• Emerson Hall Entrance

    Harvard Department of Philosophy

    Our department has a rich and distinguished history

  • Undergraduate student

    An Exciting Present

    Our undergraduate & graduate students benefit from close interaction with a distinguished faculty

  • Alison Simmons lecturing

    Outstanding and Engaging Faculty

    Our faculty members are both accomplished scholars and stimulating teachers

  • Doctoral student

    Become Part of Our Future

    At Harvard University's Department of Philosophy, you help shape who we will become

  • Emerson Hall Entrance

    Harvard Department of Philosophy

    Our department has a rich and distinguished history

  • Undergraduate student

    An Exciting Present

    Our undergraduate & graduate students benefit from close interaction with a distinguished faculty

  • Sean Kelly lecturing

    Outstanding and Engaging Faculty

    Our faculty members are both accomplished scholars and stimulating teachers

  • Doctoral student

    Become Part of Our Future

    At Harvard University's Department of Philosophy, you help shape who we will become

  • Emerson Hall Entrance

    Harvard Department of Philosophy

    Our department has a rich and distinguished history

  • Doctoral student

    An Exciting Present

    Our undergraduate & graduate students benefit from close interaction with a distinguished faculty

  • Susanna Siegel lecturing

    Outstanding and Engaging Faculty

    Our faculty members are both accomplished scholars and stimulating teachers

  • Doctoral student

    Become Part of Our Future

    At Harvard University's Department of Philosophy, you help shape who we will become

Upcoming Events

Feb 26

Department Colloquium

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Emerson 305

Stephen Darwall  (Yale)

Reception in Robbins Library following the lecture

Sponsored by the M&P Workshop

Mar 12

Department Colloquium

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Emerson 305

Sarah Moss (Michigan)

Reception in Robbins Library following the lecture

Mar 24

Cogntitive Theory and the Arts Seminar

7:00pm

Location: 

Barker Center, Room 133

Sean Kelly (Harvard) "Techne, Technology, and Truth from Aristotle to Foucault"

Sponsored by the Mahindra Humanities Center, Harvard University

Apr 02

Department Colloquium

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Emerson 305

Jenny Saul (Sheffield)

Reception in Robbins Library following the lecture

Sponsored by the M&E Workshop

Apr 17

Whitehead Lecures

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Emerson 210

David Velleman (NYU)

Apr 18

2015 Harvard-MIT Graduate Conference in Philosophy

(All day)

Location: 

TBA

Keynote Speaker: Robert Stalnaker, Lawrence S. Rockefeller Professor of Philosophy, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

We invite submissions from graduate students for a conference hosted by the Philosophy Departments at Harvard University and MIT to be held on April 18th, 2015 at Harvard University.  Papers from all areas of philosophy are welcome, and we especially encourage authors from underrepresented groups in philosophy to submit.