Recent News
Fall 2020 Department Office Staffing: The Department of Philosophy will be staffed in person 9:00 am to 3:00 pm Mon.-Fri. Assistance will be available by email and telephone 9:00 am to 5 pm Mon.-Fri. Department Coordinator, Louise Gilman; Skinner 1120A; 301-405-5689;...
Minorities and Philosophy (MAP) : We welcome the newly formed Minorities and Philosophy (MAP) Chapter at the University of Maryland, College Park! For the Fall 2020 term, MAP will be hosting a bi-weekly reading group on Philosophy of Race and Racism, a virtual workshop for undergrad...
Fall 2020 Advising: During fall 2020, all undergraduate advising will occur remotely. Please email with questions or to schedule a virtual appointment.  
Philosophy alum Ruth Kastner recipient of the 2021 Research Award from the UMD Alumni Association: The Department is delighted to announce that Ruth Kastner, who received her PhD from us in 1999, is a recipient of the 2021 Research Award from the UMD Alumni Association. The award is for alumni whose research has made a significant contribution to...
Recent Publications
Singpurwalla, Rachel. "Plato: Tripartition of Soul." In History of Philosophy of Mind, Volume 1., 2018.
Darden, Lindley, Lipika R. Pal, Kunal Kundu, and John Moult. "The Product Guides the Process: Discovering Disease Mechanisms." In Building Theories: Heuristics and Hypotheses in the Sciences, 101-117., 2018.
Carruthers, Peter. "Basic Questions." Mind & Language 33 (2018): 130-147.
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Philosophy Colloquium --- Thi Nguyen, Fri, Oct 16 at 3:00pm, Online
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