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...
Defeasible Inference in Philosophy and Artificial Intelligence
Congratulations to Professors Sam Cumming, Gabe Greenberg, Pamela Hieronymi, and Sean Walsh who have been awarded funding by the Luskin Endowment for Thought Leadership for a conference...
Congratulations to Olufemi Taiwo!
We are pleased to announce that Olufemi Taiwo has filed his dissertation, “Autobiography,” and it has been accepted. His Ph.D. degree was awarded on June 15, 2018.
Congratulations to Carnap Prize Winner!
We're pleased to announce that Gabbrielle Johnson is the winner of the 2017-18 Carnap Prize for her paper entitled "Against Representationalism About Bias." More information regarding the prize...