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Mercier Prize Shortlist for Dr Tina Rock

Congratulations to Lecturer in Philosophy Dr Tina Rock, who has been shortlisted for this year’s Mercier Prize, for her monograph Physis als bewegte Existenz. Eine Ontologie des Konkreten. The Mercier Prize is an annual award intended to reward works related to metaphysics, “first” philosophy, or ontology in their relation to the contemporary world, with a prize fund worth €2,500. The winner will be...

Dundee ranked in global top 50 for impact

The University of Dundee has been placed in the top 50 in the world in the 2020 edition of the Times Higher Education University Impact Rankings. The rankings recognise that the role of universities extends beyond research and teaching to a third mission revolving around engagement, knowledge exchange and innovation for societal good. These rankings measure the global higher education sector’s success in delivering the U...

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Frankenlaw: Community, Division, Modernity (Critical Legal Conference 2020)

This conference is a collaboration between the School of Law and the Scottish Centre for Continental Philosophy at the University of Dundee. The aim is to foster cross-disciplinary links, and the theme of the conference, playing on Dundee’s connections to the work of Mary Shelley, is ‘Frankenlaw: Community, Division, Modernity’.

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On Nature: Recording, Creating, Being - Humanities Undergraduate Conference 2020

The Dundee University Humanities Society invite students, staff and the general public to take part in their Humanities Undergraduate Conference 2020 on the theme of 'On Nature: Recording, Creating, Being'.

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Prehensive Unification and Symbiogenesis: from Whitehead to Margulis (Philosophy Seminar)

Wahida Khandker (Manchester Met University) will give this week's research seminar organised by the Scottish Centre for Continental Philosophy, and part of the Philosophy-Life Sciences seminar series 'Thinking Across Boundaries'.

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