PhD funding opportunities in Philosophy at the University of Edinburgh

Philosophy at Edinburgh boasts a large postgraduate program with over 60 currently enrolled PhD students and over 40 MSc students.

We welcome PhD applications for 2013/2014 in the following six key areas, where we have particular research strengths:

• ancient philosophy;
• early modern philosophy;
• epistemology;
• ethics;
• logic and language;
• mind and cognition;
• philosophy of science.

For general info about our PhD program and links to applying online, please see:

A list of funding opportunities with respective deadlines (10th December and 3rd February) can be found here:

Please note: one Career Development Studentship this year is allocated to a research project in the area of Philosophy of Science. For info, please contact Dr Michela Massimi, Philosophy Graduate Director.

Dr. Michela Massimi
Senior Lecturer
School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences
The University of Edinburgh
Dugald Stewart Building
3 Charles Street
Edinburgh EH8 9AD
Personal webpage:

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