Our acclaimed academics are active researchers whose current interests inform our PhD programmes.
The Department’s main areas of research include moral philosophy, philosophy of language, philosophy of mind, epistemology, metaphysics, aesthetics Aquinas, Aristotle, and Wittgenstein, among others. We are able to offer supervision in a large number of areas, focusing on our staff’s research interests.
Our research covers a wide range of topics, including investigation into current problems such as the best way to understand pain, how to explain the nature of life and its distinction from non-living things, fairness in health care resource allocation, ethics in business and finance, among others.
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