Department of Philosophy Research

The Department of Philosophy is internationally recognized for the quality of research conducted by its faculty members. Faculty are happy to involve undergraduate students in their research and often collaborate with other departments, community members and employers on projects. That gives you the opportunity to get additional hands-on experience with renowned academics on a global stage.

Current Research & Areas of Interest:

• Formal & Informal Logic
• Biomedical Ethics
• Plato’s Normative Psychology
• The Conflict between Quantum Mechanics & Relativity Theory
• Professional Ethics
• Aesthetics & the Philosophy of Art
• Feminism
• Social & Political Philosophy
• The Applications of Game Theory to Ethics
• Foundations of Physics
• Philosophy of Biology
• Philosophy of Language
• Wittgenstein’s Philosophy of Mathematics
• Karl Popper’s Philosophy of Science
• Realism & Anti-realism in Philosophy of Science
• Cause & Explanation
• Early Modern Philosophy