The UCLA Department of Philosophy has been among the top ranked doctoral programs for decades, with strengths across the discipline, including philosophy of language, philosophy of mind, metaphysics, philosophy of science, logic, philosophy of mathematics, ethics, social and political philosophy, philosophy of law, and the history of philosophy, from antiquity to the present.Learn More About Us
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Bill Kowalsky Wins UCLA’s Distinguished Teaching Award
Congratulations to Bill Kowalsky who has been chosen to receive UCLA's Distinguished Teaching Award. The award, which is given to only five teaching assistants on campus each...
Kim Johnston Wins Charles E. and Sue K. Young Graduate Student Fellowship Award
Congratulations to Kim Johnston who has been chosen to receive UCLA's Charles E. and Sue K. Young Graduate Student Fellowship Award. The award, which is given to...
Congratulations to Kevin Lande!
We are pleased to announce that Kevin Lande has filed his dissertation, "Parts of Perception," and it has been accepted. His PhD degree will be awarded on...
In Memoriam: Sean Foran
We’re very sad to have learned that our graduate alumnus Sean Foran died last summer from brain cancer. Sean began the program in 1989, finishing in 1997....