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20
Feb
‘15

Congratulations to Daniel Nolan

Professor Daniel Nolan has been awarded a National Humanities Center Fellowship for the American Academic year 2015-2016. These are very competitive and prestigious fellowships; a real credit to the quality of Professor Nolan's research. The...

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13
Nov
‘14

David Chalmers inspires the title of new Tom Stoppard play 'The Hard Problem'

Tom Stoppard: The Hard Problem One of the most celebrated British playwrights, Tom Stoppard delivers a play every four or five years: he chooses a subject matter, usually abstract, heavily researches it and then works out its dramatic...

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08
Nov
‘16

Philosophy 2017 Australian Research Council Grant Recipients

Thirteen projects proposed by academics from the College of Arts and Social Sciences have received funding from the Australian Research Council (ARC). A range of projects from the College have won a total of $5.1m in funding, this includes two ARC...

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07
Nov
‘16

Congratulations to Dr Koji Tanaka for receiving an ANU RSSS Infrastructure Grant

Dr Koji Tanaka has received an ANU RSSS Infrastructure Grant to create a library of Buddhist and cross-cultural philosophical materials and translations. The RSSS Infrastructure Grants Scheme is for funding equipment purchases or making investments...

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31
Oct
‘16

Academic Promotions Within the School of Philosophy: Seth Lazar and Nicholas Southwood

There have been two recent academic promotions wihtin the School of Philosophy. Dr Seth Lazar, and Dr Nicholas Southwood have both been awarded promotions in recognition of their academic achievements and contributions to the ANU School of...

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07
Oct
‘16

Dr Seth Lazar Recieves an Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia Commendation for Early Career Research

Dr Seth Lazar has been awarded a Panel Commendation for Early Career Research by the Academy of Social Sciences in Australia. The Academy honours Australians in the early part of their career who have achieved excellence in scholarship in one or...

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09
Aug
‘16

John Passmore Lecture: Changing Visions of an Egalitarian Society

The annual John Passmore Lecture took place on Tuesday the 2nd of August at the Innovations Theatre on the ANU campus. The 2016 John Passmore Lecture was given by Professor Elizabeth Anderson; Arthur F. Thurnau Professor, John Dewey Distinguished...

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08
Aug
‘16

2016 Jack Smart Lecture: Cognition as a social skill

The ANU School of Philosophy presented the 2016 Jack Smart Memorial Lecture by Professor Sally Haslanger on the 27th of July. A Podcast of the event is available through the Experience ANU Soundcloud account. Sally Haslanger is Ford Professor of...

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27
Jun
‘16

Seminar talk: Moral Judgments on Risk and Moral Heuristics

You are invited to a seminar talk at the ANU Research School of Psychology: Date and Time: Friday 1st July, 2:00pm - 3:00 pm Location:  Peter Baume Building (42a), Room 2.01 Presenter: Fei Song, Department of Philosophy, The University of...

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27
Jun
‘16

Gravity: Its History and Philosophy - Call for Papers

University of Colorado at Boulder Oct. 28 -30, 2016 Invited speakers Peter Saulson, Syracuse University, LIGO Michel Janssen, University of Minnesota Peter Bender, JILA, University of Colorado The conference topic is gravity from antiquity to...

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