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Philosophy

Field Description

The Ph.D. program is designed to be completed in five years. Accordingly, students in the program are typically guaranteed full financial support for five years. The Sage School does not offer a terminal master's degree. For detailed information on the Graduate Program in Philosophy, please visit the Sage School of Philosophy Web site.

Contact Information

Website: http://philosophy.cornell.edu/graduate
Email: philosophy@cornell.edu
Phone: 607 255-3687

218 Goldwin Smith Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY  14853

Subject and Degrees

Concentrations by Subject

Philosophy

  • philosophy

Faculty

Karen Bennett

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Philosophy: philosophy
  • Research Interests: metaphysics; philosophy of mind

Richard Newell Boyd

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Philosophy: philosophy
  • Research Interests: philosophy of science; philosophy of psychology; epistemology; philosophy of language; philosophy of mind

Theodore R. Brennan

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Philosophy: philosophy
  • Research Interests: ancient philosophy; epistemology

Charles Francis Brittain

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Philosophy: philosophy
  • Research Interests: ancient philosophy

J. Matti Exlund

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Philosophy: philosophy
  • Research Interests: philosophy

Carl Allen Ginet

  • Campus: Ithaca - (Graduate School Professor)
  • Concentrations: Philosophy: philosophy
  • Research Interests: metaphysics; epistemology; philosophy of mind; philosophy of language; Wittgenstein; Descartes; Leibniz

Terence Henry Irwin

  • Campus:
  • Concentrations: Philosophy: philosophy

Rachana Kamtekar

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Philosophy: philosophy
  • Research Interests: ancient history, ethics and political philosophy

Michelle A. Kosch

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Philosophy: philosophy
  • Research Interests: Kant; 19th century; ethics; moral psychology

Scott C MacDonald

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Philosophy: philosophy
  • Research Interests: medieval philosophy; philosophy of religion; ethics; epistemology

Kate Manne

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Philosophy: philosophy
  • Research Interests: Ethics

Andres Marmor

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Philosophy: philosophy

Sarah E. Murray

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Philosophy: philosophy
  • Research Interests: Linguistics

Derk Pereboom

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Philosophy: philosophy
  • Research Interests: free will; Kant; philosophy of mind; philosophy of religion

Nicholas Silins

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Philosophy: philosophy
  • Research Interests: epistemology; philosophy of mind

William Starr

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Philosophy: philosophy
  • Research Interests: philosophy of language, logic

Nicholas Sturgeon

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Philosophy: philosophy
  • Research Interests: history of modern philosophy; ethics

Erin Taylor

  • Campus: Ithaca
  • Concentrations: Philosophy: philosophy
  • Research Interests: ethics and political philosophy