

May 25, 2016

Tyler Hildebrand, who graduated in 2011 after completing a dissertation under Michael Tooley ’s supervision on "Empiricism, Natural Regularity, and Necessity", has accepted a tenure-track Assistant Professorship at Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

Thomas Metcalf to Spring Hill College

May 25, 2016

Thomas Metcalf, who graduated in 2010 after completing a dissertation under Michael Huemer ’s supervision on "Rational Intuition", has been offered a tenure-track Assistant Professorship at Spring Hill College in Mobile, Alabama.

Elinor Mason to teach during Summer

May 23, 2016

Prof. Elinor Mason of the University of Edinburgh will be teaching as a FIRST scholar in the Summer School, Term B. Please check the Summer School website for more information. Elinor Mason is a Senior Lecturer at Edinburgh University in Scotland. She has spent the last year on a fellowship...

Joseph Stenberg wins Humboldt Fellowship

March 14, 2016

PhD candidate Joseph Stenberg has won a two-year Humboldt postdoctoral fellowship . He will be working with Dominik Perler at Humboldt University, revising and expanding his dissertation into a book manuscript.

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