• 6 July: Undergraduate Open Day

6 July: Undergraduate Open Day

  • 1 June 2017

Come along to the LSE Undergraduate Open Day on 6 July for your chance to experience the unique atmosphere of the School.

  • Prof Daniel Hausman to become Lachmann Fellow

Prof Daniel Hausman to become Lachmann Fellow

  • 17 May 2017

We’re pleased to announce the appointment of Professor Daniel Hausman to a Lachmann Fellowship with the Centre for Philosophy of Natural and Social Science, starting September 2017.

  • Prof Matthew Adler to take up Lachmann Fellowship

Prof Matthew Adler to take up Lachmann Fellowship

  • 7 April 2017

We’re pleased to announce the appointment of Professor Matthew Adler to a Lachmann Fellowship with the Centre for Philosophy of Natural and Social Science, starting in September 2017.

  • LSE Philosophy On Demand

LSE Philosophy On Demand

  • 7 March 2017

Catch up with recordings of our public lectures, seminars and conferences on our brand new Watch and Listen page.

  • Philosophy Student Careers Evening

Philosophy Student Careers Evening

  • 30 January 2017

With so many career paths open to philosophy graduates, the choice of what to do next can seem a little daunting. So each year alumni from a whole range of professions return to the Department to offer our students a bit of advice…

  • 29 March: Undergraduate Open Day

29 March: Undergraduate Open Day

  • 24 January 2017

Thinking of applying for one of our BSc Degrees? Then come along to the LSE undergraduate open day on 29 March for your chance to experience the unique atmosphere of the School.

  • New video: The LSE Philosophy MSc Programmes

New video: The LSE Philosophy MSc Programmes

  • 16 December 2016

In a brand new LSE video, staff, students and graduates discuss our world-leading philosophy MSc programmes and give an insight into the unique atmosphere of the department.

  • Universal health coverage case studies published

Universal health coverage case studies published

  • 13 December 2016

Further to his role in the WHO’s Consultative Group on Equity and Universal Health Coverage, Alex Voorhoeve has published three case studies to illustrate how the groups findings can guide practical decision making.

  • 2016 MSc prize winners

2016 MSc prize winners

  • 6 December 2016

We’re pleased to announce that this year’s MSc prizes have been awarded to David Coombs, Christian Larroulet, Xing Li and Thomas Tozer.

  • James Nguyen awarded Popper Prize

James Nguyen awarded Popper Prize

  • 29 July 2016

James Nguyen, has been awarded this year’s Popper Prize for his paper “On the Pragmatic Equivalence between Representing Data and Phenomena”.

  • 17 July: Why Physics needs Philosophy

17 July: Why Physics needs Philosophy

  • 17 June 2016

Carlo Rovelli, leading physicist and author of the best-selling Seven Brief Lessons on Physics, will give a free public lecture entitled Why Physics Needs Philosophy on Sunday, 17 July 7:30–9pm.

  • 7 July: LSE Undergraduate Open Day

7 July: LSE Undergraduate Open Day

  • 23 May 2016

Applied for one of our BSc Degrees, starting in September? Hoping to get a feel for life as an LSE Philosopher? Then come along to the LSE undergraduate open day on 7 July.

  • Miklós Rédei at the 2016 BSPS Conference

Miklós Rédei at the 2016 BSPS Conference

  • 8 February 2016

Head of Department, Professor Miklós Rédei, will be one of three Plenary Speakers at the British Society for the Philosophy of Science Conference this summer.

  • BUPS Autumn 2015 Conference

BUPS Autumn 2015 Conference

  • 13 November 2015

We’re hosting this year’s British Undergraduate Philosophy Society Autumn Conference, to take place 21–22 November.

  • 2015 Lakatos Prize Winners

2015 Lakatos Prize Winners

  • 26 October 2015

We’re pleased to announce that Jonathan Burton and Azita Chellappoo have been awarded the 2015 Lakatos Prize.

  • Christian List takes up new editorial board roles

Christian List takes up new editorial board roles

  • 5 October 2015

Professor Christian List has recently been appointed as Subject Editor for Philosophy of Social Science at the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy. He has also joined the Editorial Board of Mind.

  • Graduate Open Evening: 4 November, 2015

Graduate Open Evening: 4 November, 2015

  • 24 September 2015

Planning on applying for graduate study with LSE Philosophy for 2016-17? Then come along to the School’s Graduate Open Evening on 4 November. Bookings are now open.

  • LSE Philosophers at EPSA15

LSE Philosophers at EPSA15

  • 21 September 2015

The European Philosophy of Science Association’s 2015 conference features work from LSE Philosophy faculty and research students.

  • Professor Miklós Rédei becomes Head of LSE Philosophy

Professor Miklós Rédei becomes Head of LSE Philosophy

  • 21 August 2015

After six years as Head of Department, Professor Luc Bovens will be taking a well-deserved sabbatical this year at Princeton University’s Center for Human Values. Although we’re sorry to see Luc go, we’re also excited to welcome our new Head of Department, Professor Miklós Rédei.

  • LSE Philosophy welcomes Susanne Burri

LSE Philosophy welcomes Susanne Burri

  • 10 August 2015

We’re pleased to welcome the newest member of the LSE Philosophy faculty, Dr Susanne Burri, who starts as an Assistant Professor in September 2015.

  • LSE Philosophers at the 2015 BSPS Conference

LSE Philosophers at the 2015 BSPS Conference

  • 26 June 2015

The upcoming British Society for the Philosophy of Science (BSPS) conference features a large contingent of LSE Philosophers, including faculty, associates and research students.

  • BSc student awarded Clarendon Scholarship for Oxford

BSc student awarded Clarendon Scholarship for Oxford

  • 6 May 2015

Benjamin Lange, third year student on our BSc in Philosophy, Logic and Scientific Method, has been awarded a Clarendon Scholarship for the full-time BPhil in Philosophy at the University of Oxford.

  • LSE Teaching Awards 2015

LSE Teaching Awards 2015

  • 29 April 2015

We’re proud to announce that several of our PhD students have been formally recognised by the School for the quality of their teaching!

  • 2013/4 MSc Prize Winners

2013/4 MSc Prize Winners

  • 1 December 2014

Every year the Department awards prizes to students who have performed particularly well on […]

  • 2013 Lakatos Award

2013 Lakatos Award

  • 24 September 2014

The London School of Economics and Political Science is pleased to announce that the 2013 Lakatos Award of £7,500 for outstanding contributions to the philosophy of science goes jointly to Laura Ruetsche and David Wallace.