Successful Defence of Attila Hangai

March 17, 2017

The Department of Philosophy is pleased to announce the successful defense of the PhD Dissertation by
Attila Hangai
Alexander of Aphrodisias on phantasia: An Aristotelian account of mental representation in 2nd-3rd centuries CE

Supervisor: István Bodnár
Members of the Defense Committee:
Frans de Haas (Leiden University)
Victor Caston (University of Michigan)

The defense was held on 16 March, 2017.

CEU Department of Philosophy has joined international Minorities and Philosophy (MAP) network

February 16, 2017

MAP (Minorities and Philosophy) is a graduate student-led initiative in English-speaking philosophy departments across the world. The initiative is meant to address issues of minority participation in academic philosophy, to provide a platform for discussion of theoretical issues concerning philosophy of gender/race/sexual orientation/class/disability etc., as well as to foster engagement with philosophy done from minority perspectives.

Michele Luchetti receives Academic Achievement Award

February 1, 2017

Warmest congratulations to Michele Luchetti, who has been awarded the Academic Achievement Award for First-Year Doctoral Students for the 2015/2016 academic year.

Well done, Michele!

Two Philosophy students receive Advanced Doctoral Students Award

January 30, 2017

Warmest congratulations to Attila Hangai and Edi Pavlovic, who have been awarded the Award for Advanced Doctoral Students,

Well done, guys!

The Department to Live-stream Philosophy Talks

January 10, 2017

The Department of Philosophy has started to regularly live-stream its Departmental Colloquium Talks, as well as some other departmental events. The talks will be live-streamed at Event pages, available here, will include information on whether the talk will be live-streamed. In the future, some recordings will also be made available online, here.