09/13/2023 - Her project titled "Minding the Gap: Public Philosophy for Incarcerated Youth" will be overseen by HRI director Antoinette Burton and Anda's faculty mentor Shelley Weinberg.
- Philosophy doctoral candidate Ashli Anda has been named the 2023-2024 Mellon Pre-Doctoral Fellow in Public Humanities
08/21/2023 - The Philosophy Department is happy to announce a banner year in hiring, with 3 exciting new members of our tenure-track faculty. Please join us in welcoming Professors Alison Duncan Kerr, Kevin...
02/01/2023 - The Philosophy Department is pleased to announce that on January 16, Agnes Galina Shatalov, Professor Keren Shatalov's daughter, came into the world healthy and happy.
01/16/2023 - Though Dr. King is perhaps best known for his work on civil rights for African Americans, he also studied philosophy and was deeply moved by various philosophical lines of thinking. The Philosophy...
01/11/2023 - Bruce Rosenstock, one of our Affiliated Faculty Members who taught philosophy of religion, recently passed away in his home, surrounded by his family members.
- Professors Weinberg & Bojanowski Named Winners of the 2022 Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching Award
01/05/2023 - The philosophy department is happy to announce that Professors Weinberg and Bojanowski are winners of the 2022 Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching Award.
01/05/2023 - The John Locke Society will be holding its Annual Conference at the University of Illinois, from June 13-15. Professor Shelley Weinberg, who sits on the Executive Committee, is organizing the event.
- Robert Vanderbeek named winner of the 2022 Distinguished Graduate Student Teaching Award, bestowed annually on the department’s best graduate student instructor.
11/22/2022 - Robert Vanderbeek has been named winner of this year's Distinguished Graduate Student Teaching Award, bestowed annually on the department’s best graduate student instructor.
11/03/2022 - Professor Helga Varden's recent book, Sex, Love & Gender: A Kantian Theory (Oxford University Press 2020), was released today in paperback form. It is the first book to provide a comprehensive...
- Christine Korsgaard, Harvard Philosophy Professor, Discusses Support She Received as Illinois Philosophy Undergrad
10/01/2022 - Christine Korsgaard, Professor of Philosophy at Harvard University and world renowned moral philosopher, studied philosophy as an undergraduate at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.
- Illinois Philosophy is Seeking Multiple Full-Time, Tenure-Track Assistant/Associate/Full Professors of Philosophy
09/16/2022 - The department of philosophy is searching for multiple full-time, tenure-track assistant/associate/full professors of philosophy.
09/09/2022 - The College of Liberal Arts & Sciences has appointed Professor Robin Kar as the new Interim Department Head of the...
09/08/2022 - The Philosophy Department recently extended a Faculty Affiliate Position to Professor Michael Moore, the...
09/05/2022 - Illinois Philosophy is proud to announce that four new lecturers - Zachary Biondi, Seungil Lee, Patrick Leland, and Ioan Muntean - have joined the faculty this Fall.
06/28/2022 - This story was written by Ashley Gilbert, an upcoming sophomore journalism student at the University of Illinois. Ashley aspires to become an investigative journalist and use journalism to have...