News & Events
Our faculty and alumni constantly engage with contemporary philosophical issues in the community and publish collaborative research in nationally-recognized journals.
Read more about our faculty and alumni, recent awards and grants, and what community events are coming soon.
Marco Nathan: Book
The Quest for Human Nature: What Philosophy and Science Have Learned
November 10, 2023
Professor Marco Nathan has a new book coming out in January titled The Quest for Human Nature: What Philosophy and Science Have Learned. It will be published with Oxford University Press and available in both hard cover and paperback.
Marco Nathan: Presentation
Reframing the Problem of Consciousness for the Age of Neuroscience
September 28, 2023
Professor Marco Nathan will be giving a talk titled "Reframing the Problem of Consciousness for the Age of Neuroscience" at the Sixth Annual Meeting of the Deep South Philosophy & Neuroscience Workgroup on September 28, 2023.
Thomas Nail: Book
Matter and Motion: A Brief History of Kinetic Materialism
August 11, 2023
Professor Thomas Nail has a new book coming out in December titled Matter and Motion: A Brief History of Kinetic Materialism. It will be published with Edinburgh University Press.
Dr. Titus and Dr. Nathan Promoted
August 4, 2023
Please join us in congratulating Dr. Lisa Titus on her promotion to Associate Professor with Tenure and Dr. Marco Nathan on his promotion to Professor!
Dr. Titus joined the department in 2022 and her areas of specialty are Philosophy of the Mind, Epistemology, Cognitive Science, Artificial Intelligence, Philosophy of Action, and Ethics of AI and Robotics.
Dr. Nathan joined the department in 2012 and his areas of specialty are Philosophy of Biology and Philosophy of Science.
We are so happy to have them both as part of our team!