published by Neil McDonnell on Thu, 08/21/2014 - 11:35
In December 2013 BPPA were asked to nominate a postgraduate representative to the Executive Committee of the BPA. At the subsequent BPPA committee meeting Neil McDonnell was nominated.
Prior to meeting with the executive the BPPA committee met to discuss what issues could be raised. An email had been sent asking regional reps to forward what concerns they wished to have raised but no issues were forthcoming. Three items were agreed:
published by Neil McDonnell on Wed, 07/23/2014 - 13:14
*Posted on behalf of MAP*
To interested academic philosophers in the UK:
In order to examine and address issues of participation faced by minority and underrepresented groups in academic philosophy (e.g. gender, race, native-language, sexual orientation, class, and disability minorities), a number of UK departments have recently started to build a UK network of chapters of MAP ( www.mapforthegap.com ).
published by Neil McDonnell on Fri, 03/21/2014 - 12:14
The British Postgraduate Philosophy Association Invitation for Applications
to organise and host the second Masterclass of 2014
The BPPA Annual Masterclasses:
The British Postgraduate Philosophy Association puts on two Masterclasses each year. The aim of the BPPA masterclass is to promote focused work and development, as well as professional interaction, in the postgraduate community.
published by Neil McDonnell on Sat, 03/15/2014 - 15:34
2014 BPPA Masterclass: Epistemic Values and Intellectual Virtues, with Prof. Duncan Pritchard and Dr. Allan Hazlett
University of Edinburgh, 11th-12th June 2014
We are glad to announce that the University of Edinburgh will host the BPPA (The British Postgraduate Philosophy Association) masterclass, Epistemic Values and Intellectual Virtues. The masterclass is led by two internationally renowned philosophers on this topic, Prof. Duncan Pritchard and Dr. Allan Hazlett. We warmly invite you to join us.
published by Neil McDonnell on Wed, 12/11/2013 - 16:38
The University of Edinburgh is pleased to announce a call for papers for the 4th Annual Edinburgh Graduate Epistemology Conference. Our keynote speakers this year will be Professor Sanford Goldberg (Northwestern University) and Professor Susanna Siegel (Harvard University). The conference will take place in Edinburgh from 27th-28th June 2014.