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Colloquium Series



In the Stony Brook Philosophy Department, philosophy is more an activity than an artifact, more a collective vocation than a solitary pursuit.


And the Award Goes To

Please join the Department of Philosophy as we proudly recognize  the  accomplishments of our students and colleagues.

President's Award for Excellence in Teaching by a Graduate Student
Stephanie Struble

Chancellor's Award for Student Excellence
Alice Mo  

Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Adjunct Teaching
Jennifer Lyons Carter

2022 Jane & Armando Jannelli - URECA Award
Noor Imran

2022 William James Prize
Caleb Ward

2021 William Thomson, Lord Kelvin Medal and Prize
Robert Crease

The Department of Philosophy is very fortunate to have such talented and inspiring people on our team. 


News & Announcements

Demons to think with - a new kind of university course  
A new course at SBU, promises to be unique in appealing to science and humanities students alike. As featured in
Physics World.


Turning Emotion Prof. Ed Casey has just published Turning Emotion Inside Out:  Affective Life  beyond the Subject . He argues that many emotions do not stem from human subjectivity, as is too often assumed. They also derive from elsewhere: from human/animal relations as well as whole environments and atmospheres.


Prometheus Professor Landon Frim (SBU 2012) and Dr. Harrison Fluss (SBU 2016) just published the monograph  Prometheus and Gaia. Technology, Ecology and Anti-Humanism with Anthem Press (February 2022).