August 15, 2019

The Philosophy Department is pleased to welcome six new students to the graduate program. Jason DeWitt, Nathan Dowell, Dylan Flint, Lillian Perkins, Vaughn Papenhausen, and Donald Soles have a…

August 14, 2019

Over the summer, the Center for Ethics and Human Values named a new Director and Associate Director.

Piers Turner, Associate Professor of Philosophy and (by courtesy) Political Science, is…

May 31, 2019

Two recent Ohio State PhDs will be presenting papers at the Atlantic Canada Seminar in Early Modern Philosophy.

Jerilyn Tinio will speak on “Descartes’s Privation Theory of Natural Change”…

April 23, 2019

On April 15, the department gathered to celebrate our graduating seniors and our two Bingham Award winners for best undergraduate essay in the past academic year. These were:

Joseph Glandorf…

March 25, 2019

OSU PhD Christa Johnson, who defended her dissertation on “How to be a Nonconsequentialist: A Defense of Deontological Constraint” last spring, has accepted a tenure-track Assistant Professorship…

March 14, 2019

OSU graduate student Giorgio Sbardolini has accepted a postdoctoral researcher position (renewable to 3 years) at the University of Amsterdam. The position is associated with Dr. L. Incurvati's…

March 8, 2019

OSU philosophy PhD candidate Evan Woods has published a new paper “Many, but One” on the problem of the many, in Synthese.

Congratulations Evan!

Here is the abstract:

March 7, 2019

Julia Jorati and Evan Thomas attended the Public School Summer Opportunities and Engagement Fair at the downtown metropolitan library last weekend to promote the Philosophy and Critical Thinking (…

March 7, 2019

OSU Philosophy PhD Allison (Massof) McCarthy has accepted the 2-year Arny and Anne Porath Clinical Ethics Fellowship at the UCLA Health Ethics Center, starting this summer.