The Faculty’s reputation draws many distinguished visiting philosophers each year from around the world to give lectures or seminars. Almost every major philosopher speaks in Oxford at some time.
Philosophy at Oxford
Oxford is one of the world's great centres for philosophy. There are over 50 full-time permanent members of the Faculty of Philosophy, each with a college Fellowship, together with a still larger number of associate members, between them covering a vast range of subjects within philosophy.
Many are international leaders in their fields. The Faculty of Philosophy is one of the largest departments of philosophy in the world, and is widely recognized to be amongst the best.