Research

Some short videos about our research

Conferences & Workshops

imageThere is a conference or workshop taking place at Sheffield nearly every month, some with guest speakers from around the world, others with a local cast.  Many are organised by our students.  Recent topics include implicit bias, the nature of value, criminal justice, philosophy of mathematics, and teaching philosophy at A-level.

Research Events & Activities

The Research Events & Activities pages provide information about the wide range of other research events and activities in the department, including reading groups and public seminars.

Research Centres & Projects

The Research Centres & Projects pages provide information about the European Journal for Philosophy, the Hang Seng Centre for Cognitive Studies, and a number of major research projects in the department.

Research Ethics

Our research clusters

Research areas our staff work in.

Aesthetics Ethics
Metaphysics Feminism
Politics and Law Logic and Language
History of Philosophy Mind and Cognition
Epistemology and Philosophy of Science Post-Kantian Philosophy (incl. Idealism, Pragmatism and Phenomenology)