Welcome to Philosophy
The Department of Philosophy at SIU Carbondale offers a major and a minor in philosophy, as well as a pre-law specialization. The Department is a pluralistic one with undergraduate courses in a variety of traditions.
Our internationally-recognized faculty have various specializations: history of philosophy, logic, ethics, metaphysics, political and legal philosophy, the philosophy of science, philosophy of technology, and philosophy of religion.>
We are also the home to unique research centers and curated volumes that attract scholars on a global scale to convene and research from our Southern Illinois campus.