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
UCLA Department of Philosophy
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Congratulations Yost Prize Winners!
The Yost Prize is given annually in honor of Robert M. Yost for excellent performance in teaching. Congratulations to our 2016-17 winners Jenna Donohue, Kim Johnston, and...
In Memoriam: Tim Hall
It is with great sadness that we report that our graduate alumnus Tim Hall has died. Tim entered the graduate program in 1992 and finished his PhD...
Congratulations to Laura Gillespie!
We are pleased to announce that Laura Gillespie has filed her dissertation, "On the Possibility and Permissibility of Interpersonal Punishment," and it has been accepted. Her PhD...
Congratulations to Carnap Prize Winner!
We're pleased to announce that Kevin Lande is the winner of the 2016-17 Carnap Prize for his paper entitled "Parts of Perception." More information regarding the prize can...