New Director of Royal Institute of Philosophy

Edward Harcourt, currently professor of philosophy at Keble College, Oxford University, will be taking over the reins of the Institute from Julian Baggini, starting in October. [edit of a photo by Keiko Ikeuchi] In a press release from the Institute,…

Saul Kripke (1940-2022)

At the time of his death, Kripke was Distinguished Professor of Philosophy and Computer Science at CUNY Graduate Center. From 1977 to 1998 he was a professor of philosophy at Princeton University. Prior to that, he held positions at Rockefeller…

Philosophers Among Recent NSF Grant Winners

Several philosophers have been awarded grants from the National Science Foundation (NSF) over the past couple of months. They are: Felipe de Brigard (Duke University)“The Nature of Brain Networks in Cognitive Neuroimaging”This project seeks to clarify conceptual challenges in the…