News

September 16, 2013
David Charles, currently Senior Research Fellow at Oriel College, Oxford, will join the department in July 2014. Professor Charles is the author and editor of numerous books...
September 10, 2013
Professor Tamar Gendler spoke to the incoming Class of 2017 in Woolsey Hall. Greeting the freshmen as 1360 of “the most amazing and engaging and exciting young people on the...
June 20, 2013
Graduate student Gaurav Vazirani has started the website Wi-Phi, whose mission ”is to introduce people to the practice of philosophy by making videos that are freely...
June 19, 2013
Karsten Harries has been awarded the Yale Class of 1963 Teaching Award – for ”Outstanding Teaching and Mentoring Remembered With Gratitude Over Half a Century.”...
May 30, 2013
A piece by graduate student Ulrika Carlsson appeared in The Stone, the New York Times philosophy blog, on May 5th in celebration of Søren Kierkegaard’s 200th birthday....
May 30, 2013
Graduate student Jonathan Phillips has been awarded the Psychology Department’s William Kessen Teaching Award for 2012-13. Phillips is pursuing a joint PhD in...
April 29, 2013
Four students in the Ph.D. program defended their dissertations this month: Justin Khoo: “Conditionals: Interactions with Adverbs, Modals, and Tense” John Pittard: “...