Staff

Professors, Senior Lecturers, Lecturers and Researchers

Dr Iain Law
Head of Department of Philosophy
Meta-ethics, applied ethics and ethical theory


Professor Paul Boghossian
(NYU; Distinguished Research Professor at Birmingham)
Epistemology; philosophy of mind; philosophy of language


Professor Lisa Bortolotti
Philosophy of mind, philosophy of psychology, philosophy of psychiatry, biomedical ethics


Dr Darragh Byrne
Philosophy of mind and language, philosophical logic, epistemology


Dr Justin Clarke-Doane
Metaphysics, epistemology, philosophy of mathematics, metaethics


Dr Nikk Effingham
Metaphysics


Professor Hartry Field
(NYU; Distinguished Research Professor at Birmingham)
Philosophy of mathematics, metaphysics, epistemology, logic, philosophy of science, philosophy of language


Professor Kit Fine
(NYU; Distinguished Research Professor at Birmingham)
Metaphysics, logic, philosophy of language


Professor Alison M. Jaggar
(University of Colorado at Boulder; Distinguished Research Professor at Birmingham)
Moral and political philosophy, feminist philosophy  


Dr Nicholas Jones
Metaphysics, philosophy of language, logic 


Elizabeth Miller
Metaphysics, philosophy of science


Dr Kengo Miyazono
Philosophy of Mind


Professor Yujin Nagasawa
Philosophy of religion, philosophy of mind, applied ethics


Dr María G. Navarro
Epistemology


Professor Stephen Neale
(CUNY; Distinguished Research Professor at Birmingham)
Philosophy of language and linguistics, logic, philosophy of mind, metaphysics


Dr Hanna Pickard
Philosophy of mind and psychiatry, clinical ethics


Professor Ian Rumfitt
Philosophy of logic, philosophy of language, philosophy of mathematics


Professor Susanna Siegel
(Harvard; Distinguished Research Professor at Birmingham)
Perception, philosophy of mind, epistemology


Dr Ben Smart
Metaphysics


Dr Maja Spener
Philosophy of mind and psychology and epistemology


Professor Scott Sturgeon
Epistemology, metaphysics and the philosophy of mind


Dr Alex Silk
Philosophy of language, ethics, metaethics


Dr Jussi Suikkanen
Metaethics and ethical theories


Ema Sullivan-Bissett
Philosophy of mind, philosophy of psychology


Dr Mark Walker
Philosophy of mind, Kant, Schopenhauer, Nietzsche, Spinoza


Professor Ralph Wedgwood
(USC; Distinguished Research Professor at Birmingham)
Metaethics, epistemology, philosophy of mind, philosophy of language


Professor Heather Widdows
Moral philosophy, bioethics


Dr Jeremy Williams
Moral and political philosophy, applied ethics


Dr Alastair Wilson
Metaphysics and philosophy of physics


Dr Scott Wisor
Moral and political philosophy, global ethics


Honorary Fellows

Dr Gary Cox
Existentialism


Dr Dan O'Brien
Philosophy of mind and language, epistemology


Dr Gideon Makin
Philosophy of language, philosophical logic, history of analytic philosophy


Dr Caroline Mullen
Applied ethics, political philosophy


Dr N. M. L. Nathan
Epistemology, metaphysics, philosophy of religion


Dr Joakim Sandberg
Moral philosophy, business ethics, applied ethics