Meeting our offer holders virtually

27 April 2020|

We’re pleased to announce a series of innovative online offer holder events for undergraduate and taught master’s students, to take place over the coming weeks.

Apply Now: LSE Fellowship in philosophy

25 March 2020|

The Department of Philosophy, Logic and Scientific Method seeks applications for a one-year LSE Fellowship in Philosophy. The deadline for applications is Wednesday 15 April.

LSE Philosophy ranked 5th in the world

4 March 2020|

LSE Philosophy has been ranked 5th in the world in the 2020 QS World University Rankings by Subject.

LSE Philosophy welcomes Azita Chellappoo

29 January 2020|

We’re pleased to announce the appointment of Azita Chellappoo, who joins the Department this month as an LSE Fellow.

Colin Howson, 1945–2020

8 January 2020|

It is with great sadness that we report that Colin Howson, the former Chair of Philosophy of Science at LSE and a member of the Department for 40 years, died on Sunday, 5 January.

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    Apply now: Four-year PhD Scholarship on Foundations of Animal Sentience

Apply now: Four-year PhD Scholarship on Foundations of Animal Sentience

17 December 2019|

LSE Philosophy seeks to recruit one research student for a fully funded 4-year PhD degree, contributing to our exciting new research project on the foundations of animal sentience, ASENT. Applications close 10 January 2020.

2019 MSc Prize winners

17 December 2019|

We’re pleased to announce that this year’s MSc prizes have been awarded to Pascal Meier, Robert Pepper, Lorenzo Sartori, Andre Van Parys and Toby Zambardino.

Apply now for 2020/21

9 October 2019|

Applications for our world-leading MSc and MPhil/PhD programmes are open. Programmes start Autumn 2020.

LSE Philosophy welcomes Marius Backmann and Lewis Ross

13 September 2019|

We’re pleased to announce the appointment of two new LSE Fellows to the Department, Marius Backmann and Lewis Ross, who join us this month.

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    Jonathan Birch awarded ERC grant for research on animal sentience

Jonathan Birch awarded ERC grant for research on animal sentience

4 September 2019|

Associate Professor Jonathan Birch has been awarded a European Research Council Starting Grant worth €1.5m for a new research project on the foundations of animal sentience.