Skip navigation
The Australian National University

News

18
Jul
‘14

David Chalmers TED Talk 2014

Our consciousness is a fundamental aspect of our existence, says philosopher David Chalmers: “There’s nothing we know about more directly…. but at the same time it’s the most mysterious phenomenon in the universe.” He...

» read more

29
Jan
‘14

Hayek Prize awarded to Professor Geoffrey Brennan

The School of Philosophy congratulates Geoff Brennan on being the 2014 recipient of the Hayek medal. There are two medals given out each year -- one to a scholar for academic distinction, the other to a journalist (or occasionally someone else in...

» read more

22
Oct
‘13

Award for Eminent Achievement and Merit of the Highest Order

The School of Philosophy once again finds itself congratulating Professor David Chalmers for an outstanding achievement. Professor Chalmers is the 2013 winner of the Peter Baume Award,  the ANU's most prestigious award. It  recognises...

» read more

27
Aug
‘13

The Power of Images | Peter Herbst Seminars 2013 : New Media and Documentary

Digital Post Production and the Historical Photograph in Documentary Film Documentary filmmakers are increasingly using  digital post production techniques. For instance the visual effect known as 2.5D reverse-engineers static two-dimensional...

» read more

26
Jul
‘13

Philosopher honoured by Australian Economic Society

Geoff Brennan from the School of Philosophy is  this year's recipient of the Economic Society of Australia's Distinguished Fellow Award, "to honour distinguished Australian economists for their contribution to the development of...

» read more

23
Jul
‘13

Award for Excellence in Supervision Award for Excellence in Supervision

The ANU Vice-Chancellor's Awards for Excellence in Education recognise and encourage excellence in both undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and research supervision at the University. The Excellence in Supervision award recognises a...

» read more

22
Jul
‘13

British Academy Honour for ANU Philosopher.

Professor Philip Pettit has joined a long linage of esteemed academics including John Maynard Keynes and CS Lewis following his admission into the British Academy. Professor Pettit was among 15 fellows from outside the UK to be invited into Britain...

» read more

09
Jul
‘13

ANU Philosopher receives Australian Laureate Fellowship

Professesor Kim Sterelny from the School of Philosophy has been awarded an Australian Laureate Fellowship through the Australian Research Council.  Seventeen of Australia's most outstanding researchers will share in $47 million of research...

» read more

04
Jun
‘13

Congratulations on admission to the degree of Phd

The School of Philosophy is pleased to congratulate Rachael Brown and Nicholas Evans on their admission to the degree of PhD. They will graduate in July.

» read more

13
May
‘13

Placement Success for Philosophy Women

Philosophy at ANU continues to rank in the top 10 in the world  and number 1 in Australia (according to recently released QS world university rankings) and at the same time School of Philosophy PhDs are achieving excellent placements globally....

» read more

Updated: 23 July 2017/ Responsible Officer:  Head of School / Page Contact:  Web Publisher