Philosophy: Are you Deep Enough?
"Philosophy at BGSU"
The Department of Philosophy is an internationally recognized community of scholars and students, known widely for its specialization in, and contributions to, moral philosophy, broadly construed. That includes metaethics, normative ethics, applied ethics, political philosophy and aesthetics. Undergraduate students may earn a B.A. in philosophy, and graduate students may earn a Masters or Ph.D. in the Department's Applied Philosophy program. The Department is committed to providing the highest quality of education for students as well as to increasing the body of philosophical knowledge.
News & Information
Employment Opportunities in Philosophy at BGSU: Adjunct positions starting Fall 2014 click here
Dr. Albert Dzur is to present at Keeble College, Oxford University at the Howard League conference on penal reform. Click here for details.
New Faculty Members Fall 2013 We welcome two new permanent faculty members this Fall: Helen Yetter-Chappell and Richard Yetter Chappell
Three long-serving faculty members retired in the summer of 2013: Professors Michael Bradie, Fred Miller and Jeffrey Paul. They will be sorely missed, but we hope to see them around the department in their new instantiations.
Bradley Gabbard, one of our ABD graduate students and full-time instructors passed away in May 2013. Our deepest sympathies are with his family and friends.
Colloquia & Events
Monday December 16, 2013
"Why Not Capitalism?"
301 Shatzel Hall
(Click here for directions)
Next Department Colloquium Bowling Green Workshops in Applied Ethics and Public Policy
"Political Utopia: Promise or Peril?"
April 25-26, 2014
Click here to view Call for Abstracts
Ray Frey Memorial Gathering
April 6, 2013
Click here to view pictures and hear recordings of speeches