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Successful Defense of Ruben Noorloos

December 21, 2022

The Department of Philosophy is pleased to announce the successful defense of the PhD Dissertation by

Ruben Noorloos
on
Mind-Body Parallelism and Spinoza’s Philosophy of Mind

Members of the Defense Committee:

Supervisor: Michael Griffin (CEU) 

External examiner: Martin Lin (Rutgers University) 

Internal Examiner: Katalin Farkas (CEU) 

Chair: Hanoch Ben-Yami (CEU) 

The defense was held on 15 December 2022.

Congratulations, Dr. Noorloos!

Successful Defense of Nikhil Mahant

December 21, 2022

The Department of Philosophy is pleased to announce the successful defense of the PhD Dissertation by

Nikhil Mahant
on
Names are Words


Members of the Defense Committee:

Supervisor: Tim Crane (CEU)

External examiner: Zoltan Szabo (Yale University)

Internal Examiner: Hanoch Ben-Yami (CEU)

Chair: Michael Griffin (CEU)

The defense was held on 19 December 2022.

Congratulations, Dr. Mahant!

Raza Khan Prize Winners 2022

June 29, 2022

We are happy to announce the winners of the 2022 Raza Khan Prize.


After due consideration, the committee decided to award the prize to Pelin Kasar (2-yr MA) for her paper "The Active Unconscious: The Limits of the Extended Mind," and to Swithin Thomas (2 -yr MA) for his paper "Lucid dreams are not dreams."

You can find the abstracts here.

Congratulations to the winners!

Winners of the 2022 Outstanding Academic Achievement Award

June 23, 2022

Every year, CEU awards its students who achieve the best GPA for their coursework in their program. Congratulations to Andy King, Swithin Thomas, Anton Dolmatov and Sam Geiger who got the Outstanding Academic Achievement Award 2022 in philosophy!

Successful Defense of Marta Santuccio

June 21, 2022

The Department of Philosophy is pleased to announce the successful defense of the PhD Dissertation by

Marta Santuccio
on
Looking at the World with Fresh Eyes: The Perspectival Neutral Monism Model


Members of the Defense Committee:

Supervisor: Katalin Farkas (CEU)
External examiner: Daniel Stoljar (Australian National University)
Internal Examiner: Howard Robinson (CEU)
Chair: Michael Griffin (CEU)

The defense was held on 21st June.