The 2020 workshop online

The 2020 Wonder Philosophy workshop will take place September 26-27th, 2020 online (through Zoom). Applications are now closed. Please be sure you can commit to attending and participating for both days of the workshop.


Saturday, September 26

10:30-11:00 Introduction & group discussion

11:00 – 1:00 Session 1: where to apply?

1:00 – 2:00 Lunch

2:00-3:45 Session 2: the application package

4:00-5:00 Faculty Panel: What I look for in admission (with Mark Fiocco, Cailin O’Connor, Casey Perin)

Sunday, September 27

11:00-1:00 Session 3: what does it take to get through? Money, time, climate.

1:00-2:00 Lunch

2:00-2:45 Session 4: job prospects of philosophy PhDs

3:00-4:00 Graduate Student Panel: How to get through graduate school (with Adam Chin, Alysha Kassam, David Mwakima, Natalia Nealon)

4:00-4:15 Closing remarks: additional resources

(all times are in PST)


The 2020 workshop is put together by the following team:

The 2020 Wonder Philosophy Workshop is being supported by University of California, Irvine’s Logic and Philosophy of Science Department and the Department of Philosophy.