Department of Philosophy
Philosophy has been an important part of the Trinity College curriculum since its foundation in 1592. The Department currently consists of seven full– time faculty members , some 20 graduate students and some 200 undergraduate students . The varied research interests of the faculty and graduate students make for a rich and vibrant community .
- Philosophy Students Elected Scholars of the College, 2014
The Department of Philosophy is pleased to congratulate William Michael Foley (PPES), Brigid Eileen Francis-Devine (PPES), Neil Murphy (PPES), Stephen Stack (PPES), Alexandra Bridgit Trant (PPES), Julian Rene Graef (Philosophy & Russian) and Louis Mark Paul O Neill Mahon (Mathematics & Philosophy) who were elected Scholars of the College at a ceremony on Trinity Monday, 7 April 2014.
- Conference Celebrates Ireland's Greatest Philosopher, George Berkeley
One hundred years of Berkeley scholarship at Trinity was marked at an international conference organised by the Department of Philosophy.
- Fully Funded Graduate Research Studentships in Philosophy
Applications are invited for one, or more, fully funded (Home/EU) Graduate Research studentship in Philosophy at Trinity College Dublin. The deadline for applications is 10 March 2014. Please contact Lilian Alweiss email@example.com for further details.
In The Spotlight
The Donnellan Lectures
Professor David Chalmers (ANU and NYU) will give the 2014 Donnellen Lectures in Philosophy.
International Conference on Berkeley's Three Dialogues
4-6 April 2014 the Department will host an international conference on Berkeley's Three Dialogues Between Hylas and Philonous.