UCL Philosophy



UCL has one of the largest philosophy departments in the UK, with research strengths in many areas.


You can also find a list of our staff, by area of specialisation, on the Research page. Here, they are listed alphabetically (by role).

Academic permanent staff
Research fellows
Associate Lecturers
Affiliated academic staff
Honorary & Emeritus


Administrative staff

The Department Office is located in room 101 of 19 Gordon Square and is open for student enquiries 10-12 and 2-4pm.

Department Manager
Sophie Grant

Graduate Administrator
Richard Edwards

Undergraduate Administrator
Emily Wilkes

BA Teaching and Learning Administrator
Joe Tilley

BA Student Adviser
Karthik Sundaram

Academic staff by administrative role


PhD students
  • Showkat Ali: Ethics, Political Philosophy
  • Euan Allison
  • Thomas Avery
  • George Britten-Neish
  • Christabel Cane
  • Lucas Chebib
  • Chandler Clark
  • Nicholas Currie: Early Modern Philosophy, Kant, History of Logic, Philosophy of Logic, Representationalism
  • Catherine Dale: Early Modern Philosophy, Metaphysics, Philosophy of Language, Feminist Philosophy, (Later) Wittgenstein
  • Luca Dondoni
  • Will Eckersley
  • Sepehr Ehsani
  • Taylor Enoch: Aesthetics, Neuroesthetics, Phenomenology
  • Lawrence Evans
  • Jessica Fischer
  • Josh Goh
  • Alice Harberd
  • Lizzy Holt
  • Jack Hume
  • Tasnim Ismail
  • Kirstine La Cour
  • Antonio Lao
  • Chris Leak
  • Kim Leontiev
  • Michael Markunas: Metaphysics, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Perception and Neuroscience
  • Alex Murphy
  • Oushinar Nath
  • Pat Nogoy
  • Bárbara Núñez de Cáceres Gonzalez
  • Filippa Ronquist
  • Rebecca Rowson
  • Kenta Sekine
  • David Sommer
  • Leora Sung
  • Jean-Philippe Thomas
  • Michael Thorne
  • Nikhil Venkatesh
  • Victor Weber
  • Fiona Whittingham
  • Tom Williams
MPhil Students
  • Samuel Abel
  • Liam Barer
  • Daniel Beatty
  • Rosa Bell
  • Dominic Bowles
  • James Brassington
  • James Cornish
  • Laura Custers
  • Benjamin Davis
  • Beatrice Doidge
  • Thomas Forster
  • India Griffiths
  • Adam Haddour
  • Daniel Hague
  • Matthew Harris
  • Karri Heikkinen
  • Ömer Kayacı
  • Dilara Küçük
  • Hongyi Li
  • Harry Long
  • Katie Lowe
  • Joshua Mellor
  • Jelena Milosavljevic
  • Alba Miriello
  • Dylan Ngan
  • Asia Sakchatchawan
  • Achilleas Sarantaris
  • Erica Stanley
  • Helena Ward
  • Liane Wergen
  • Yiran Yang