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...
Ian Boon Awarded the 2019-2020 Logic and Language Prize
The winner of the 2019-2020 Logic and Language Prize is Ian Boon for his essay "Quantification, Content, and Composition." Established in honor of Rudolf Carnap and David...
Kyle Scott Awarded the 2019-2020 Carnap Prize
We are pleased to announce that Kyle Scott is the 2019-2020 winner of the Rudolf and Ina Carnap Prize for his essay entitled “Hannah Arendt on World...
2019-2020 Gloria Rock Award Winners
The Gloria Rock Award recognizes outstanding graduating senior philosophy majors from underrepresented groups in philosophy who plan to pursue graduate school in philosophy. Professor Rock completed her...