26 Nov 2014
November 26, 2014

Course Descriptions for Spring 2015 available

Descriptions for upper level undergraduate and graduate courses are available.  Please click on the link Philosophy Course Descriptions Spring 2015 read more →

Tom Hanauer’s preliminary examination essay “The Birth of the Nietzschian Sublime” and Thien-Tin Le’s preliminary examination essay “Something-I-know-not-what: Locke on Substance” are joint winners of this year’s Nordev Prize. read more →

For her contributions to philosophy of medicine, Professor Miriam Solomon has been elected Fellow of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia read more →

A video of the entire conference can be seen here: https://ensemble.temple.edu/ensemble/app/sites/index.aspx?destinationID=DGzPVevBfE-kmDqS5cJANQ Photographs from the conference are posted below: read more →

16 May 2014
May 16, 2014

Congratulations to 2014 Graduates!

From left to right: TC Shillingford, Clara Reyes, Leah Booth, Michael Johnson, Joel Cordon, Tre Malone, Michael Olenik Congratulations to all (approx 30) graduating seniors and please keep in touch! read more →

18 Apr 2014
April 18, 2014

Congratulations to Kristin Gjesdal!

Congratulations to Professor Kristin Gjesdal on being selected to receive the Eleanor Hofkin Award for Excellence in Teaching for 2014.  This Award was established by the College of Liberal Arts Alumni Board in memory of longtime board member Eleanor Hofkin to provice an annual award to a CLA faculty member whose outstanding teaching has made.. read more →

15 Apr 2014
April 15, 2014

Congratulations to Katie Brennan

Congratulations to Katie Brennan who has been awarded a CHAT Graduate Associate Fellowship for 2014-15. read more →

Owen Ware is resigning his position at Temple at the end of this academic year to take up an Assistant Professorship at Simon Fraser University.   Also, in the 2015-2016 academic year he will take up a Humboldt post-doctoral fellowship in Germany.  We have been fortunate to have Owen with us for three years and wish him all success in the.. read more →

Colin Chamberlain, who is completing a dissertation at Harvard University on the self-body problem in Descartes and Malebranche, will be joining the department in Fall 2014 as Assistant Professor of Philosophy (tenure-track).  We welcome him warmly. read more →

21 Mar 2014
March 21, 2014

Congratulations to Katie Brennan!

Congratulations to Graduate Student Katie Brennan on the publication of Nietzsche’s Shakespeare: Musicality and Historicity in The Birth of Tragedy,” Memoria di Shakespeare 1 (2014): 109-128.  Here is a link: http://ojs.uniroma1.it/index.php/MemShakespeare/issue/view/858/showToc   read more →