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Baxter accepts post-doc

Janella Baxter (PhD 2017) has accepted a post-doctoral fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh Center for the Philosophy of Science for the 18-19 academic year.

Vatansever in HOPOS

Saniye Vatansever (Phd 2015), who in January started in her new position as Assistant Professor at Bilkent University in Turkey, has had a paper accepted in HOPOS (The Journal of the International Society…

Chancellor's Award recipients

Congratulations to Deborah Haar, Brandon Kidd, Francesco Pesci, and Nader Shoaibi for winning Chancellor’s Awards this year!

In Memoriam: Dorothy L. Grover (1936-2017)

It is with great sorrow that we record the death of Dorothy Grover on November 10, 2017, at Christchurch, Canterbury in New Zealand, surrounded by her family. Dorothy Lucille Grover was born on…

Professor Sedgwick delivering the Bochum Hegel Lecture

Professor Sedgwick is delivering this year’s Bochum Hegel Lecture at the Hegel Archiv and the Center for Research on Classical German Philosophy. The title of her talk is “Purpose in Hegel’s Philosophy of…

Kant and Leibniz on Substance Workshop

On November 12, the philosophy department together with the Institute for the Humanities held a workshop on “Kant and Leibniz on Substance.” The invited speakers were Martha Bolton (Rutgers), Stephen Engstrom (Pittsburgh), James Messina…

In Memoriam: Sandra Bartky

It is with great sadness that we note the death of Sandra Bartky, our former colleague. Sandy was one of the founding members of the UIC philosophy department, and a founding member of…