The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Placement updates

Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Another year, another job market season. While some of these appointments are already reflected on our placement page, we want to highlight the most recent news from last years' job market season. ...

Kornblith's latest book out with Cambridge University Press

Monday, August 12, 2019

Professor Hilary Kornblith's latest book is hot off the press.

Mooney interviewed in Capturing Christianity

Monday, August 12, 2019

Justin Mooney, a PhD candidate in the Philosophy Department, was recently interviewed for the podcast Capturing Christianity. The interview is partly about Justin's recently published paper in...

Kornblith to give lectures in Urbino Summer School

Monday, August 12, 2019

Professor Hilary Kornblith will be giving a lecture as part of the the 3rd Urbino Summer School in Epistemology. The school is organized by the Società Italiana di Filosofia Analitica and will take...
Vere Chappell

Memorial Service for Vere Chappel [UPDATED]

Friday, June 21, 2019

A memorial service for Vere Chappel (1930-2019), Distinguished Professor Emeritus, will be held on Saturday, July 6, 2019 in the Old Chapel at UMass Amherst, from 2pm to 4pm.

Julia Jorati Coming to UMass

Friday, April 5, 2019

We are very happy to announce that Professor Julia Jorati will be joining our faculty beginning Fall 2019.  Professor Jorati received her Ph.D. from Yale University in 2013 and has been on the...