Epistemic Value

Monday, February 20, 2012

Edinburgh: New Hires

I'm delighted to announce that we've just made two appointments at Edinburgh (there's also a third on the way, since we're presently in the process of appointing a lecturer):
  • Dr. Michela Massimi, currently at UCL, will be joining us as Senior Lecturer in Philosophy
  • Dr. Nick Treanor, currently at Cambridge, has accepted a Chancellor's Fellowship in Philosophy


Friday, February 17, 2012

Edinburgh: Aims of Inquiry and Cognition Conference

The Epistemology Research Group at the University of Edinburgh is pleased to announce a two-day conference, sponsored by the Scots Philosophical Association, the Mind Association, the Leverhulme Trust, and the School of Philosophy, Psychology, and Language Sciences (PPLS) at the University of Edinburgh.

“The Aims of Inquiry and Cognition”
25th and 26th May

Keynote speaker:
Theodore Sider (Cornell University)

Invited speakers:
Stephen Grimm (Fordham University) and Kristoffer Ahlstrom (University of Copenhagen)
Carolyn Price (Open University)
Asbjørn Steglich-Petersen (University of Aarhus)

Session speakers:
Anne Baril (University of New Mexico)
Earl Conee (University of Rochester)
Jason D’Cruz (SUNY-Albany)
Miguel Ángel Fernández (National Autonomous University of Mexico)
Kareem Khalifa (Middlebury College)
Paul Noordhof (University of York)
Emily Sullivan (Fordham University)
Jan Willem Wieland (Ghent University)
Sam Wilkinson (University of Edinburgh)

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Inquiries to Allan Hazlett at ahazlett@staffmail.ed.ac.uk