Research Specializations

The Penn Philosophy department is an active research department. Below, you see a list of our faculty who research in various areas. To learn about some of our primary areas of research, click on a topic heading on the left menu bar (under "Research").

Aesthetics

Ancient Philosophy

Behavioral Decision Making

Behavioral Ethics

Bioethics

Business Ethics

Cognitive Science

Computational Modeling

Early Modern Philosophy

Epistemology

Ethics

Formal Epistemology

Gender and the Law

Kant

Logic

Metaethics

Philosophy of Action

Philosophy of Biology

Philosophy of Chemistry

Philosophy of Cognitive Science

Philosophy of Education

Philosophy of Language

Philosophy of Law

Philosophy of Mathematics

Philosophy of Mind

Philosophy of Psychology

Philosophy of Race

Philosophy of Science

Philosophy of Social Science

Political Philosophy

Rational Choice Theory

Vision

Women in Philosophy