The Department offers a graduate program leading to the PhD degree as well as a terminal MA. The faculty have a wide range of interests throughout contemporary analytic philosophy, with special strengths in the following areas:
- Moral and Political Philosophy
- Philosophical Logic
- Philosophy of Language
- Philosophy of Mind
- Philosophy of Science
Further information about the graduate program, including admissions, program regulations, placement procedures, and current PhD dissertations can be found through the links on the right.
There are a rich array of science, social science, humanities, and public policy programs at the University of Maryland. For information about some of the programs most closely related to philosophy, follow the links below.
- Computer Science Department
- Government and Politics Department
- Institute for Advanced Computer Studies (UMIACS)
- Linguistics Department
- Program in Neuroscience and Cognitive Science (NACS)
Director of Graduate Studies
Professor Dan Moller
1122B Skinner Building
Information for Current Students
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