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  Professor Alexander Bird
Post(s): Professor of Philosophy, Department of Philosophy
Areas of expertise: My work concerns metaphysics and the theory of knowledge as applied to science. It thus concerns the laws of nature, physical...
Keywords: metaphysics | laws of nature | scientific progress | scientific knowledge | scientific revolutions
 
  Dr Anthony Everett
Post(s): Senior Lecturer, Department of Philosophy
Areas of expertise: I have a broad range of research interests within the philosophy of language, the philosophy of mind, metaphysics, philosophical...
Keywords: philosophy of language | philosophy of mind | metaphysics | logic | aesthetics | Millianism | empty names | semantic paradoxes
 
  Professor Leon Horsten
Post(s): Professor & Head of the School of Arts, Department of Philosophy
Areas of expertise: My research is concentrated chiefly on bringing formal methods to bear on philosophical problems. Formal methods are meant...
Keywords: formal methods | graph theory | probability theory | complexity theory | epistemology | metaphysics | philosophy of language | philosophy of science
 
  Professor James Ladyman
Post(s): Professor, Department of Philosophy
Areas of expertise: My background is in mathematics and theoretical physics, mathematical logic and philosophy. My main area of expertise is...
Keywords: philosophy | philosophy of science | philosophy of physics | metaphysics | philosophy of mathematics | science and religion | epistemology | philosophical logic
 
  Dr Oystein Linnebo
Post(s): Research Associate, Department of Philosophy
Areas of expertise: My main research interests are in the philosophies of logic and mathematics, metaphysics and the philosophy of language....
Keywords: philosophy of logic | philosophy of mathematics | metaphysics | philosophy of language | ontology | individuation | necessary truths
 
  Dr Giles Pearson
Post(s): Senior Lecturer, Department of Philosophy
Areas of expertise: I work on ancient philosophy (especially Plato and Aristotle), metaethics, ethics, and the philosophy of mind. My published...
Keywords: ancient philosophy | metaethics | philosophical psychology | Aristotle | ethics | aesthetics | metaphysics | desire
 
  Dr Andrew Pyle
Post(s): Reader in Early Modern Philosophy, Department of Philosophy
Areas of expertise: I have a very wide range of philosophical interests, but my research is concentrated in two central areas. One is the History...
Keywords: philosophy of science | scientific revolutions | metaphysics | epistemology | Malebranche