Who to contact

Helping you direct queries to the right place

Studying with us

Prospective students

If you're thinking about studying with us, or have applied to study with us, please direct queries to the Undergraduate Admissions Office or the School Postgraduate Office.

Undergraduate Admissions Office

Postgraduate Office

Current undergraduate students 

Undergraduate Teaching Office can help with matters relating to the administration of your courses.

Student Support Office are also available to help with a range of other undergraduate queries.

Current postgraduate students 

Postgraduate Office should be your first port of call for most postgraduate queries.


Consult our research page for information about our research.


Key contacts in Philosophy

Below is a list of faculty with administrative responsibilities, who you should also feel free to contact.

Head of Philosophy Michael Gill
Deputy Head of Philosophy Matthew Chrisman
Philosophy Management Team Executive Assistant Nicola Cairncross


Undergraduate Director Guy Fletcher
Pre-honours Coordinator Michael Cholbi
Honours Coordinator Barry Maguire
Joint honours Coordinator Barry Maguire
Academic contact for Philosophy and Economics Guy Fletcher
Academic contact for Philosophy and Greek Inna Kupreeva/Damian Caluori
Academic contact for Philosophy and Politics Alix Cohen
Academic contact for Philosophy and English Literature Aidan McGlynn
Academic contact for Philosophy and Mathematics Brian Rabern
Academic contact for Philosophy and Psychology Pauline Phemister
Academic contact for Philosophy and Linguistics Brian Rabern
Academic contact for Philosophy and English Language Jonathan Cottrell
Academic contact for Philosophy and Modern Languages Damian Caluori
Academic contact for Philosophy and Theology Patrick Todd
Academic contact for Politics, Philosophy and Economics Barry Maguire
Course Organiser, Morality and Value Michael Cholbi
Course Organiser, Philosophy of Science 1 Jo Wolff
Course Organiser, Greats Damian Caluori
Course Organiser, Knowledge and Reality Jennifer Marušić
Course Organiser, Logic 1 Brian Rabern
Course Organiser, Mind, Matter and Language Mahrad Almotahari
Exam Boards Convenor David Levy
Philosophy QAE David Levy
Equality & Diversity Director Filipa Melo Lopes
EDI and Anti-Harassment Officers Alix Cohen; Filipa Melo Lopes
Open Day Coordinator Alasdair Richmond
Philosophy Society Liaison Beri Marušić
Tutor Coordinator Jonathan Cottrell
Student Exchange Coordinator Damian Caluori
SSLC Convenor Guy Fletcher
Philosophy Library Rep Inna Kupreeva


Postgraduate Research Director Jo Wolff
Postgraduate Teaching Director Jennifer Marušić
Programme Director, MSc Epistemology, Ethics and Mind (EEM) Alasdair Richmond
Programme Director, MSc Philosophy Patrick Todd
Programme Director, MSc Philosophy, Science & Religion (PSR) Fedor Benevich
Programme Director, MSc Mind, Language and Embedded Cognition (MLEC) Till Vierkant


Research Director Mike Ridge
Edinburgh Speaker Seminars Coordinator Jonathan Cottrell
Impact Case Co-ordinator Till Vierkant
Postdoctoral Research Assistant Giada Fratantonio