Congratulations to our recent graduates!
May 24, 2017
View our recent graduates in the VCU Philosophy program.
New faculty: Dr. Andrew Moon and Dr. Miles Tucker
May 19, 2017
The philosophy department is pleased to welcome Dr. Andrew Moon and Dr. Miles Tucker, who will join the faculty in fall 2017. Dr. Moon specializes in epistemology and philosophy of mind. Dr. Tucker specializes in ethics, meta-ethics, and aesthetics. Click on the headline to read about the new upper-level courses they are offering this fall.
Professor Mike Valdman answers, Is Donald Trump for real?
August 4, 2015
VCU news offered passersby the chance to ask any question, and then passed the questions on to faculty members. Philosophy professor Mike Valdman answered the question, Is Donald Trump for real? The video is three minutes, but if you want to skip to the part about Trump, go to 1:58: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WEIzml-rQDk
New Concentrations: Philosophy & Science and Philosophy & Law
April 23, 2015
We are pleased to announce two new concentrations within the philosophy major: a Philosophy and Science concentration and a Philosophy and Law concentration. Students can graduate with these concentrations beginning fall 2015. For more information, see the philosophy advisor, Professor Donald Smith.
Seminar in Philosophy (PHIL 490) topics
May 24, 2017
Fall 2017: Belief, Confidence & Doubt, taught by Andrew Moon