We are the largest teaching and research centre for Philosophy in Ireland. The School of Philosophy was recognized as one of the top schools in the English Speaking World for graduate studies in Twentieth Century Continental Philosophy by the Philosophical Gourmet.

We are unique in the broad range of research and teaching interests we offer. Our areas of expertise include Contemporary European (Continental) Philosophy, Analytic Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Philosophy of Law, Political Philosophy and Cognitive Science. Our members of staff have published widely in the history of philosophy, political philosophy, philosophy of mind, philosophy of language, and are prominent in international academic circles.

Brian O'Connor
Head of School

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