Notre Dame’s Philosophy Department is one of the largest and most diverse in the country, offering an unusually broad range of courses and specializations.

Our areas of strength include the analytic and continental traditions as well as all major areas of historical and contemporary philosophy.

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University Requirement for Philosophy


Vincenzo DeRisi (Max-Planck Institut)
February 12, 2016
Yitzhak Melamed (Johns Hopkins Univ.)
February 17, 2016
Derk Pereboom (Cornell)
February 19, 2016

Recent News


Philosophy Faculty Opening

One appointment to begin Fall Semester 2016
Rank: Open
AOS: Kant and/or Early Modern. AOC: Open
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The Experience Project awards $1.7 million to 22 research projects

A research collaboration that aims to build new understanding about how religious and transformative experiences occur and shape people’s lives is awarding its first round of funding with more than $1.7 million going to 22 projects.

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