Inaugural Pan-American Symposium on the History of Logic
From May 24 to 27, UCLA Philosophy will be hosting the inaugural Pan-American Symposium on the History of Logic. Featuring international specialists on diverse traditions in the History of Logic, each meeting of the symposium focuses on a specific topic central to logic, with the aim of offering a comparative picture of its treatment throughout history. This year’s topic is "Validity throughout History."Read More
Summer Courses in Philosophy
Enrollment is open for UCLA summer session. Among the philosophy courses offered include Intro to Political Philosophy, Logic, Language and Identity, and Theory of Knowledge: Truth. Classes will be held from June 24 to August 2 and August 5 to September 13.Read More
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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A Transformative Gift
The Philosophy Department is delighted to be a beneficiary of an extraordinarily generous gift from Christine and Jordan Kaplan and Jordan’s longtime business partner Ken Panzer, described...
Philosophy students present at UCLA Undergraduate Research Week
On May 20-24, philosophy students John Abughattas and Alyssa Hsu present their research during UCLA’s Undergraduate Research Week. Over 1,000 undergraduates participate in Research Poster Day on...
Jordan Wallace-Wolf Wins UCLA’s Distinguished Teaching Award
Congratulations to Jordan Wallace-Wolf who has been chosen to receive UCLA's Distinguished Teaching Award. Each year, the award is given to only five teaching assistants on campus...
Congratulations to Gabbrielle Johnson!
We are pleased to announce that Gabbrielle Johnson has filed her dissertation, “Cognition and the Structure of Bias,” and it has been accepted. Her Ph.D. degree will...