Aegina Summer School Cancelled.

Monday 11 May 2020
Unfortunatly, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this year’s Aegina Summer School on Social Cognition has been cancelled. We hope you understand why we have to take this descision. 

The William James Prize

Monday 6 April 2020
Jake Quilty-Dunn, associate member of the IP, has just been announced as the winner of this year’s William James Prize. The Prize is awarded by the Association for the Scientific Study of Consciousness for “the most outstanding single published contribution to the empirical or philosophical study of consciousness”. Jake’s winning paper, “Is Iconic Memory Iconic?”, is published in Philosophy and Phenomenological Research (

Newton International Fellowships Scheme - Funding Available

Wednesday 12 February 2020
Newton International Fellowships The Institute of Philosophy, at the School of Advanced Study, is currently accepting expressions of interest from qualified applicants for the Newton International Fellowships scheme. The Scheme aims to attract the most promising early career postdoctoral researchers from overseas in the humanities.

Call For Papers | Jacobsen Prize In Philosophy | Deadline 27th Jan 2020

Friday 22 November 2019
JACOBSEN PRIZE IN PHILOSOPHY   1. The J A B Jacobsen Prize of the value of £750 is awarded from funds donated to the University by Mr Jacobsen, who was concerned to propagate a better understanding of life as a universal concept, in the interests of minimising egocentricity, nationalism, and sectarianism. 2. Essays should have a title and may be on a topic in any area of Philosophy. A candidate may submit only one essay. If the Jacobsen Committee so advise, the Prize may be shared.  

Call for Papers | Metacognition: new developments and challenges

Friday 22 November 2019
Call For Papers: Metacognition: new developments and challenges   Part of the ERC ‘Metacognition of Concepts’ Project (PI Nicholas Shea) Submission deadline: March 6, 2020 Organizers: Joulia Smortchkova (Oxford/IP London) & Nicholas Shea (Oxford/IP London) Invited Speakers Ophélia Deroy (Munich)  Steve Fleming (UCL)  Louise Goupil (IRCAM)   John Morrison (Columbia)  Josef Perner (Salzburg)  Joëlle Proust (CNRS)  Alex Rosati (Michigan) Topic