The latest news from the Philosophy department

University of Edinburgh Philosopher wins Public Philosophy prize

Martin Smith, Philosophy lecturer at the University of Edinburgh, has won the inaugural Sanders Public Philosophy Prize


Interactive drop-in session on building models in science (with build and take-home models of the DNA)

Professor Andy Clark to lead Chandaria Lectures 2016

Prestigious Chandaria Lectures to be delivered by Professor Andy Clark

PPLS philosopher new RSE Young Academy of Scotland member

Royal Society of Edinburgh announces new members of the Young Academy of Scotland.

Welcome new students

Information for new students.

Most influential living philosophers

PPLS philosopher named as one of the 50 most influential living philosophers.

Forward Thinking Blog: Dr Guy Fletcher

New Forward Thinking Podcast now available...

Philosophy A Level study resources

Professor Duncan Pritchard has created a suite of educational materials to help students studying for their Philosophy A Level.

Virtual open day for the MSc Epistemology, Ethics and Mind

The next open day for our online Masters programme is on 29th June 2016