Welcome Valerye Milleson, Postdoctoral Fellow in Healthcare Ethics
Dr. Valerye Milleson joins the philosophy department as our 2016-17 Postdoctoral Fellow in Healthcare Ethics. She has a PhD in Philosophy and an MS in Biology from Arizona State University, and prior to coming to Charlotte she was a Clinical Ethics Fellow at Albany Medical College where she taught medical students and performed clinical ethics consultations. Her research largely focuses on the ethical and social implications of science, medicine, and technology and how we can (and ought) to engage in moral decision making in the face of these implications.
Dr. Trevor Pearce Awarded NSF Grant
Graduate Recruitment Of Underrepresented Philosophers (GROUP): November 7, 2016
Graduate Recruitment Of Underrepresented Philosophers (GROUP) is a one-day, expense-paid workshop to be held at UNC Charlotte on November 7, 2016, for up to ten promising prospective M.A. students in philosophy from traditionally underrepresented groups. GROUP is designed to increase the diversity of the academic pipeline in the discipline by recruiting a diverse group of undergraduates to UNC Charlotte's philosophy department’s M.A. program in Ethics and Applied Philosophy. For more information including application instructions, click here.
Philosophy Department Newsletter, Spring 2016
Click here to read our new departmental newsletter and find out what our students and faculty have been up to!
How Much Money Do Philosophy Majors Make?
Read what philosophy major, Brandon Nixon, has to say about his time at Google.