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Birmingham Workshops in Philosophy: Fundamentality

Birmingham Workshops in Philosophy: Fundamentality

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A video of highlights from the recent workshop on fundamentality featuring talks by Mark Jago and Kit Fine
Date:
06/11/2013
University of Birmingham shares in £14.6 million AHRC funding for postgraduate study

University of Birmingham shares in £14.6 million AHRC funding for postgraduate study

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The University of Birmingham is one of six Midlands universities to benefit from a multi-million-pound partnership which will create hundreds of new postgraduate studentship opportunities across the region.
Date:
17/10/2013
Protests in Istanbul

Protests in Istanbul

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Debuty Director of the Centre, Dr Luis Cabrera, witnessed protests in Istanbul during a recent research visit.
Date:
16/10/2013
Open level post

Open level post

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Philosophy department is advertising a new permanent position, deadline 7 November.
Date:
15/10/2013
PG student conference success: Oxford

PG student conference success: Oxford

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Magdalena Antrobus will present a paper at the 17th Oxford Philosophy Graduate Conference in November.
Date:
02/10/2013
Three minutes thesis award

Three minutes thesis award

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Philosophy PhD student Peter West-Oram wins a University-wide research communication competition.
Date:
02/10/2013
PG student publication success

PG student publication success

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An article by PhD students Herjeet Marway and Sarah-Louise Johnson and Professor Heather Widdows entitled "Commodification of Human Tissue" published in Springer Handbook of Global Bioethics.
Date:
26/09/2013
Birmingham announced as University of the Year

Birmingham announced as University of the Year

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The University of Birmingham has been named University of the Year 2014 in The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide.
Date:
20/09/2013

Global ranking reinforces Birmingham's position as a world-class university

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The University of Birmingham has made an impressive 15 place rise to 62nd in this year's QS World University Rankings.
Date:
10/09/2013
Two Philosopher's Annual successes

Two Philosopher's Annual successes

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Birmingham Fellow Dr Justin Clarke-Doane's and Research Professor Kit Fine's articles recognised as the top ten philosophy articles of 2012.
Date:
29/08/2013
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