Departmental & Faculty News

John Taber wins NEH Grant

Posted: Aug 05, 2015 - 07:32am

John Taber has been awarded funds totaling $160,000 through the NEH's Scholarly Editions and more

John Taber Named Regents' Professor

Posted: Jul 27, 2015 - 10:52am

Congratulations to Professor John Taber for being named Regents' Professor by the UNM College of more

Becker and Murphy Promoted!

Posted: Jul 27, 2015 - 10:50am

We are pleased to announce that Kelly Becker has been promoted to the rank of Full Professor, and more

Upcoming Events


Guest Speaker: Olivier Mathieu

Feb 05, 2016 - 03:30pm
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O'Neil Lecture

Why Was Spinoza Excommunicated?

Feb 18, 2016 - 04:00pm
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Department of Philosophy

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1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131

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Phone: (505) 277-2405
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Department of Philosophy

About Us

The University of New Mexico Department of Philosophy is a community of faculty and students who are actively engaged in a wide range of philosophical projects.  The Department combines research strengths in both Western and Asian philosophy, which allows us to offer our students a unique training that spans different historical periods and different philosophical traditions. 

Enjoy exploring our website to learn more about us.

Student News

David Liakos wins essay prize

Posted: Aug 04, 2015 - 01:02pm

Congratulations to David Liakos for earning the Graduate Student Essay Prize sponsored by the Rocky more

Information for Graduating Students

Posted: Apr 06, 2015 - 02:22pm

All undergraduate and graduate students who are earning a degree in Philosophy this year are very more

Summer and Fall 2015 Course Descriptions Now Posted

Posted: Apr 06, 2015 - 02:16pm

Under the Courses tab of our web site, you can now find the descriptions of all the courses that we more

Congratulations to Joseph Spencer!

Posted: Mar 25, 2015 - 04:00pm

Congratulations to Joseph Spencer, he successfully defended his dissertation, Formalism more

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