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CFP: University of Calgary’s 4th Annual Philosophy Graduate Student Conference

November 28, 2014 by


University of Calgary's 4th Annual Philosophy Graduate Student Conference Theme: Philosophy of Science Friday, March 13th and Saturday March 14th, 2015. Keynote speakers: John Norton (Pittsburgh) and C. Kenneth Waters (Calgary) The conference theme is 'Philosophy of Science'. This theme was chosen to follow the successful Calgary Summit of Philosophers of Science held in September, […]

University of Calgary: 5th ranked Philosophy Program in Canada (according the the new PGR)

November 17, 2014 by


Some preliminary results from the PGR are in and the University of Calgary is now recognized as a top 5 program in Philosophy in all of Canada (See Brian Leiter’s recent blog post claiming this here). We recently hired Ken Waters (Philosophy of Science/Biology) and with some great work being done by our younger philosophers […]

In Memoriam: Dennis Mckerlie (1948-2014)

May 12, 2014 by

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Sad News! From the University of Calgary Department Head, Nicole Wyatt: DENNIS MCKERLIE (1948-2014) I’m very saddened to share the news that Professor Dennis McKerlie passed away late last week. Dennis received his DPhil from Oxford in 1977 and joined the University of Calgary in 1984. He was a distinguished scholar, best known for his […]

CFP: *Extended Deadline* 3rd Annual University of Calgary Graduate Philosophy Conference

December 23, 2013 by

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  Graduate students at the University of Calgary are hosting their 3rd annual conference on Saturday, March 8, 2014.  This year’s theme is “Self and Society: Authenticity, Autonomy, and Identity”.     Keynote speakers: Sarah Buss (University of Michigan) Mark Migotti (University of Calgary)   Submission deadline EXTENDED: Sunday, JANUARY 5, 2014.   Inquiries:  Shelley […]