Tenure-Track Position in European Philosophy The Department of Philosophy invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor to begin July 1, 2019. Area of specialization: European Philosophy, particularly any figure or theme in French or German philosophy roughly from Nietzsche onwards. Areas of competence: Open
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2018-19 Tier 1 Canada Research Chair Search History of Analytic Philosophy, with particular attention to Bertrand Russell’s contribution to this history
Bertrand Russell Society Annual Meeting 2018, McMaster University, June 22-24, 2018
100 Years of Philosophy and Political Action
The 7th annual conference of the Society for the Study of the History of Analytical Philosophy will be held at McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario, 19-21 June 2018.
Deliberate modifications to mosquitoes can prevent diseases but ethics and guiding principles for greater transparency are critical.
Graduates of philosophy programs perform better than peers on medicine, law school and other post graduate degree entrance exams.
A McMaster Philosopher is among the newest Fellows of The Royal Society of Canada. Barry Allen, professor of philosophy, has been elected to the Academy of Arts & Humanities.
This new program directed by Dr. Claudia Emerson and based in the Department of Philosophy uses cutting-edge research and on-the-ground knowledge to analyse ethics involving global health and development.
Congratulations to our own Dr. Stefan Sciaraffa who was awarded the MSU Excellence in Teaching Award in the Faculty of Humanities for the 2014-2015 academic year.
Congratulations to our PhD graduates, Jolen Galaugher and Gulberk Koc, who have recently published their doctoral theses on Russell as books, and each also won the Bertrand Russell Society’s Book of the Year Award, against very stiff competition.