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Current Research Students

Our research students join our research community through membership of one of our research clusters or the Centre for Humanities Engaging Science and Society. The lists below show our current students grouped by research area.

 

Aesthetics, Ethics, Environmental and Economic Philosophy and Politics

Name

Start Year

Supervisor

Research Areas

Berwin, Bradley

2018

Dr. Simon James

Animal Ethics

Betinsky, Jakub

2017

Dr. Ben Smith

Ethics (moral realism), Metaphysics, Moral Philosophy (virtue ethics), Fact/value Dichotomy, Philosophy of Action, Elizabeth Anscombe, Bernard Williams, Ludwig Wittgenstein (philosophy of language/mind)

Brown, Jasmine

2016

Dr. Ben Smith

Ethics of Care

Brown, Walter

2012

Prof. Geoffrey Scarre

Moral Philosophy

Donovan, Amber

2020

Dr Clare Mac Cumhaill

Moral and Environmental Philosophy: Gaia

Jacob, Salomé

2014

Prof. Andy Hamilton & Dr. Clare MacCumhaill

Philosophy of mind and philosophy of music

Main, Ruby

2019

Prof. Andy Hamilton & Dr. Ben Smith

The other side of the limit: The changing Conception on ‘nonsense’ in Wittgenstein’s early and later work

Marlow-Stevens, Elliot

2018

Prof. Andy Hamilton

Aesthetics of 20th Century Music

Stuart, Richard

2016

Prof. Geoffrey Scarre

Philosophy - The Foundations of Ethics

Sullivan Carr, Aoife

2019

Prof. Geoffrey Scarre & Dr Joe Saunders

Moral Philosophy, Ethics and Philosophy of Violence

Wee, Michael

2020

Prof. Andy Hamilton

Moral Epistemology after Wittgenstein

Yue, Li

2020

Prof. Andy Hamilton

Aesthetics, Philosophy of Art, Philosophy of Entertainment

Applied Phenomenology

Student

Start Year

Supervisor

Research Areas

Fernandez, Anthony

2015

Dr. Simon James

phenomenology and philosophy of science

Large, Lee

2014

Dr. Sylvie Gambaudo

Researching the reproduction of transgender identities in the context of medicalized narratives

Notess, Susan

2017

Dr. Benedict Smith

Ethics and social epistemology, philosophy of listening

Shannon, Nathan

2012

Dr. Simon James

Moral phenomenology

CHESS

Name

Start Year

Supervisor

Research Areas

Elliott, Alex

2016

Prof. Nancy Cartwright

Pluralism and realism in the philosophy of science

Fonseca, Alexandre

2017

Prof. Julian Reiss

Philosophy of Economics / Social Sciences

Munslow, Tamlyn

2016

Prof. Nancy Cartwright

Evidence Based Policy

Williams, Richard

2016

Prof. Julian Reiss

Political philosophy and metaphysics

History and Philosophy of Science and Medicine

Name

Start Year

Supervisor

Research Areas

Dunn, Rachel

2009

Dr. Matthew Eddy

Seeing and Believing: John Dalton and the Visual Culture of Experimental Science in British Dissenting Academies, 1770-1820

El-Mawas, Omar

2018

Dr. Peter Vickers & Professor Nancy Cartwright

History and Philosophy of Science

Lauman-Lairson, Jessica

2018

Dr. Sara Uckelman

Logic or Philosophy of Science

Malik, Uzma

2018

Dr. Wendy Parker

Philosophy and Climate Science, Philosophy of Science

Moses, Abigail

2019

Dr. Ben Smith & Dr. Kathy Puddifoot

Philosophy of Psychiatry

Sediva, Lenka

2017

Dr. Matthew Eddy

Visual Culture - History and philosophy of science and medicine

Shepherd, John

2019

Dr. Matthew Eddy & Prof. Holger Maehle

The history of American criminological science, and, more specifically, its interaction with clinical experimental approaches to child psychiatry and psychology from c1900 to 1940

Stoyanov, Rossen

2016

Dr. Peter Vickers

Philosophy and History of Science

Mind, Language and Metaphysics

Name

Start Year

Supervisor

Research Areas

Aleksiev, Damjan

2019

Dr. Philip Goff

Philosophy of Mind, panpsychism, the transparency of phenomenal concepts, the powerful qualities view

Goz, Zekiye

2018

Dr. Sara Uckelman

The Possibility of Linguistic Creativity in Artificial Intelligence

Pemberton, John

2020

Dr. Matthew Tugby

Metaphysics, Ontology, Change, Powers, Causation, Mereology

Thomas, Andrew

2017

Dr. Sara Uckelman

Non-existence and intentionality

Zhang, Ruoyu

2014

Dr. Peter Vickers

Metaphysics